Academy of Osseointegration (AO) - a not for profit dental association located in Arlington Heights.IL -- has an immediate opening for a Staff Accountant.
The Staff Accountant is responsible for all general accounting functions for the assigned clients, including but not limited to the following: Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Bank Reconciliations, Account Reconciliations, and Monthly Financial Statement preparation.
Job Responsibilities include:
Accounts Payable - Enter approved invoices into Accounting System (QuickBooks or SAGE), process payments for approved invoices via Check, ACH and Wire Transfer.
Accounts Receivable - Prepare invoices and post payments when received. Follow up on outstanding invoices for collection, or write-off if uncollectable.
Reconcile all assigned bank accounts monthly. Research and correct any discrepancies.
Reconcile General Ledger accounts monthly. Research and make journal entries for any discrepancies.
Prepare and post general journal entries.
Provide management with financial information by researching and analyzing accounts
Prepare monthly financial statements for assigned clients.
Prepare draft of Treasurers Reports, a written narrative overview of the relevant periods financial performance.
Answer accounting and financial questions by researching and interpreting data.
Develop and implement accounting procedures by analyzing current procedures and recommending changes where appropriate.
Maintain accurate financial records
Assist with the development of an annual budget for each organization
Prepare accurate schedules for annual audit and budgeting process and answer information requests from external auditors
Assist with coordination efforts to ensure proper and timely preparation of various required filings, including Form 990, and state registrations; and
Other duties as assigned
This position requires proven communication skills, strong management abilities and interpersonal skills. The successful candidate must have the following qualifications:
Associates Degree or higher in Accounting.
Minimum of two to four years of proven accounting experience. Experience with medical associations is preferred.
Excellent oral and written communication skills, including research, proofreading and editing, and an ability to clearly and concisely express complicated financial concepts to a varied audience.
Positive professional demeanor and eagerness to implement innovative ideas.
Aptitude for working as a team member.
Knowledge of and functional competency with Quickbooks, SAGE, Microsoft Office suite, and database systems.
Strong aptitude for working in a fast-paced, sometimes high-pressure environment.
Additional Salary Information: Excellent Benefits including: 90%-100% employer-paid health and dental insurance, life insurance, 401K & Profit Sharing - Paid Holidays and PTO program
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