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The Staff Accountant is responsible for assisting the Chief Financial Officer in all matters relating to Finance, and Administration at Brooklyn Legal Corporation A.  

This position requires financial acumen, understanding of accounting principles and practice, problem solving, data analysis and technological skills. The ideal candidate will assist with accounting, administrative and bookkeeping functions for the finance team. Successful candidates will have advanced skills in Excel and other finance platforms and an interest in being part of an organization committed to creating communities of opportunity, equity, and social justice. 

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with Accounts Payable/Receivable, payroll, budgets, financial statements, and contracts.
  • Post and process journal entries to ensure all business transactions are recorded
  • Assist in the processing of balance sheets, income statements and other financial statements 
  • Assist with reviewing of expenses, timesheets, payroll records etc. as assigned
  • Update financial data in databases to ensure that information will be accurate and immediately available when needed. 
  • Provide general support to the accounting and finance team

Qualifications:

  • Strong analytical, presentation, communication, and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge and demonstrated experience with MS Office package software applications with advanced skills using Microsoft Excel (pivot tables, VLOOKUP’s, if statements) and other financial management systems.
  • Ability to analyze, evaluate and summarize financial records for accuracy and conformance to procedures, rules, and regulations
  • Understanding of accounting concepts and practice
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to effectively communicate financial information to staff
  • Bachelor’s degree required; accounting majors preferred.

The Staff Accountant is responsible for assisting the Chief Financial Officer in all matters relating to Finance, and Administration at Brooklyn Legal Corporation A.  

This position requires financial acumen, understanding of…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required

Benefits

Robust benefits package to include health, dental and vision insurance. In addition to 403(b) employer match and 27 days' vacation.

Robust benefits package to include health, dental and vision insurance. In addition to 403(b) employer match and 27 days' vacation.

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Brooklyn, NY
Associated Location
Brooklyn, NY, USA

How to Apply

If you are interested in this position, you must submit your resume and a cover letter telling us why your experiences would make you a good fit for this role. To apply please submit a resume and cover letter here.

If you are interested in this position, you must submit your resume and a cover letter telling us why your experiences would make you a good fit for this role. To apply please submit a…

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