🌍 Be the Financial Force Behind Our Non-Profit's Vision! 🌍
Are you an accounting professional with a heart for making a difference? Are you ready to use your financial expertise to drive positive change in the world? If you're seeking a rewarding opportunity to contribute to a mission-driven non-profit, one of our top non-profit clients invites you to consider the role of Senior Accountant on their dedicated team.
Title: Senior Accountant
Location: Hybrid - Silver Spring, MD
Hourly Rate: $40.00 - $50.00/hour
Job Type: Contract / Contract to Hire
Position Overview: Join us in the heart of our client's financial operations as a Senior Accountant. Your meticulous attention to detail and financial acumen will play a crucial role in upholding our organization's fiscal integrity, supporting our initiatives, and driving our mission forward.
- Lead the management of financial transactions, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll, ensuring accuracy and compliance.
- Prepare, analyze, and interpret financial reports and statements, providing insights to aid strategic decision-making.
- Collaborate closely with program managers to align budgets with programmatic goals and ensure transparent financial communication.
- Monitor grant expenditures and reporting, maintaining compliance with donor requirements and regulatory standards.
- Oversee year-end audit preparations, acting as a liaison between internal teams and external auditors.
- Mentor and guide junior finance team members, fostering a culture of continuous learning and growth.
- Identify opportunities to enhance financial processes and implement streamlined, efficient practices.
- Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field. CPA designation preferred.
- Progressive accounting experience, ideally within non-profit or social impact organizations.
- Thorough understanding of non-profit accounting principles, fund accounting, and grant management.
- Proficiency in accounting software (e.g., [software names]) and advanced MS Excel skills.
- Exceptional analytical abilities and an eye for detail.
- Strong communication skills to collaborate effectively across diverse teams.