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Nelnet, Inc.

Associate Accountant II

Nelnet, Inc. - Lincoln, NE

Develop, prepare, and analyze financial and operating data while performing a variety of complex cash and general accounting duties.\r
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\tPerform daily or other cycle custodial and other reconciliations.\r
\tInitiate and monitor cash and other activity\r
\tProvide guidance and training support to Associate Accountants I or interns, as necessary.\r
\tReconcile cash or general ledger accounts, researching and resolving offages.\r
\tProvide information to other areas of the company.\r
\tApply cash payments to Account Receivable accounts, monitor and follow up on past due accounts.\r
\tWork with internal departments, as well as outside agencies, on accounting issues.\r
\tAssist Associate Accountant I with daily or monthly tasks, including accounts payable processing, credit card chargeback activity or invoice payment processing.\r
\tAct as a liaison for special products such as insurance companies for the Peace of Mind Program.\r
\tProvide support on International Accounting activity.\r
\tProvide backup support as directed by supervisor.\r
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EDUCATION: \r
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Associate or greater degree in Accounting or related area.\r
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EXPERIENCE: \r
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2 years of accounting experience, reconciling experience.\r
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COMPETENCIES SKILLS\/KNOWLEDGE\/ABILITIES:\r
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\tStrong skills in Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word, and Outlook. Ability to update and create Excel documents using multiple formulas and shortcuts.\r
\tAbility to maintain accountability, confidentiality, ethics, integrity and to share information with resources appropriately.\r
\tAbility to work independently, as well as to work cooperatively within own team and with other teams to achieve common goals.\r
\tGood attention to detail.\r
\tPossess good judgement in dealing with business duties.\r
\tAbility to solve problems.\r
\tAble to be flexible and adaptable while managing multiple priorities.\r
\tGood oral and written communication skills.\r
\tGeneral knowledge of accounting practices and procedures.\r
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EEO Statement:\r
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Nelnet is an Equal Opportunity Employer, complies with Executive Order 11246, and takes affirmative action to ensure that qualified applicants are employed, and that employees are treated during employment, without regard to race, color, religion\/creed, national origin, gender, or sex, marital status, age, disability, use of a guide dog or service animal, sexual orientation, military\/veteran status, or any other status protected by Federal or State law or local ordinance. Qualified individuals with disabilities who require reasonable accommodations in order to apply or compete for positions at Nelnet may request such accommodations by contacting Nelnet Talent Acquisition & Recruiting.\r
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Nelnet is a Drug Free and Tobacco Free Workplace.\r
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Associate Accountant II Nelnet, Inc. - Lincoln, NE, United States

   

Location: Lincoln, NE

Company Profile:
By helping people accomplish their educational goals instead of focusing on ourselves, we collectively have a huge impact on the quality of their lives, making the world a place where fulfilling dreams is possible. As we help families set up payment plans to better afford an education, support families' efforts to successfully plan for college, explain options to make it easier to pay back student loans, and simply answer questions, every interaction we have with customers impacts their educational experience, and I am proud to be a part of it.