Accounting Manager

The Ark | Chicago, IL, United States

Posted Date 11/09/2022
Description

ACCOUNTING MANAGER

For the past 50 years, The Ark, an iconic Jewish Human Service Agency, has served the Chicagoland Jewish community, creating stability in peoples’ lives by providing free access to multiple supportive services, and helping clients navigate the road to self-reliance.

The Ark is currently seeking a full-time experienced Accounting Manager to support the CFAO. Having a strong opportunity for professional growth, this candidate should have 5+ years of relevant experience, excellent communication skills and exceptional aptitude for detail, organization and prioritization with ability to meet all deadlines. Past supervisory experience preferred.

The role will report directly to the Chief Financial/Administrative Officer and be able to interact with a diverse staff. It is expected that this role will lead to a controller position for the right candidate.

 

Responsibilities

  • Supervise bookkeeper
  • Manage month-end financial closes
  • General ledger account reconciliations, lead annual financial audit, review bi-weekly payroll
  • Assist CFAO in developing annual budget and insurance renewals, and outside accountants for annual tax preparation
  • Daily banking responsibilities, able to accurately review monthly bank reconciliations
  • Manage Accounts Payable process and corporate credit card program
  • Work with CFAO in preparing dashboards and financial information for Board of Directors and Finance Committee presentations
  • Financial analysis of various service lines

 

Requirements

  • 5+ years relevant experience with degree in Accounting or Finance (CPA preferred)
  • Experience with Sage-Intacct general ledger system
  • Experience managing a small staff
  • Familiarity with non-profit organization operations preferred
  • Knowledge of Jewish customs

 

Benefits

  • Paid Vacations, Federal and Jewish Holidays
  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Benefits Package
  • Retirement Plan

 

TO APPLY PLEASE SEND YOUR RESUME AND COVER LETTER TO [email protected] with ACCOUNTING MANAGER IN THE SUBJECT LINE

Duration
Full Time
Categories
Accounting & Finance
Organization Type
Social Work
Benefits
Retirement Plans | Dental | FSA | Leave Early for Shabbat | Life Insurance | Medical Insurance | Paid Holidays | Paid Vacation | Sick Days | Vision
Job Location
US

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