About the job
**** Pay range $70,000 - $75,0000 anually ****
YWCA Minneapolis is a nonprofit organization founded in 1891 as a member of the national YWCA, the oldest and largest multicultural organization in the world. We share a common vision to eliminate racism, empower women and advance peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all people. More than 25,000 people in our community are served every year by YWCA Minneapolis, through hundreds of programs, classes and support groups.
We are looking to hire a strong, mission aligned, Senior Accountant for our Finance and Accounting Team.
The ideal candidate will have prior experience in a variety of accounting functions including oversite of the month end close process, management and reconciliation of G/L accounts, financial reporting, journal entries (including month end closing entries), audit assistance and preparation (including form 990 preparation), and financial management related to grants.
As a key player within the Finance and Accounting department, you will offer senior level accounting guidance to others on the accounting team as well as providing assistance to the Controller and CFO as needed.
Bachelor's degree in accounting
Minimum 5 years general accounting experience including financial management and reporting.
CPA preferred but not required.
Advance skills with MS Office Suite (Excel and Word)
Proficiency with computerized accounting systems
Thorough knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP)
Strong analytical, problem solving and time management skills
Demonstrated ability to work within a diverse and inclusive organization (styles, cultures, and perspectives)
Sound organization skills
The YWCA Minneapolis offers a competitive pay and benefits package including:
Medical, Dental, Life, LTD, STD, and Vision Insurance
Paid parental leave
10 Paid Holidays
Free membership to our Midtown Fitness facility
Discounted Childcare at YWCA Minneapolis ECE sites
Scholarship programs with various local universities
Public Service Loan Forgiveness