Bookkeeper (Full Time)

Bookkeeper (Full Time)

Bookkeeper (Full Time) 150 150 accounting@youngjudaea.org
Young Judaea Global, Inc.
Published
November 30, 2022
Location
New York
Category
Job Type
Contact Name (not public)
Ivana Pavlisin
Phone
9175952100

Description

Young Judaea Global Bookkeeper

About Us

Young Judaea is turning spirited Jewish youth of diverse backgrounds into engaged leaders and activists with a life-long commitment to Israel, Jewish life and tikkun olam (repairing the world), via its network of life-changing camp, year-round and Israel experiences.

Job type: Full time 40 hrs/week

Bookkeeper will work in a collaborative, team-oriented environment with a Staff Accountant and Finance Director. Bookkeeper will have three primary responsibilities: basic bookkeeping/ accounting duties, accounting systems maintenance and financial audit assistance. Option to work remotely most of the time.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Assist with general ledger maintenance, including deposits, payroll and benefits, payables, receivables, grant allocations, invoices and accruals
  • Assist with monthly tuition and fundraising reconciliations
  • Assist with month-end and year-end financial reports as well as preparing for the annual financial audit
  • Assist with preparing audit related reports and backup
  • Review receipts for credit card expenditures and credit card reconciliations
  • Communicate with vendors and other parties regarding payables and receivables
  • Communicate directly with office manager about office related services
  • Accounting systems organization and clean up

Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting, Finance, Business, or related field preferred but not required
  • 1-3 years of experience in the field preferred
  • Knowledge of GAAP, business principles and standard operating practices. Basic accounting background
  • Knowledge of accounting systems required. Knowledge of QuickBooks Online preferred.
  • Computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office required (Excel, Word)
  • Strong organizational and time management skills and attention to detail is a must
  • Team player with a demonstrated ability to initiate and maintain effective and cooperative professional relationships
  • Problem solving skills and enthusiasm for learning
  • Strong writing and communication skills
  • Accounting experience with a non-profit organization is a plus
  • Greater New York City area candidates preferred

Compensation and Benefits

  • Salary range $45,000-$55,000 (compensation is commensurate with experience)
  • Medical Dental and Vision benefits offered, as well as ancillary benefits
  • Summer Fridays year round

How To Apply

Please submit your application to: accounting@youngjudaea.org