Senior Accountant

Manhattan Temporary USD62,395 - USD103,992
  • ASAP Nonprofit Accounting Opportunity
  • Hybrid Role with Ability for Growth

About Our Client

My client is a nonprofit organization that is seeking a Senior Accountant to join their team ASAP on a contract to hire basis. This is a hybrid role, based in Manhattan.

Job Description

  • Accounts Receivable
  • Billing and collecting outstanding Donor/Client receivables
  • Recording donations, earned revenues, and other income to accounting system
  • Accounts Payable
  • Setting up and updating Vendor information
  • Entering Invoices and recording expenses
  • Support Controller with monthly close-out activities:
  • Reconcile credit cards, AP, AR
  • Balance sheet reconciliations
  • Post journal entries to general ledger (GL) to record revenue, cash receipts, and expenses
  • Prepare bank and merchant reconciliations
  • Post bi-weekly payroll data including reviewing, updating, and recording payroll allocations and benefits
  • Review, investigate, and correct errors and inconsistencies in financial entries, documents, and reports
  • Maintains good working relationships with fiscally-sponsored projects, vendors, funders, and employees regarding financial relationships with the organization
  • Assist Controller with annual year-end schedules and preparation
  • Maintain the accuracy of general ledger
  • Coordinate and manage state charitable registrations
  • Perform other functions and responsibilities as assigned by the Controller
  • Support the Controller in the formulation, execution, and monitoring of the operating budget process

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Ability to start new role ASAP & work in hybrid capacity
  • Completed Bachelors degree
  • 2+ years accounting experience within the nonprofit space
  • Knowledge of GAAP for nonprofit procedures and policies
  • Strong computer skills and proficiency utilizing MS Excel, Financial Edge, QuickBooks

What's on Offer

  • June 1st start date
  • Hybrid role based in Manhattan
  • Commuter benefits and full medical benefits provided
  • Growth opportunity
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Not For Profit
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Sarah Richards
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