Boston College Introduction
Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,150 full-time undergraduates and 4,420 graduate and professional students. Ranked 31 among national universities, Boston College has 758 full-time and 1,096 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $956 million, and an endowment in excess of $2.2 billion.Job Description
Reporting to the Assistant Director, Student Receivables, the Accounting and Collections Associate is responsible for the monitoring and resolution of a particular caseload of student receivable accounts. This includes working with families to provide the best option for them to resolve their account. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: applying holds, deferments, assisting with financial aid applications, initiating payment plans with families, and all necessary collection activity for past due tuition accounts. Accounting responsibilities include balancing the loan monthly trial balance, create appropriate journal entries to PeopleSoft and reconciling loan funds to PeopleSoft financials and bank accounts. Student Loan Payment processing is also required.
Full-Time Equivalent Hiring Range: $42,400 to $53,000; salary commensurate with relevant experience.Requirements
Associate’s degree in Business, Accounting or related field required.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business, or related field preferred.
Three to five years of experience in a Student Financial Services environment required.
Previous experience in fund accounting, PeopleSoft financials, and collections desirable.
Boston College conducts background checks as part of the hiring process.
Boston College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of any legally protected category including disability and protected veteran status. To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at http://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity.