Confidential – Accountant – Washington, DC

Author - February 3, 2013

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Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide direction and oversight of the accounting functions
  • Develop and maintain Finance Department policies and procedures.
  • Assist with preparation and implementation of annual budget
  • Ensure budget compliance and monitor organization’s spending
  • Reconcile statements and book payroll entires
  • Conduct monthly close and prepare financial statements
  • Create schedules and book year-end entries
  • Assist with preparing for the year-end audit and tax filings
  • Develop and implement specialized reporting to meet business needs.
  • Perform online banking functions.
  • Assist in maintenance of fixed asset lists.
  • Other finance/accounting duties as requested

Candidates should have a strong understanding of and/or experience with payables/receivables, GAAP, GL, and balance sheet management. Experience in a non-profit or trade association a plus. Applicants should have 4-7 years experience in accounting or finance and possess a bachelors degree in accounting or finance. CPA preferred.