Senior Accountant


AP Professionals of Rochester
Published
September 22, 2022
Job Type
Work Hours
8-4:30 with additional hours to meet the objectives of the business
Salary Lower Range
65
Salary Upper Range
70
Salary Option
Yearly
Street Address
500 Linden Oaks
City
Rochester
Region
New York

Description

AP Professionals is partnering with a well-established not-for-profit organization looking to add a senior accountant to their finance team.  This is an ideal opportunity for someone who wants to work in a not-for-profit, but does not have industry-related experience.  The main responsibilities will be focused on the traditional functions of monthly close, general ledger account reconciliations, and account analysis.  The ideal candidate will possess a sense of urgency, be self directed, and pro-active.  Ideas for building efficiencies and process improvements are welcome.  You will be in a finance team of 7 and will enjoy a friendly and  collaborative environment.

Responsibilities

  • Participate and complete assigned portions of the monthly close process, to include journal entries and account reconciliations, within the designated time frame.
  • Provide analysis of account balances on a monthly, quarterly, and annual basis.
  • Manage the fixed asset accounting.
  • Provide reconciliations of subledgers to the general ledger account balances.
  • Perform variance analyses of income statement accounts as compared to budget, and other targets and provide explanations for differences.
  • Act as a back-up for accounts payable and accounts receivable functions when colleagues are not available for work.
  • Provides suggestions for process improvements.
  • Supports colleagues as needed - on projects or during high volume activity periods to enable timely completion of tasks.

Education

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or other relevant business focus
  • CPA / MBA is highly desirable

Experience

  • Prior accounting experience of 4+ years is required for this position.
  • Experience directly with not-for-profit accounting would be a bonus.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Other Characteristics

  • Strong technology skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Self-directed
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Pro-active and organized
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