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Accountant

Job Description

 

 

Easter Seals Blake Foundation (ESBF) is a non-profit human service agency that has been in existence since 1950.  The Foundation is dedicated to the idea that all people deserve the chance to live healthy, productive and independent lives. Educational, therapeutic, family support, community living and behavioral health programs are designed in accordance with our mission; to enable each individual served to discover and meet their maximum potential for independent, productive living and developmental growth, and to promote healthy relationships within families.   Easter Seals Blake Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

JOB SUMMARY:

 

The Accountant position is responsible for a range of accounting duties at the Administration office with primary focus in processing accounts receivable transactions.  The Accountant will perform general accounting duties and functions required to track cash, manage balance sheet accounts, assist payables department and in general assist with all accounting duties to aid ESBF in providing quality financial data information to all users.   In carrying out these responsibilities, the accountant will work in collaboration with accounting and divisional program staff as needed.

 

 

Job Requirements

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & FUNCTIONS:

  • Process accounts receivable
  • Manage spreadsheets for specific accounts payable calculation functions
  • Assist in reviewing accounts payable coding
  • Manage a portion of the cash management function to include but is not limited to bank reconciliations
  • Maintain depreciation schedule and associated general journals
  • Review balance sheet accounts for accuracy and make corrections/adjustments as appropriate
  • Prepare and post adjusting journal entries as needed
  • Maintain fixed allocation accounts
  • Record property management transactions
  • Assist in preparing for audits
  • Assist in ensuring a timely fiscal closing
  • Work on special projects as assigned particularly when accounting structure and procedures are revised
  • Any other duties as assigned


KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Detailed knowledge of the accounting function
  • Strong working knowledge of MS Excel and willingness to develop additional skills within the software
  • Experience using Great Plains/Dynamics preferred
  • Ability to work full time regular scheduled business hours
  • Flexibility to work additional work hours on an as needed basis


EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION/LICENSE REQUIREMENTS:

  • A.A. or B.A. in Accounting, Finance or equivalent field
  • 5 or more years’ experience in handling Accounts Receivable transactions
  • 1-2 years’ experience in managing accounting transactions


OTHER GENERAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Clean criminal background check

 

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE



Easter Seals Blake Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

 

 


Job Snapshot

Base Pay $40,000.00 - $45,000.00 /Year
Other Pay DOE
Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Finance
Education 2 Year Degree
Experience 1 to 5 years
Manages Others No
Industry Not for Profit - Charitable
Required Travel None
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