Description

Compensation Type: Annual salary
Job Type:
Full Time

Pay Range: 68,000
Organization's Mission: Utah Community Action’s mission is to empower individuals, strengthen families, and build communities through self-reliance and education programs.
Organization's Race, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Statement and Work: Utah Community Action is an Equal Opportunity Employer and the agency prohibits discrimination and harassment because of a person's protected status such as race, color, national origin, religion, age (40 and over), physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran, military service, gender, sex (including conditions of pregnancy), marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected- group status.
Position Summary: Utah Community Action is accepting applications for a full time Senior Accountant.

This Senior Accountant. position earns a competitive salary of $68K/annually. We also offer generous benefits including health, dental, vision, a flexible spending account (FSA), a healthcare spending account (HSA) with up to a $2,500 match, a 401k plan with 5% match, short and long-term disability, accident insurance, life insurance, 11 paid holidays, paid time off between Christmas and New Year's, paid time off (PTO), sick leave, and an hour of paid time on Fridays for self-care.

As a Senior Accountant you perform routine accounting functions to help ensure the timeliness and accuracy of the financials. Working with Accounting Manager to manage the Finance/Accounting Department. Work with Program Directors to assist in the management of contracts.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field
5 - 7 years accounting experience
Advanced Excel skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Software
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

CPA or CPA Candidate
Master's Degree in accounting or related field
Experience in a non-profit environment
Community Action Fiscal Management
Knowledge of NetSuite
Fund accounting experience
ABOUT UTAH COMMUNITY ACTION

Founded in 1965, Utah Community Action is a nationally recognized nonprofit provider of comprehensive services for income-eligible families. Our six core programs, Head Start, Adult Education, Case Management & Housing, Nutrition, HEAT, and Weatherization, address barriers to self-sufficiency in order to empower individuals, strengthen families, and build communities. We are committed to ending poverty and improving the lives of those living in our community.

We have over 40 locations across the Salt Lake Valley and will continue to grow. UCA is seeking inspired, talented people who want to be make a difference in the community.

OTHER JOB DUTIES

Prepare billing files for various grantors in accordance with grant requirements
Work without supervision completing all tasks within required timelines
Prepare financial reports for programs and grants
Prepare, maintain, and explain budgets
Perform complex financial analysis and forecasts for grants and programs
Prepare journal entries, assist in month-end and year-end close
Reconciliation of Accounts
Assist in the preparation of audits, tax returns, federal reports and monitoring reviews
Assist in the oversight of the accounting software
Acute Attention to detail
Proficient in English, both written and verbal

READY TO JOIN OUR NONPROFIT TEAM?

We understand your time is valuable and that is why we have a very quick and easy application process. If you feel that you would be right for this entry-level job in social services, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!
Primary Responsibilities: As a Senior Accountant you perform routine accounting functions to help ensure the timeliness and accuracy of the financials. Working with Accounting Manager to manage the Finance/Accounting Department. Work with Program Directors to assist in the management of contracts.
Desired Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field
5 - 7 years accounting experience
Advanced Excel skills
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Software
Benefits / Why Work With Us: Health, Dental, Vision, Telehealth, EAP, 401k Retirement Match, Long-Term, Short-Term Disability, Accident, Life Insurance, Flex Spending, Sick Leave, and PTO
How to Apply: For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.

https://www.applicantpro.com/j/1982076-335211
Closing Date: 11/15/2021
Location: Salt Lake City, UT

Information

Organization Website: Visit website
Contact: Human Resources
Email: julie.bills@utahca.org
Phone: 5555555555