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Accounting and Student Accounts Assistant

Divine Mercy University in Sterling, VA, USA


$40,000 to $45,000 Annually

Benefits Offered

401K, Dental, Life, Medical, Vision

Employment Type


Why Work Here?

“Opportunity for personal and professional growth in a highly motivated and demanding environment.”

Divine Mercy University is looking for an Accounting and Student Accounts Assistant to join our team and contribute to our mission by supporting our accounting efforts.

The Accounting Assistant will have a unique opportunity to grow as a professional in a highly motivating and demanding work environment. Duties and responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:

Assists the Director of Accounting with organizing, managing, and overseeing all aspects of Student Accounts .
Creates invoices; posts receipts; reconciles financial aid, and other fees.
Handles telephone and e-mail correspondence from students in a timely manner.
Processes refund checks.
Prepares deposit and receipt entries.
Assists in the updating of, development and implementation of policies and procedures relevant to the efficient operation of the Business Office.
Interfaces with offices of Registrar, Financial Aid, Student Affairs in executing school policies and procedures as outlined in the Academic catalog.
Organizes student folders and files paperwork.
Provide accounting and clerical support to the Director of Accounting
Assists with A/P, processing bills from vendors
Other duties as assigned by the Director of Accounting.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Bachelor's degree with a concentration in accounting or finance.
Minimum of two years' experience in a fast-paced business office.
Experience with student information systems required; knowledge of Quickbooks a plus.
Superior customer service is essential, including written and oral communication.
Ability to work as part of a team and independently.
Strong knowledge of Excel and other related software

Divine Mercy University

About Divine Mercy University:

Divine Mercy University (DMU) is a Catholic graduate school of psychology and counseling, founded in 1999 as the Institute for the Psychological Sciences. The University is dedicated to the scientific study of psychology with a Catholic understanding of the person, marriage, and the family. The University offers Master of Science (M.S.) and Doctoral (Psy.D.) degrees in Clinical Psychology, a Master of Science (M.S.) degree in Psychology and a Master of Science (M.S.) in Counseling.

NONDISCRIMINATION STATEMENT: Committed to the teaching of Vatican Council II that every type of discrimination, whether social or cultural, whether based on sex, race, color, social condition, language or religion, is to be overcome and eradicated as contrary to God's intent (Gaudium et Spes, 29), DMU is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is actively committed to increasing diversity within its community. DMU encourages applications from persons of color, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities.

Company address: 45154 Underwood Ln, Sterling VA

Posted date: 28 days ago

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