Senior Accounting Manager

Washington D.C.
$90k- $105K
Sep 21, 2018
Oct 26, 2018
Full Time

The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) is the primary advocacy organization for the nation’s community colleges. The Association represents nearly 1,100 two-year, associate degree-granting institutions and more than 12 million students.  Membership is AACC’s single most important source of support, and the Association’s relationship with its members is the highest expression of our commitment to AACC’s mission of being the national voice of community colleges.

The American Association of Community Colleges seeks an individual to support the Association’s accounting and financial reporting functions and act as the primary liaison between Accounting Services and AACC departments and programs.  Responsibilities include managing and mentoring accounting staff, reviewing payroll administration, establishing/maintaining internal financial controls to ensure compliance, providing financial performance data to key stakeholders, and generating monthly financial reports and monthly indirect cost recovery journal entries.  Duties also include reviewing all accounts payable and receivables documentation, bank reconciliations, as well as balance sheet and other account reconciliations. 

Qualified candidates must have a BS in accounting and a minimum of five years of similar non-profit financial management experience and two years of supervisory experience.  Requires a demonstrated ability to manage multiple financial & accounting functions and exhibit consistent attention to detail.  Must also have a strong knowledge of GAAP.  This is a highly visible, interactive position requiring excellent customer service skills for maintaining positive relationships with internal and external constituents.

We offer paid health & dental benefits for employees and their dependents, 20 days of vacation/year and a 10% retirement contribution.  Apply on-line at

AACC is an equal opportunity employer.

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