Human Resources

Hours: Monday–Friday, 8:30am–4:30pm

Employment Opportunities

Within a supportive community, Nichols College transforms today’s students into tomorrow’s leaders through a dynamic, career-focused business and professional education. Our faculty and staff take seriously their role in transforming students into successful graduates who respond to challenges, are eager for responsibility and assume significant roles in the global economy. If that sounds like you, consider joining our campus community.

Open Positions | Faculty

 

APPLICATION INFORMATION:

Please forward a letter of interest, resume, and the names of three professional references to:

Department of Human Resources
Nichols College
123 Center Road
Dudley, MA 01571
humanresources@nichols.edu

Nichols College is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women and minorities to apply.

 

Open Positions | Professional

Staff Accountant

DEPARTMENT: Financial Operations

REPORTS TO: Assistant Controller

JOB SUMMARY:

This position demonstrates general accounting knowledge in all principal areas including revenues, expenses, assets, liabilities, and net assets.  This position will perform broad accounting/finance functions and provide general support to the Assistant Controller and the Controller with varying financial/accounting tasks. Position will require strict adherence to deadlines and timeliness of all tasks.  Work performed must be accurate and attention to detail must be high.  This position will be expected to provide a high level of service both internally to the College community and externally to third parties.  A desire to learn and implement new technologies and procedures is anticipated.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for assisting in the preparation and administration of various books and records
  • Preparation of financial reports, journal entries, reconciliations and other general accounting functions
  • Assisting with financial audits and year-end close
  • Additional responsibilities and duties as needed

PREPARATION, KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance required.  A minimum of one year experience required, additional experience a plus.  Ideal candidate will be motivated to acquire further accounting education.  Position will require proficiency in Microsoft Office, with a strong knowledge of Excel.  Organization, initiative and attention to detail are critical to be successful in this role.  Knowledge of Ellucian Colleague or other financial system is preferred.  Excellent communication skills, written and verbal, and a high level of interpersonal skills are important in this role.

PHYSICAL JOB COMPONENTS:

  • Repetitive movement of hands and fingers – typing and/or writing
  • Occasional standing, walking, stooping, kneeling or crouching
  • Reach with hands and arms
  • Talk and hear
  • Ability to use computer
  • Ability to communicate in writing and orally
  • Ability to proofread documents and check for accuracy

APPLICATION INFORMATION:

    Department of Human Resources
    Nichols College
    123 Center Road
    Dudley, MA 01571
    humanresources@nichols.edu