Senior Accountant

JOB FUNCTION: Finance & Accounting
JOB TYPE: Temp to Hire
POSTED: Jan 23, 2023

Our client is seeking an experienced and highly motivated Senior Accountant to join their team at a Non-Profit in New York City.

Salary/Hourly Rate:


Position Overview:

The Senior Accountant will manage the day-to-day accounting operations of the organization. The ideal candidate for the Senior Accountant will have a strong background in accounting, including experience with financial statement preparation, general ledger maintenance, and financial analysis.

Responsibilities of the Senior Accountant:

  • Prepare and review financial statements, reports, and budgets
  • Ensure compliance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and government regulations
  • Coordinate and supervise the work of junior accounting staff
  • Act as a liaison with external auditors and provide necessary information for audits
  • Identify and implement process improvements to increase efficiency and accuracy
  • Participate in the development and implementation of the organization’s financial policies and procedures
  • Provide financial analysis and support to management
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications for the Senior Accountant:

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in accounting, preferably in a non-profit organization
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP and government regulations
  • Experience with accounting software and systems
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field is required


  • Atrium Care Package available, upon eligibility
As a woman-owned firm, we value diversity. We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and will consider all applications without regard to race, sex (including gender, pregnancy, sexual orientation and gender identity), age, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability (physical or mental), genetic information, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
Position ID: 117886