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  • Sector: Accounting & Finance
  • Function: Staff Acct
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  • Expiration Date: 11 June 2023
  • Job Ref: Nelson_2177041_1683915641

Job Number: 2177041

Job Title: Staff Accountant

Location: San Francisco

Compensation: $70-75k

Job Summary:

Are you an experienced accounting professional with a passion for the nonprofit sector? Our client, a well-known nonprofit organization, is seeking an experienced Staff Accountant to join their team. This person must be a responsible individual who is highly detail-oriented and possesses strong aptitude for figures, contributing to the continued growth and success of the business. If you are looking for a challenging role with a respected nonprofit organization that values its employees and want to learn property accounting experience, then this could be the perfect opportunity for you.

Job Title Responsibilities:

  • Review project-related accounts payable, payroll, cash receipts, and PM provided rent rolls for accuracy
  • Prepare bank reconciliations
  • Prepare Fixed Asset Schedules for Real Estate additions and depreciation
  • Maintain loan payable and interest roll forward schedule
  • Prepare monthly journals on accrual basis for posting

· Prepare General Ledger accounts reconciliation and supporting documents for assigned properties as appropriate

· Upload intercompany activities and ACH cash disbursements into the accounting system

· Provide cash flow management and analysis on tight budget projects

· Assist in processing monthly accounts payable and accounts receivables, as assigned

· Prepare and produce properties' financial statements for internal and external reporting

· Work with Assistant Controller to identify and coordinate system changes and training mechanisms for other accounting department/staff

· Work with property management and other department staff to provide financial data

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Business, Finance, or relevant field, or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Three to Four (3-4) years general ledger accounting experience
  • Computer knowledge in accounting systems, spreadsheets, and word processing
  • Prior experience with residential property management preferred, not required.
  • Software experience with Yardi, MIP preferred, not required.
  • Basic knowledge of U.S. general accepted accounting principles (GAAP)
  • Good knowledge of double-entry accounting through general ledger
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks efficiently and meet deadlines
  • Strong computer skills in using accounting software, spreadsheets, and word processing
  • Strong analytical skills, good organization skills, and constant attention to details
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to operate in a team environment and also able to work independently
  • Ability to work under tight deadlines

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records (if applicable)


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.

Pay Transparency: Nelson Connects provides pay transparency by placing salary ranges in all job postings in accordance with state and local regulations. We are committed to communicating pay clearly throughout the employment process.

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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