Full-Time Accountant

Angelina College
Job Description
POSITION: Full-Time Accountant – Lufkin



Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Business required.
Two years’ accounting experience; knowledge of current GAAP required.
Demonstrated ability to work with cross-functional teams required.
Excellent interpersonal, communication, analytical, problem solving and accounting skills required.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.
Strong computer/technical skills and experience with spreadsheets, charts, and databases required.
Governmental or higher education experience preferred.
Demonstrate sensitivity to students with diverse academic, socio-economic, cultural and ethnic backgrounds, including those with disabilities.
Understand how to work successfully as a team within all levels of the organization and know how to contribute to the mission of the college.

It is the intent of the basic job requirements, duties, and responsibilities that these minimum requirements should, therefore, be referred to as a guide for, rather than a limitation to the services required.


The position will report to the Assistant Controller for job responsibilities and other College related activities as outlined in the Policies and Procedures Manual. Essential duties include but are not limited to the following:

Assist in creating a customer service orientated environment within the Business Office;
Approve DPS and manual check requests for Funds 10, 20, and 43;
Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual investment reports for the college and its endowment;
Manage and track collections efforts;
Review and compare initial budget input in the College’s accounting system and subsequent budget adjustments;
Review purchase orders and check requests for adherence to the College’s budget, College policies and governmental regulations;
Assist with reviewing timecard and payroll authorization forms, journal entries, expenditure reports, and reimbursement requests;
Prepare monthly bank account reconciliations;
Provide assistance to auditors performing grant related audits or monitoring visits and respond to agencies requesting information for desk reviews;
Balance and process daily deposits;
Prepare monthly sales tax report and quarterly hotel occupancy tax; and
Prepare schedule of Federal Awards and Schedule of Expenditures of State Awards for the annual CAFR.


Annual salary of $32,000 – $42,000 in addition to excellent employee benefits. Proof of identity and eligibility to work in the United States must be verified for successful candidate.


A letter of interest, completed application form, a resume, and college transcripts are required for an applicant to be considered. Screening of qualified applicants will begin and continue until the position is filled. This is a security sensitive position and an appropriate background investigation will be made on applicants being strongly considered for the position. Please download and save the application to your computer before completing. The application may be downloaded via our website at http://www.angelina.edu/hr-jobs/ or application forms may be requested from Human Resources. Please submit the complete application packet to: Human Resources, Angelina College, P.O. Box 1768, Lufkin TX 75902-1768, fax to 936-633-3230 or e-mail to ewalker@angelina.edu.

Angelina College is a great place to work and Lufkin is a great place to live! From the arts to the outdoors, Lufkin offers a wide variety of entertainment activities. We have many parks and our residents enjoy spending time walking and biking on the beautiful Azalea Trail. Golfers have a choice of four different courses. Lake Sam Rayburn provides opportunities for fishing and boating. Families often enjoy spending a day at Ellen Trout Zoo. For those who prefer shopping and dining, Lufkin has a wide variety of shops and restaurants offering everything from antiques to clothing and home-style cooking to fine dining. Our downtown area offers quaint boutiques and is the scene of many community events. Spending a day at a museum doesn’t require a long drive to the big city. Lufkin is home to the Museum of East Texas, the Texas Forestry Museum, and the Naranjo Natural History Museum. The arts come alive with organizations like Angelina Arts Alliance, which hosts the performing arts from around the world.

With all that it offers in recreation and entertainment, Lufkin really is a great place to live.

Angelina College is a comprehensive community college of 5,200 students located in Lufkin, Angelina County, Texas, and serving twelve counties of East Texas. Lufkin is a city of 38,000 people, situated about 120 miles northeast of Houston, 112 miles southwest of Shreveport, Louisiana, and 165 miles southeast of Dallas.

Angelina College reserves the right to extend search or not offer position advertised.

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