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Staff Accountant

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Bridgeport Neighborhood Trust, Inc.


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Published 23 days ago

October 1, 2020
September 30, 2020
$40,000 - $42,000

The Staff Accountant is a member of BNT’s administration team, supporting the achievement of BNT’s mission: to work to end housing insecurity, income inequality and homelessness, by creating safe, affordable housing, and by providing comprehensive financial and housing counseling services. BNT is among the most active nonprofit agency in Connecticut doing what we do. 

The Staff Accountant creates and records financial transactions by posting information to accounting journals and accounting software from such source documents as invoices to customers, cash receipts, and supplier invoices. The Staff Accountant is responsible for reconciling accounts to ensure their accuracy.  

RESPONSIBILITIES

·        Record cash receipts and make deposits

·        Monitor accounts receivable and create reports for management

·        Sort all vendor invoices by location and type and to obtain proper authorizations

·        Process all invoices for payment, run AP checks, obtain signatures, and electronically file check stubs with backup documentation

·        Reconcile general ledger accounts

·        Reconcile bank statements and transaction activity

·        Create and enter monthly journal entries

·        Maintain an orderly accounting filing process and system

·        Maintain spreadsheets as needed

·        Provide clerical and administrative support to management as needed

·        Other duties as needed by management from time to time

QUALIFICATIONS

The candidate should have a Bachelor’s degree in accounting or business administration with an accounting concentration or equivalent accounting experience, as well as a firsthand knowledge of bookkeeping and generally accepted accounting principles. Preference will be given to candidates with a working knowledge of the RealPage accounting software platform. 

The Staff Accountant is a member of BNT’s administration team, supporting the achievement of BNT’s mission: to work to end housing insecurity, income inequality and homelessness, by creating safe, affordable housing, and by providing…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Entry level

Benefits

Paid Time Off, Group Life Coverage, SEP retirement plan and a Wellness Reimbursement.

Paid Time Off, Group Life Coverage, SEP retirement plan and a Wellness Reimbursement.

Level of Language Proficiency

Proficient in English

Proficient in English

Location

570 State Street, Bridgeport, CT 06604

How to Apply

Submit cover letter and resume to renee@bntweb.org and charles@bntweb.org

Submit cover letter and resume to renee@bntweb.org and charles@bntweb.org

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