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  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Function: Senior Acct
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  • Expiration Date: 09 June 2023
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2176989_1683756998

Job Number: 2176989

Job Title: Senior Accountant

Location: Berkeley

Compensation: $85-$100k

Job Summary:

Are you an experienced accounting professional with a passion for the nonprofit sector? Our client, a fast-growing nonprofit organization, is seeking an experienced Senior Accountant to join their team. In this hands-on role, you will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day accounting operations of the organization, ensuring compliance with all relevant regulations, and contributing to the continued growth and success of the business. This is a dynamic role that offers an opportunity to work closely with all departments of the organization, providing financial analysis and strategic guidance to help drive business decisions. As the organization continues to grow, there is significant opportunity for advancement into an Accounting Manager role. If you are looking for a challenging role with a respected nonprofit organization that values its employees and promotes a healthy work-life balance, then this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

Job Title Responsibilities:

* Perform accounting activities, including preparing and analyzing financial statements, maintaining accurate and up-to-date records, and ensuring compliance with GAAP and other relevant regulations.

* Assist with the month-end close process, including preparing journal entries and reconciling accounts.

* Perform account analysis and reconciliation, including bank statements and general ledger accounts.

* Prepare and file tax returns, ensuring compliance with all relevant tax regulations.

* Assist in the preparation of budgets and forecasts.

* Assist with audits and other financial reviews.

* Provide guidance and support to other departments on financial matters.

Job Title Requirements:

* Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance.

* 3+ years of accounting experience, with at least 1 year in a senior accountant role.

* Strong knowledge of GAAP and other relevant financial regulations.

* Experience with accounting software.

* Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

* Ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks and priorities.


About Nelson Connects:

If you're looking for a new opportunity, the recruiting and staffing experts at Nelson Connects can help. We work with companies of all types and sizes across all industries. We help people like you find exciting roles with employers ranging from Fortune 100, government, and nonprofit organizations to local businesses, industry leaders, and the most agile start-ups. The candidates we work with appreciate our responsive approach, genuine relationships, and exceptional service. With a commitment to transparency, authenticity, and credibility, we look forward to our jobs every day, and we're excited to help you find the job you've been looking for.

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California Fair Chance Act and Beyond: Qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with applicable regulations. We will consider qualified Applicants for employment, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance, San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, and CA Fair Chance Act.

Temporary Associate Benefits Offered: Weekly benefits offered include Medical, Dental, Vision, HSA, EAP, Life/AD and D, STD, Commuter FSA, + state mandated benefits.

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