The Legal Aid Society’s Finance Department has an immediate opening for a Staff Accountant - Grant Revenue to ensure timely and accurate reporting and recording of grant revenues and receivable accounting. This position requires thorough understanding of grant revenue recognition from restricted government and private funders, great attention to detail, a strong ability to multi-task and work independently, and the ability to prioritize and meet strict deadlines.
The Legal Aid Society is the oldest social justice law firm in the United States. With a dedicated staff of more than 2,000, we serve indigent New Yorkers in all five boroughs of New York City. The Legal Aid Society has 12 offices across the 5 boroughs of New York City with one site in Long Island as well as 25+ satellite office locations at courthouses, jails, and detention centers.
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The Legal Aid Society’s Finance Department has an immediate opening for a Staff Accountant - Grant Revenue to ensure timely and accurate reporting and recording of grant revenues and receivable accounting. This position requires…
SALARY AND BENEFITS
The leadership of The Legal Aid Society believes in attracting and retaining exceptional talent committed to serving our clients. We offer a generous benefits package including health insurance, paid vacation, disability, and life insurance, and more. Salaries for our unionized jobs are governed by our Collective Bargaining Agreement. Please visit our Careers page for additional information. Salary and benefits information will be available to applicants, when and if, an offer is made.
OUR COMMITMENT TO DIVERSITY, EQUITY, AND INCLUSION
The leadership of The Legal Aid Society is committed to a work culture of zealous advocacy, respect, diversity and inclusion, client-oriented defense, access to justice and excellent representation. We are dedicated to building a strong professional relationship with each of our clients, to understanding their diverse circumstances, and to meeting their needs. Our ability to achieve these goals depends on the efforts of all of us.
COVID VACCINATION INFORMATION
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SALARY AND BENEFITS
The leadership of The Legal Aid Society believes in attracting and retaining exceptional talent committed to serving our clients. We offer a generous…
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All applications must be completed online. We do not accept paper submissions. Please visit our Careers Page to review all current job postings, and instructions on the…