Staff Accountant

Marcus JCC of Atlanta - Dunwoody, GA4.2

30+ days agoFull-time
Marcus JCC of Atlanta
5342 Tilly Mill Rd
Dunwoody, GA 30338

Principal Responsibilities:
Want to be a part of a high energy team at a large non-profit where you have a great work/life balance? The MJCCA is looking for a Staff Accountant to join its team.

The Staff Accountant assists the Controller in ensuring the integrity of the General Ledger by conducting monthly and periodic analyses and reconciliations. This position is also a backup resource for the Accounts receivable position. This position requires limited oversight and a high degree of personal initiative.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Prepare and input journal entries
Prepare and input cash receipts
Prepare general ledger account reconciliations
Analyze general ledger accounts, preparing adjusting journal entries as required
Assist in preparation for external audit
Assist Director of Financial Reporting with leasehold and fixed asset accounting responsibilities
Assist in Budget and Forecast preparations
Collaborate in the development and implementation of internal controls, accounting policies, and procedures

Provide back up for Accounts Receivable function, to include:
Daily bank deposits
Billing inquiries
Member account receipts
Member account reconciliations
Assist in completing special projects as needed
Perform accounting, analytical, and administrative tasks
Other responsibilities as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree with major in Accounting
2 years of accounting experience preferred
CPA candidate preferred
Excellent internet research skills
Proficient and experienced in MS Office suite, accounting and enterprise software
Knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), including journal entries, accruals, balance sheets, reconciliations and accounting projects
Attention to detail and a commitment to accuracy
Ability to effectively communicate in written, oral or schedule form
Ability to meet deadlines while managing high volume work load

This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, efforts or working conditions associated with the job.While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks are performed when circumstances change (e.g. emergencies, changes in personnel, workload, rush job, or technological development).

Agency Information:
The Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA) is a non-profit organization that has served the Atlanta community for more than 100 years.Serving 12,000 members and over 55,000 people in the Atlanta community through a wide variety of innovative programs and vital services. The MJCCA has been ranked among the Top Workplaces for seven consecutive years by the Atlanta Journal Constitution, and is widely regarded as one of the premier JCCs in the country.

As a Top Workplace in Atlanta, we pride ourselves in providing our full-time staff with a great work-life balance, staff appreciation events, excellent health and wellness programs, retirement plan, life insurance, generous vacation and sick benefits.Employees also receive free family membership, which includes access to our state of the arts fitness center, indoor and outdoor aquatic centers, culinary & arts classes, and additional discounts to all of our programs.