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Senior Accountant 16268457

Washington, DC

Ignite Change and Lead with Numbers: Senior Accountant Role at a Transformative Non-Profit

Are you a seasoned accountant with a burning desire to use your financial prowess for a higher purpose? Are you ready to be the financial backbone of an organization committed to reshaping lives and communities? If you're driven by making a meaningful impact, your journey starts with an exceptional opportunity at one of Cordia's top non-profit clients.

Title: Senior Accountant
Location: Hybrid - Washington, DC
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.

Key Responsibilities:

  • 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.

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