Staff Accountant

Garden City, NY
Type: Lay
Posted Feb 8, 2019
Job Title
Staff Accountant
Name of church or organization
Episcopal Diocese of Long Island
Job Location
Garden City, NY
Job Description
The Diocese of Long Island is seeking a Staff Accountant that is an energetic, self-motivating person with strong computer skills and a good analytical aptitude to assist the Director of Finance. The Accounting Department supports the work of the Diocese in the area of budgets, financial reports, audits, compliance and the Diocese Investment Fund. It is comprised of a Director plus a full and a part-time assistant. All members of the team are expected to handle all functions of the department in the absence of a team member.
General Responsibilities:
• Accounts Payable – Assign or verify budget codes on accounts payable invoices, post them to the accounting system, obtain approval for payment and prepare checks for mailing. Process recurring monthly obligations according to schedule.
• Accounts Receivable – On a weekly basis, process checks received for deposit and process credit card receivables.
• Annual Diocese Audit – assist auditors with requests for check payments, bank deposits or reconciled bank statements.
• All other tasks as assigned.

• Bachelor’s degree with emphasis in Accounting or Finance;
• three years of experience;
• Exceptionally strong organizational, communication and computer skills; and
• Demonstrated flexibility and comfort in working in a diverse environment.

Type of commitment
  • Full time
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Application Process
Interested Candidates should submit their resume to:
Nancy Signore
Human Resources Manager
Application Deadline