Our Client, a prestigious Non-Profit Organization in Brooklyn, NY is seeking a Senior Accountant to join their finance team. The Finance Department, currently a team of four led by the CFO, is expanding with the creation of this new position. The ideal candidate will play a vital role providing leadership for the Finance team by overseeing two staff members and ensuring the success of the department and the organization.
This position will have the primary responsibility for overall effective financial management of all assets and liabilities; supervising the daily operations of the Finance team; insuring complete and accurate recording of transactions in the general ledger and prompt reconciliations; monitoring pledge and receivable collections; and working with the auditors ensuring overall compliance with accounting/tax pronouncements. The ideal candidate will be a proactive, hands-on strategic thinker who, in partnership with the CFO, will have responsibility for all aspects of the finance function.