Senior Accountant, Nonprofit clients

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Senior Accountant needed to provide expert, outsourced accounting services to nonprofit clients. 

Job Type: 
Full time, W2
Our client, an accounting practice dedicated specifically to nonprofit clients is looking for a Remote Senior Accountant to join their team.  This position maintains financial oversight for nonprofit organizations, using independent judgment, and performing advanced and specialized accounting assignments, such as month-end review, reconciliations, and reporting according to a defined scope of work for each client.

Education and Experience

  • Requires a Bachelor’s Degree (B.A.) in Accounting from a four-year college or university
  • Previous experience working with multiple clients, such as a CPA firm or similar.
  • 5 years experience working with nonprofit clients.
  • Possesses all basic and some advanced skills and knowledge of accounting functions.
  • Experience with a variety of accounting software packages, including QBO,, Gusto, Receipt Bank, Intacct, Abila.
  • Strong knowledge of accounting as applied to nonprofit organizations.
  • Ability to work independently and prioritize tasks
  • Past experience working in a remote work environment.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions

Position Responsibilities

  • Obtains and analyzes financial information to prepare reports, statements, and recommendations.
  • Compiles and analyzes financial information to prepare entries to accounts, such as general ledger accounts, documenting business transactions.
  • Distributes expenditures, encumbrances, receipts, and receivables according to schedules.
  • Performs statistical analyses to determine trends, estimates, and significant changes, and writes narrative reports explaining findings.
  • Reconciles cash and investment accounts.
  • Analyzes and reconciles financial information detailing assets, liabilities, and capital, in supporting schedules.
  • Prepares statements of financial position, statements of revenue and expense, and other reports to summarize and interpret current and projected company financial position for other managers.
  • Audits contracts, orders, and vouchers, and prepares reports to substantiate individual transactions prior to settlement.
  • Determines proper handling of financial transactions and approves transactions within designated limits.
  • Monitors compliance with generally accepted accounting principles and company procedures.
  • Reviews, investigates, and corrects errors and inconsistencies in financial entries, documents, and reports.
  • Assists in the preparation of budgets, review budget proposals, and prepares necessary supporting documentation and justification.
  • Develops, modifies, documents, and coordinates implementation of accounting systems, controls, and procedures.
  • Makes recommendations regarding the accounting of reserves, assets, and expenditures.
  • Conducts studies and submits recommendations for improving the client’s organizational accounting operation.
  • Prepares audit schedules for review by Controller/Accounting Manager.
  • Collects appropriate data and prepares federal, state, and local reports and tax returns.
  • May also provide special project assistance to the Director of Accounting Services.

Benefits and Perks

  • NFP will provide computer and software.
  • Monthly stipend – “supplies” 
  • Employer-paid insurance (health, dental, vision, life)
  • PTO and wellness days 


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