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Staff Accountant

The Staff Accountant reports to the Controller and is responsible for a variety of accounting functions such as general ledger positing, account reconciliations and analysis, and financial reporting.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Assist with full cycle accounting

• Prepare General Ledger entries as assigned

• Reconcile bank and investment accounts

• Process Accounts Receivable

• Analyze transactions and reconcile General Ledger accounts as assigned

• Support Controller in carrying out accounting responsibilities

• Provide General Ledger mapping for fundraising events / appeals

• Serve as backup on Accounts Payable

• Provide reporting on special projects and internal financial reports as assigned

• Assist in training of new accounting staff

• Assist the department in preparation for the audit

• Recommend process improvements

• Perform other related duties as assigned

Qualifications and Competencies

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting is required. Minimum 3.5 GPA is preferred.
  • One-two years of experience in an accounting function is required.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Excellent data entry skills.
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Work well under pressure with periodic heavy loads in a team environment.
  • Good communications skills.
  • Proficiency in various computer software programs including MS Office and accounting systems.

Please submit resumes to FederationJobs@gmjf.org.

Greater Miami Jewish Federation is an equal opportunity employer.

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