Role details

Junior Accountant - TEMP-PERM opportunity

New York   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Excellent opportunity - temp-perm - Junior Accountant
  • Large and well known non-profit organization in Downtown Manhattan

About Our Client

Our client is a non-profit organization. Their mission is engaging people in wildlife on a hemispheric scale through science, policy, education and on-the-ground conservation action. They have 700 staff across the country.

Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Reconcile cash accounts and perform analysis of inventory and other asset accounts.
  • Review and post journal entries prepared by business managers across the organization, ensuring that the coding is accurate and sufficient documentation has been provided.
  • As part of a team, assist with month-end and year-end closing process, as well as the annual fiscal audit.
  • Ad hoc projects as assigned by the Accounting Manager and Controller.

The Successful Applicant

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance, as well as 0-1 years experience. Internship experience working in non-profit organizations a strong plus.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications, including advanced Excel skills (Pivot table, Vlookup), also required.
  • Experience with Financial Edge, Raisers Edge or Blackbaud..
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills; must be able to interpret financial information to non-finance professionals and provide thoughtful and creative problem-solving techniques with field staff.
  • A self-starter, one with the ability to work independently and with field staff and consistently meet deadlines. Strong organizational and time management skills required.
  • Ability to handle confidential information with discretion and integrity a must.

What's on Offer

This Junior Accountant opportunity offers an attractive hourly rate, temp-perm opportunity, and great advancement opportunities as well.

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