Compensation Type: Hourly wages
Job Type:
Full Time

Pay Range: 21.07
Organization's Mission: The Road Home has been a leader in the fight to end homelessness for almost a hundred years. We provide low barrier emergency shelters, supportive services, and housing-first-minded rental assistance that helps individuals and families step out of homelessness and back into the community. We are seeking compassionate and empathetic individuals who are interested in making a difference in the lives of others and their community.
Organization's Race, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Statement and Work: The Road Home is an Equal Opportunity Employer
The Road Home is requiring all employees to be vaccinated against COVID-19.

The Road Home is committed to our work in addressing Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) as part of our mission to help people experiencing homelessness move back into housing. We strive to create a team that reflects the people we serve and where our guests and employees feel empowered to be their full, authentic selves.
Position Summary: The Accountant will play a vital role in maintaining the general ledger and Sage accounting system. This position will assist in preparing payroll, balance sheets, profit and loss statements, and other financial reports. Responsibilities also include analyzing trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations incurred to predict future revenues and expenses. A degree of creative thinking and latitude are valued. This position will rely on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals and perform various tasks.

*If you physically are not able to do these tasks, we will make reasonable accommodations so please still apply*

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Mon – Fri, 40 hours
Primary Responsibilities: Maintaining General Ledger
You Will:

Assist in maintaining general ledger in Sage 100 accounting system.
Prepare balance sheet reconciliations.
Accounts Payable and Receivable supervision
Substantiate financial transactions by auditing documents.
Assist in preparing for financial audits, reviews, and tax returns.
Organize and prepare payroll and other expenses reports for AR billings.
Prepare bank deposits.
Summarize current financial status by collecting information; preparing balance sheets, profit, and loss statements, and other reports. 
Recommend financial adjusting journal entries based on variances in the financial statements.
Maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures.
Communicate effectively with stakeholders including staff and vendors.
Verify, allocate, post, and reconcile transactions.

Analyzing Trends
You Will:

Assist Grants Manager in coordinating billings and expenses with Housing Department to assure accuracy in budgets and accounting.
Reconcile financial discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account information.
Coordinate with Property Management team to complete housing reports.
Provide input into department’s goal setting process.
Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls.
Prepare cash, asset, liability, and capital account entries by compiling and analyzing account information.
Communicate with Manager and/or Director on work status and issues that arise.

Promoting Best Practice
You Must:

Demonstrates awareness and desire to understand diverse populations
Ability to contribute to the Agency’s commitment to enhancing awareness and appreciation
Willingness to understand that housing first, harm reduction, low barrier access to resources is best practice and essential to our mission at The Road Home.
Ability to set and maintain good boundaries, using Trauma-Informed Care as a guideline
*Other duties as assigned

Must pass a pre-employment background check and drug screen
Desired Qualifications: Education and Experience

1-2 years’ experience using Excel
Two to four years’ experience doing related work.
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting preferred.
Physical and Equipment Requirements

Ability to lift 15 pounds.

Ability to sit, stand and walk for at least an hour at a time.
Benefits / Why Work With Us: Inclusive benefits including:

Health Care Plan (Medical, Dental & Vision)
Retirement Plan (401k, IRA, 403B with TRH match)
Life Insurance (Basic, Voluntary & AD&D)
Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick & Public Holidays)
Family Leave (Maternity, Paternity)
Short Term & Long Term Disability
Employee Assistance Program
Training & Development
Tuition Reimbursement
How to Apply:
Closing Date: 7/1/2022
Location: Salt Lake city


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Organization Website: Visit website
Contact: Maren Caldwell
Phone: 8018724138