Entry Level Staff Accountant - Non Profit

Creative Financial Staffing
Silver Spring, MD
Jun 07, 2018
Jun 20, 2018
Full Time
STAFF ACCOUNTANT ABOUT THE COMPANY Our client is a leading Non Profit organization and they are looking to hire an Entry Level Staff Accountant. With a large and growing accounting and finance team, there is significant opportunity for growth and advancement within the department. Our client is looking for someone with 1 year of experience in accounting with a Bachelor's in Accounting. Client is open to seeing resumes of recent grads. They are looking for someone to start on a contract basis but they intend for this position to become permanent for the right candidate. Pay is $20/hr on a contract basis and the salary range is 40-45k. RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE STAFF ACCOUNTANT: Compile and analyze financial information to prepare entries to general ledger accounts. Analyze financial information detailing assets, liabilities, and capital. Prepare balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports to summarize current and projected company financial position. Audit contracts, orders, and vouchers, and prepare reports to substantiate individual transactions prior to monthly close process. Establish, modify, document, and coordinate the implementation of accounting and accounting control procedures. Prepare, examine, or analyze accounting records, financial statements, or other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness, and conformance to reporting and procedural standards. Report to management regarding the finances of establishment. Establish tables of accounts and assign entries to proper accounts. Grant related responsibilities: Prepare grant invoices to ensure cash flow Prepare annual grant program budgets Follow up on receipt of payments, ensure timely payment Monitor equipment purchases Research details of various grants We are looking for a degreed Staff Accountant with a solid work ethic, excellent judgment, and a desire to build a long-term career with us. You should be highly organized and detail-oriented, with outstanding analytic and problem-solving abilities. It is also important that you are able to work effectively with minimal oversight, while also functioning well in a team environment. EXPERIENCE PREFERRED FOR THE STAFF ACCOUNTANT ROLE: Bachelor's degree in Accounting highly preferred 1 year of General Accounting experience Pivot Tables experience required Attention to detail Excellent written and verbal communication skills Non Profit experience a plus Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently with minimal direction Keywords: staff accountant, accounting, accountant, general ledger accountant, finance, grants, grant accountant, non-profit

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