Senior Accountant (TEMP)


Senior Accountant (Temporary 2-3 months)
Hourly Rate - $30 - $40 (DOE)

Position Summary:

Under the general direction of the Director of Finance, the Senior Accountant is required to have outstanding attention to detail and interpersonal skills.  

We are looking for a sharp and experienced Senior Accountant to join our team, to assist with external audit, to support troubleshooting and resolution of accounting queries. desired. Knowledge of Sage/ Abila MIP is strongly desired.

Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Review and analyze general ledger transactions and accounts, using technical judgment to ensure that financial transactions are properly recorded.
2. Reconcile accounts receivable; prepare and distribute monthly aging reports.
3. Assist with monthly, quarterly, and year-end close.
4. Provide backups as needed.
5. Assist with annual audit preparation; assemble information for external auditors.
6. Other duties as assigned.

Skills and Competencies:

 Ability to work collaboratively with colleagues at all levels of the organization.
 Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize workload in order to meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment. 
 Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.
 Proven analytical and problem solving skill.
 Attention to detail, strong organizational skills and desire for continuous improvement and learning.
 Team player and can collaborate with other teams in the organization with poise, tact and diplomacy
 Demonstrate a proficient level of professional skill and/or knowledge in accounting and keep current with developments and trends. 
 Knowledge and ability to use applicable information technology and systems to meet work needs. 
 Excellent communication skills, written and verbal, with the ability to clearly communicate issues to all levels of management. 

Minimum Qualifications:

 BA or BS in Accounting, Finance, Business or related field.
 Minimum of 3 years of accounting, preferably in a nonprofit organization with multiple programs.
 Experience with MIP/Sage accounting software is required.
 Experience with federal, state, and county contracts highly desirable.
 Proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Excel.
 Must be able to meet Immigration Reform Act of 1986 requirements.
 Must have valid California Driver's License and a driving record acceptable by the Agency's insurance company.

How to Apply:

 Mail/Email resume and cover letter detailing related experience to: 

Bonita House Inc. 
Attention: HR Department 
6333 Telegraph Avenue, #102 
Oakland, CA 94609 

Email: resumes@ (please include a resume in the body of your email, in addition to attaching). Please type job title in subject line.

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE. Appropriate candidates will be contacted. 

 Bonita House is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to diminishing the influence of privilege and discrimination in our field and our workplace, whether due to differences concerning age, citizenship, color, disability, marital or parental status, race, religion, gender or sexual orientation.