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Accounting Associate

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BrightFocus Foundation
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Clarksburg, MD
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Published 3 days ago

Position Description:

The Accounting Associate reports to the Controller and will work closely with Staff Accountants to perform account reconciliations, analysis and various transactional entries. The candidate will also perform hands on month end and year end close transaction entries and help with the Annual audits. The position requires good communication skills, attention to details and some problem solving skills. This is a 30 hours a week job and it is based at our head office in Clarksburg, Maryland.


Duties, Responsibilities and Functions:


  • Create, process, maintain, review, and analyze various financial transactions affecting the general ledger in accordance with GAAP and other regulations.
  • Reconcile assigned accounts.
  • Assist with financial closing process monthly, quarterly, and at year end.
  • Support financial audits.
  • Assist in special projects as assigned.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Requirements:

  • Associate or bachelor’s degree is required; Accounting or Finance is preferred
  • Knowledge of Microsoft SL (Solomon)
  • Microsoft Excel skills
  •  One-year relevant experience
  • Experience in General Ledger/Accounts Receivables/Accounts Payables
  • Strong communication, analytical, problem solving skills
  • Results oriented self-starter with strong initiative



ABOUT BRIGHTFOCUS FOUNDATION:

BrightFocus Foundation (BrightFocus) is at the forefront of brain and eye health by promoting awareness and driving innovative research worldwide to help eradicate diseases including Alzheimer’s disease, macular degeneration, and glaucoma. To learn more about BrightFocus, visit www.brightfocus.org.


BrightFocus is committed to the full utilization of all human resources and to a policy of equal opportunity. In accordance with applicable laws, it is our policy to recruit, hire, train and promote individuals, as well as administer any and all personnel actions, without regard to any legally-protected characteristic including, but not limited to, race, age, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, physical or mental disability, or veteran status.

Position Description:

The Accounting Associate reports to the Controller and will work closely with Staff Accountants to perform account reconciliations, analysis and various transactional entries. The candidate will also perform…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Part Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    May 28, 2021
  • Application Deadline
    May 28, 2021
  • Education
    2-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Salary

Salary is commensurate on experience.

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Clarksburg, MD
Associated Location
22512 Gateway Center Dr, Clarksburg, MD 20871, USA

How to Apply

HOW TO APPLY: Please submit your resume, salary requirement, and cover letter to hrjobs@marcumllp.com with “Accounting Associate” in the Subject line for consideration. For a full position description, visit: http://www.brightfocus.org/careers.

HOW TO APPLY: Please submit your resume, salary requirement, and cover letter to hrjobs@marcumllp.com with “Accounting Associate” in the Subject line for consideration. For a full…

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