Responsible for assisting accounting and finance department personnel with various daily tasks relating to financial reporting.
“An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer”
JOB CLASSIFICATION: Accountant/Bookkeeper
STATUS: Full-Time (40 hours per week)
LOCATION OF WORK: 1699 W. Mound St.
REPORTS TO: CFO
POSITION SUMMARY: The Accountant/Bookkeeper is responsible for assisting accounting and finance department personnel with various daily tasks relating to financial reporting. This position will be responsible for maintaining accurate financial records, various billing and receivable functions, and cash management to ensure accurate and timely financial statements. The position addresses tight deadlines and a multitude of accounting activities including the general ledger, financial reporting, year-end audit preparation and budget and forecast activities. Helps develop, implement and maintain financial systems. Provides recommendations to accomplish accounting objectives and updates accounting policies and procedures when necessary. Determine the correct handling of unusual or special transactions in accordance with GAAP. Work performed is under the general supervision of CFO.
QUALIFICATIONS: Position requires accounting or bookkeeping background with at least 3 years experience in the financial reporting/general ledger areas. Knowledge of governmental and not-for-profit accounting is desirable. Experience with Great Plains or other automated accounting system a plus.