Business Manager/Account Payable Clerk

KOOTENAI SCHOOL DISTRICT   Harrison, ID   Full-time     Accounting
Posted on September 21, 2021

Kootenai Jt. School District Harrison ID is seeking a Full-Time Business Manager/Account Payable Clerk

Qualifications: Applicants must have a high school diploma and previous experience in business, accounting, or secretarial skills. A strong background in budgeting is preferred, including an understanding of the principles and practices of financial accounting and reporting procedures consistent with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), federal, and state law, administrative rules, and board policy. Ability to maintain accurate and precise records according to federal and state law, and board policy. Experienced with computers, including word processing, databases, spreadsheets, and reports. Must have exceptional organizational, interpersonal skills and be detail-oriented. Applicants must be extremely self-motivated and have excellent communication skills. Maintain confidentiality of staff and students. The selected applicant must be able to pass a criminal background check.

Preferred Qualifications: Applicants are not required to have a business or accounting degree, but it is preferred. Previous experience working for a school district, specifically using Skyward software. Knowledge of board policy, governing school districts: including those related to administration, risk management, purchasing, transportation, food service, school plant operations, and facility planning.

Salary/ Benefits: Pay rate dependent on experience. Employee medical and dental insurance coverage is paid 100% by the district. Working from home option may be considered.

Completed applications will be accepted in the District Office until the position is filled. Hiring preference will be given to Kootenai School District #274 residents. Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, or disability. In addition, preference may be given to veterans that qualify under state and federal laws and regulations. If auxiliary aids or services are needed for individuals with disabilities, please call human resources at 208-689-3631.

The Kootenai School District is Drug and Tobacco-Free Workplace.