Senior Accountant

Location
Alexandria, Virginia
Posted
May 17, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Function
Accountant
Industry
Associations
Hours
Full Time

Armed Forces Benefit Association (AFBA), an organization dedicated to serving those who serve this great nation, seeks a Senior Accountant to provide general ledger accountability, financial reporting, profitability analysis and other special projects as assigned. 

Specific Job Responsibilities include:

  • Reconciling revenue received from members and death claims expense to subsidiary ledgers and preparing reports and supporting analysis as needed
  • Preparing daily cash journal entries and cash flow reports
  • Preparing a range of journal entries, including intercompany entries, to meet monthly closing deadlines
  • Assisting with preparations for year-end close, property tax filings, and internal and external financial audits
  • Assisting in the research and resolution of accounting issues as assigned
  • Other projects as assigned

Best-suited candidate will possess:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Minimum of 5 years related work experience, handling various accounting functions, with a demonstrated track record of accomplishment
  • CPA, or active CPA candidate
  • Strong understanding of GAAP accounting  and willingness to research and resolve accounting issues
  • Advanced proficiency in MS Excel a must
  • Experience in Lawson, Lifepro, Fineos  applications a plus
  • Strong analytical skills with ability to analyze and summarize large amounts of financial data and prepare accurate management reports in a timely manner
  • Self-starter, with the ability to work independently, with minimal supervision
  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with employees at all levels in a multi-organization structure, as well as with third parties
  • Detail oriented and organized in work habits
  • Ability to consistently meet assigned deadlines
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

AFBA is conveniently located in Old Town Alexandria.  We offer a competitive compensation package, including a 401k plan with generous employer match, employer-funded pension plan, health insurance, life insurance, LTD, and professional development opportunities. 

TO APPLY

Please submit a cover letter, including salary requirements, along with your resume to afba_jobs@afba.com by COB, Tuesday, June 13, 2017.

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