Accounting Specialist

The Stowers Institute has an opening for an Accounting Specialist.  This person will perform a variety of accounting processing functions, including payroll and expense reports for 500+ employees in a multiple company environment.

In addition to processing payroll and expense reports, responsibilities include a variety of accounting support functions related to accounts payable, billings and receivables, general account analysis and reconciliations, data entry, production of statements and reports, and other bookkeeping activities. 

In addition to outstanding communication skills and the ability to work in a team-oriented environment, the successful candidate will have prior experience processing payroll, an understanding of basic accounting principles, and have superior computer skills including Excel proficiency and experience working with ERP platforms.

Minimum requirements include an associate degree in accounting or a related field and/or at least four years of related experience in an accounting department.  CPP certification or experience with foreign national payroll taxation is a plus.

Application Instructions: To apply, please submit a current Resume to or to Administration Department, Stowers Institute for Medical Research, 1000 E 50th Street, Kansas City, MO 64110