Our client is located in Mentor, Ohio and they are looking for a
Staff Accountant due to continual growth. They are looking for
asharp, detail oriented and personable individual to fill the newly
created position of Staff Accountant. This visible and centralized
position provides financial and operating performance reporting and
compliance direction across the agencies. The Staff Accountant
provides direct support to the Controller with tasks relating to
grants, acquisition, divestiture, and integrated related activities
as well as gathering financial and operational data for reporting
purposes. The Staff Accountant will leverage corporate financial
policies, procedures, and modeling tools to reconcile, balance, and
report on financial positions of the organizations.
Assisting Controller with all accounting and reporting research,
grant, program, and service activity.
Overseeing grant accounting and reporting processes.
Assisting in the month, quarter, and year-end financial closes,
internal and external reporting processes by creating journal
entries and developing reporting templates.
Develop financial templates, models and analysis tools in Excel
or Power BI using and developing a data lake model from other
Providing information to all levels of management by assembling
and summarizing data; preparing reports; making presentations of
findings, analyses, and recommendations.
Monitoring internal control policies, procedures and practices
to assure compliance with internal and external policies.
Bachelors Degree in Accounting, Finance or a related area
Ideally 3-5 years accounting/financial and reporting
Grant accounting experience highly desirable.
2+ years experience applying accounting/financial principles
with an emphasis on analysis of data and use of technology.
3 years demonstrated proficiency in Excel (including macros,
pivot tables etc) nice to have.
Demonstrated ability to be highly organized and detail oriented
Demonstrated ability to effectively and efficiently communicate
with all levels of an organization.
Experience using BlackBaud, Oracle, NetSuite, SAGE Intacct and
Power BI in some combination nice to have