Junior Accountant

Job Type

Full Time




151 Lawrence Street
5th Floor
United States


Job Summary:

Responsible for assisting with the preparation of financial statements and support schedules according to Edwin Gould timelines.

Essential Generic Job Functions:

  • Process daily cash receipts; ensuring accuracy and timeliness.
  • Ensure items in the Accounts Receivable Ledger are posted accurately against all aged entries.
  • Adhere to department current procedures and enforcing all controls as outlined in policy manual.
  • Support the entire finance department where and whenever needed.
  • Assist with preparation of audit sampling package for external & internal audits
  • Reconciles general and subsidiary bank accounts by gathering and balancing information.
  • Provides financial status information by preparing special reports; completing special projects.
  • Maintains general ledger accounts by reconciling accounts receivable detail and control accounts; adjusting entries for amortizations prepaids; analyzing and reconciling retainage and accounts payable ledgers; preparing fixed asset depreciation and accruals.
  • Maintains accounting controls by following policies and procedures; complying with federal, state, and local financial legal requirements.
  • Other projects as assigned

Contacts:  Engage with finance and program staff to establish a professional relationship at all times.   


Knowledge, Education and Skills Required:

  • 4 year Accounting or Business related degree required. Recent college graduates encouraged to apply
  • MINIMUM (1) year of experience in related environment
  • Must be highly detail oriented and organized
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with a customer service focus
  • Ability to act and operate independently with minimal daily direction from manager to accomplish objectives
  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees,
  • Strong computer skills including working with client management databases, especially Excel and various billing and accounting systems.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply


To apply please submit your resume and cover letter via the recruitment portal link provided.