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Job Posting: Staff Accountant

The Staff Accountant of the Finance Department prepares monthly bank reconciliations, general ledger account analysis, assists the management in other special projects ensuring that all established standards are met in a timely and accurate manner. Membership in Sigma Alpha Epsilon is not required.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Assist in developing effective communication strategies
  • Manage internal communications (memos, newsletters etc.)
  • Draft content for mass media, website, digital media, The Record Online and The Record
  • Foster relationships with advocates and key persons
  • Collaborate with communication and marketing professionals to produce copy for advertisements or articles
  • Provides analytical support to supervisor and senior leaders through the generation of timely and credible reports on the status of communications
  • Assumes other duties as assigned


  • Membership in Sigma Alpha Epsilon preferred
  • High degree of determination, enthusiasm and perseverance
  • Baccalaureate degree required with a background in journalism preferred
  • Ability to work in a collaborative team-oriented environment and independently
  • Demonstrated ability to write across multiple formats (email, social media, interview content to story) 
  • Shareable portfolio of writing samples 
  • Experience in copywriting and editing
  • Excellent communication (oral and written) and presentation skills
  • Outstanding organizational and planning abilities with a willingness to juggle multiple projects and deadlines
  • Experience in email design and content production
  • Search engine optimization for enhanced visibility
  • Ability to work extended hours and/or weekends occasionally
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituents
  • Ability to develop, plan and implement short and long-term goals
  • Live within the Chicago Metropolitan area

Supervisory Responsibilities: 

  • None


Evanston, Illinois (north Chicago suburb)

Selected candidates will be subject to a drug test and criminal and financial background check as a condition of employment.

Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The organization does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin or disability and, when needed, will provide reasonable accommodations to applicants and employees. Anyone requesting a reasonable accommodation in the application or recruitment process please contact McPherson & Jacobson at the address/phone/email above.