Work at Candler


Work at Candler

Candler at Emory University provides an uncommonly rewarding work environment. People are drawn to work here to enrich and change lives. They are attracted by the opportunity to participate in the community life of a top-ranked university. Emory ranks as the third-largest private employer in the metro Atlanta area. Candler students may seek internships and part-time jobs on campus with various departments and research projects.

Current Openings

Accounting Assistant - WMEI

JOB DESCRIPTION: Performs routine accounting and administrative duties and maintains various accounting related files, databases and supporting documentation. Reviews and processes payment requests, prepares and records billing charges, writes receipts for monies paid/received, and processes inter- and intra-departmental charges and fund transfers. Prepares requests for general and travel reimbursements, routes checks to appropriate parties, and follows up on unclaimed or incomplete checks. Prepares petty cash checks. Generates, reviews and prepares purchase orders and invoices for payment. Resolves vendor-related questions pertaining to invoices/charges and follows up on cancelled or delayed deliveries. Orders, receives and distributes supplies and equipment. May collect past due balances on customer accounts. Performs related responsibilities as required.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: A high school diploma or equivalent. One year of accounting clerk experience.


  • An academic background with direct accounting and spreadsheet experience within a similar environment is strongly preferred. 
  • Proficiency with computer applications: Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and/or Web program experience preferred. 
  • Position requires attention to detail, excellent interpersonal and communication skills to deal effectively with varied national and international communities and multiple tasks. 
  • Knowledge of the Methodist Church and experience in working with conferences and seminars are assets.

Qualified candidates should apply online at Job Requisition 44039BR.

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Emory University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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