Role details

Senior Accountant

New York   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Excellent opportunity Senior Accountant
  • Large educational institution

About Our Client

Large educational institution, located in Manhattan is seeking to add one more Senior Accountant to their Accounting and Finance team.

Job Description

The Senior Accountant will be responsible for maintaining the integrity of the general ledger, preparing journal entries, managing daily A/P and A/R functions, bank deposits, account analysis, preparation of 1099s, payroll and benefits administration, maintaining fixed assets schedules and inventory, and providing assistance during year-end audit process. This is a full-time position reporting to the Controller/CFO.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting.
  • Three to five years of progressive accounting experience, preferably in nonprofit/independent school sector.
  • Comprehensive understanding of accounting principles, standards, and procedures.
  • Strong organizational, problem solving and analytical skills; ability to manage priorities and workflow.
  • Experience with FundEZ accounting software strongly preferred.
  • High level of professionalism and integrity in dealing with confidential issues; ability to work independently, and execute sound reasoning and judgment.
  • Excellent verbal, written communication and interpersonal skills.

What's on Offer

Great temp-perm opportunity, and attractive hourly rate.

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