Join Our Mission: Senior Accountant for Non-Profit Excellence
Are you an accounting professional with a heart for making a difference? Are you ready to leverage your financial expertise to support a cause greater than profit margins? Cordia is partnered with a prominent non-profit that is seeking a Senior Accountant to join their team on a contract basis with the potential for contract to hire. Details below!
Title: Senior Accountant
Location: Hybrid - North Bethesda, MD
Hourly Rate: $40.00 - $50.00/hour
Job Type: Contract / Contract to Hire
Position Overview: As a Senior Accountant , you will play a pivotal role in shaping our financial landscape and ensuring the efficient management of our clients resources. Your expertise will empower them to allocate funds wisely, maintain financial transparency, and maximize impact. You will be an integral part of a collaborative and passionate team, contributing directly to their ability to create lasting change.
- Manage and oversee day-to-day financial operations, including accounts payable and receivable, payroll, and general ledger activities.
- Prepare accurate and timely financial statements, budgets, and forecasts for internal and external stakeholders.
- Maintain compliance with accounting standards, regulatory requirements, and internal policies.
- Perform thorough financial analysis to inform strategic decision-making and resource allocation.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure accurate tracking of program expenses and grants management.
- Contribute to the enhancement of financial processes and systems to optimize efficiency and accuracy.
- Support the annual audit process and liaise with auditors to ensure successful completion.
- Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field. CPA designation is a strong asset.
- Progressive accounting experience, preferably within the non-profit sector.
- Strong knowledge of GAAP and non-profit accounting principles.
- Proficiency in financial software and Microsoft Excel. Experience with [specific accounting software] is a plus.
- Excellent analytical skills and attention to detail, coupled with effective problem-solving abilities.
- Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal, to convey complex financial information to diverse audiences.
- A collaborative mindset and a passion for contributing to the betterment of society.