Posted: Jun 15, 2022

Accounts Payable Technician

Application Deadline: N/A

Accounts Payable Technician


Coastal Carolina University is accepting applications for an Accounts Payable Technician for the department of Financial Services.


Duties include, but are not limited to: receiving and coordinating accounts payable documentation, including payment requests to vendors and reimbursements for travel and other expenses; collecting, securing approvals and screening expenditure payment requests for account accuracy, evidence of receipt of goods or services and authorization; protecting University resources and monitoring for fraud and abuse; ensuring appropriate sales and use taxes are applied; performing daily routine checks on problem situations and contacting vendors or departments if needed for problem resolution; serving as back-up for the University’s travel card program including the dissemination of program information to various departments and cardholders, program expansion, training and compliance monitoring with University policies, and protecting University resources and monitoring for fraud and abuse; analyzing Travel Card charges in the Works System; making sure that the allocations match the Travel Authorizations and reviewing receipts attached for the validity of the charge; performing petty cash audits throughout the year and reconciling differences; keeping supervisor updated as to the status of the assigned work and any irregularities or problems; and performing other duties as assigned.


Requirements: An associate's degree in accounting or related field is required. Three (3) years of clerical accounting/bookkeeping experience or equivalent combination of education, training and experience is also required.  Prior Ellucian Colleague and Perceptive Content experience is preferred.


Coastal Carolina University is a public comprehensive liberal arts institution located in Conway, South Carolina, minutes from the Atlantic coastal resort city of Myrtle Beach. Coastal Carolina University enrolls over 10,000 students from 46 states and 53 nations. The University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the baccalaureate and selective master’s degrees of national and/or regional significance in the arts and sciences, business, humanities, education, and health and human services, a specialist degree in educational leadership, and Ph.D. degrees in Marine Science and Education.


Coastal Carolina University is committed to fostering an environment that embraces diversity, equity and inclusion, and we seek candidates who will contribute to a climate that supports the growth and development of a diverse campus community. The University provides equal opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status or disability in admissions, employment and in all of its educational programs and activities. We encourage individuals from historically underrepresented groups to apply.


Interested applicants may apply on line at: Applicants must submit a resume, and contact information for three professional references. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.  Coastal Carolina University is an EO/AA employer.


Fiscal Technician II (AD03/61123202/FTE-S00629P), full-time position with benefits. SC State Pay Band: 04.  Normal work hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Must be flexible to meet the special scheduling needs of the university.