Director of Accounting - NonProfit


New York, NY

Industry: Education.


5 - 7 years

Posted 239 days ago

  by    Rob Guglielmo

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We are working with a NFP with several regional schools and they are looking for a Director of Accounting


  • Ensure the accuracy and timeliness of all reporting by managing all accounting functions including maintenance of the general ledger and project accounting.
  • Supervise accounting staff to ensure the implementation of the monthly, quarterly and year end processes.
  • Communicate to the schools accurate financial information on a monthly basis.
  • Act as liaison between external accountants for the year-end audit. Ensure that proper and accurate financial information and records are provided to the auditors on a timely basis to meet the auditreporting deadline.
  • Prepare the year-end financial statements and notes to the financial statements.
  • Keep up to date with changes in accounting standards, and communicate this with the staff.
  • Provide timely and constructive feedback on the performance of the accounting staff throughout the year.


  • A degree in Accounting
  • CPApreferred
  • 5-8years of public accounting experience
  • Proven managerial experience
  • Excellent analytical, communication and problem solving skills
  • Proficiency in Excel
  • Experience with Lawson
$150K - $200K