Senior Accountant


Job Type

Full Time

Published:

04/11/2018

Address

590 Avenue of the Americas
New York
New York
10011
United States

Description


The Foundling reaches 27,000 children and families each year in all five boroughs of New York City, surrounding counties, and Puerto Rico. Established in 1869, our vision is a community where every person, regardless of background or circumstance, enjoys the safe, stable, and supportive relationships needed to reach his or her full potential. To achieve this, we provide evidence-based and evidence-informed programs that focus on keeping families together; preventing abuse and neglect; providing academic support for children; and giving people with developmental disabilities the tools and training they need to lead independent lives. For more information please visit www.nyfoundling.org.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

·       Assist with the development of the annual budget including preparation of materials, analysis and reporting. Liaise with the program leader; work with them on constructing their annual budgets.

·       Assist in timely month-end closes, reconcile and maintain general ledger account reconciliation; resolve identified items in a timely fashion.

·       Compile month reports of actual results against budget and provide analytical variance analysis at the program level. Create and maintain dashboard focusing on key metrics.

·       Identify and raise critical issues to departmental management.

·       Maintain of all financial systems (Both Budget and Accounting system).

·       Proactively recommend improvements, enhancements, and/or revisions to forms, procedures, policies, etc.

·       Assist in preparation of schedules and worksheets for cost reports required by funding agencies such as the CFR and SSOP.

·       Special projects and ad hoc analysis.

·       Regular and punctual time and attendance, and adherence to The Foundling’s and your department’s specific time and attendance policies and protocol.

·       Consistent demonstrated commitment to The Foundling’s BHAG, mission, vision and values (Compassion, Dignity, Family and Community, Diversity, Excellence).

·       Adherence to The Foundling’s employee policies, Code of Conduct and applicable rules, laws, regulations or bargaining agreements.


Other Requirements: 

·       At least 5 years of experience with general ledger responsibility, preferably in an association or not-for-profit environment.

·       Strong financial analytical skills.

·       High energy level, strong sense of initiative, creative problem solving, flexibility, and discretion.

·       Ability to work collaboratively as well as independently.

·       Excellent computer skills.

·       Knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains accounting software and management reporter.

·       Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

·       Ability to meet tight deadlines and effectively multi-task priorities.


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Professional Level

Professional

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

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