Student Accounting Assistant
The UWM Foundation’s mission is to support the educational, literary and scientific endeavors of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee by receiving, managing and distributing gifts to benefit the University’s students, faculty, programs and community. In addition, the UWM Foundation created two affiliated organizations, the UWM Real Estate Foundation and the UWM Research Foundation. The UWMREF works to develop and manage real property for the benefit of the campus and students and the UWMRF provides support to campus research and research commercialization. These three organizations work together to further the University’s mission.
In order to continue its growth, the UWM Foundation is seeking a part-time, Student Accounting Assistant to support the Accounting Department, reporting directly to the Controller. This position will primarily be responsible for a variety of accounting related projects in support of the Controller, Chief Operating Officer and the Accounting Specialist. This position will also prepare accounting schedules for yearend audit, assist the accounting staff on monthly, quarterly and yearend close and utilize excel and Fundware to complete assignments.
The individual hired must be able to work 10 – 15 hours a week during the school year, and work approximately 20 hours a week over winter and summer breaks. Flexible schedule to work around classes.
This individual will be a student at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, majoring in Accounting, have completed or currently be taking Intermediate Accounting and have good written and oral communications skills.
The UWM Foundation, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO)
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Mail: 1440 East North Ave. | Milwaukee, WI 53202