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Guide Dogs for the Blind - Accounting Manager

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Guide Dogs for the Blind, Inc. | San Rafael, CA
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Guide Dogs for the Blind, Inc.


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Let your commitment to our mission guide you here.

If you believe the work we do at Guide Dogs for the Blind (GDB) is a noble mission that transforms lives, then consider joining our organization as an Accounting Manager at our beautiful campus in San Rafael. You will be responsible for planning, organizing, and reviewing all aspects of the accounting functions under the general supervision of the Controller and for supervising and managing the accounting department and all areas of financial reporting. The Accounting Manager will prepare journal entries, general ledger reconciliations, and various financial reports for management and will advise on budgets, financial strategy, financial reporting, and forecasting. This role also assists with audits and ledger preparation and supports managers across all departments with financial procedures.


Qualifications

  • BS in Business Administration with a major in Accounting or Finance preferred
  • Certified Public Accountant certificate and experience in a non-profit setting desirable
  • Strong understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Ability to audit and reconcile various internal financial documents, transactions, and reports
  • Knowledge of restricted accounting in the non-profit area and ability to generate restricted accounting worksheets that will support audited financial statements
  • Knowledge of automated financial recordkeeping systems; experience with NetSuite and Adaptive Planning a plus
  • Experience and ability with work organization and planning, employee supervision, performance evaluation, and employee training
  • Sound judgment skills with the ability to make timely and prudent decisions
  • Strong organizational, problem-solving, multi-tasking, and analytical skills
  • Advanced skills using Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Knowledge of investment accounting desirable


What sets us apart?

  • Your accounting and payroll expertise will have a direct impact on the success of our organization as we move into the future.
  • You’ll feel personal pride in supporting a mission that means so much to so many.
  • You’ll work with passionate people across GDB who are invested in each other and provide support.
  • Our generous benefits package includes medical/dental/vision/life/disability insurance, 403(b), generous paid time off, tuition reimbursement, and great wellness perks like yoga, circuit training, and an onsite gym.
  • You can bring your dog to work!


Guide Dogs for the Blind

The largest guide dog school in North America, Guide Dogs for the Blind creates inspiring partnerships between people, dogs, and communities. With exceptional client services and a robust network of instructors, puppy raisers, donors, and volunteers, we prepare guide dogs to serve and empower individuals who are blind or have low vision, throughout the U.S. and Canada. Our team includes approximately 300 employees and 3,000 volunteers, supporting more than 2,000 working teams (clients and guide dogs).

To apply, visit https://secure.entertimeonline.com/ta/i.GDB.jobs?JobsSearch=1 and search via job title, or email your resume indicating position of interest to: recruiting@guidedogs.com

Guide Dogs for the Blind does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, ancestry, age, medical condition, disability, veteran status, marital status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws. GDB also makes reasonable accommodations for qualified, disabled employees. 

Let your commitment to our mission guide you here.

If you believe the work we do at Guide Dogs for the Blind (GDB) is a noble mission that transforms lives, then consider joining our organization as an Accounting Manager at our beautiful campus…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule

Benefits

Guide Dogs for the Blind strives to provide competitive benefits and compensation including:

PERSONAL WELLNESS

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Short Term Disability (Staff working outside of California)
  • Long Term Disability
  • Paid Vacation, Holidays and Sick Leave
  • Voluntary supplemental insurance products
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • On-Site Wellness Programs including Cross Training, Yoga, Chair Massage, workout room and more!


FINANCIAL WELLNESS

  • 403(b) Retirement Savings Plan with discretionary employer match
  • Life Insurance and AD&D (100% Employer Paid)
  • Flexible Spending Account for medical and dependent care expenses
  • Pre-tax Commuter Check Program (CA Campus Only)

AND MORE...

  • Dog-Friendly Workplace
  • Dog and Cat Food Discounts
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Employee Lunch Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Guide Dogs for the Blind strives to provide competitive benefits and compensation including:

PERSONAL WELLNESS

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Short Term…

Location

350 Los Ranchitos Road, San Rafael, CA 94903

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