Teaching Matters is a national nonprofit organization, headquartered in New York City, with the mission to close the opportunity gap of a radically unequal education system for underserved and historically marginalized children. From states and districts to schools and classrooms, we partner to help teachers and school leaders develop the skills they need to teach well, lead their peers and drive school-wide improvement.
We are looking for an experienced non profit Junior Accountant to provide support to the finance department by managing daily accounting tasks. Reporting to the Director of Finance, you will be part of a team of professionals working to ensure accuracy and transparency of the company’s finances.
Preparing cash receipts, payables and receivables are a large part of the junior accountant’s day-to-day work. The ideal candidate will be well-versed in GAAP and able to work comfortably with numbers with strong attention to detail.
The goal is to contribute to the overall efficient operation of the department and help the company be fully aware of its financial condition.
Proven experience as a junior accountant
Excellent organization skills
Great attention to detail
Good with numbers and figures and an analytical acumen
Good understanding of accounting and financial reporting principles and practices
Excellent knowledge of MS Office and familiarity with relevant computer software
BS/BA in accounting, finance or relevant field
Quickbooks experience and salesforce a plus
Nonprofit experience a plus
COVID-19 Considerations: Prior to hire, candidates will need to show documentation of COVID vaccination.
Teaching Matters is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Teaching Matters is a national nonprofit organization, headquartered in New York City, with the mission to close the opportunity gap of a radically unequal education system for underserved and historically marginalized children. From…