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Senior Accountant

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Location: Anderson, IN, IN

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Name: Abby Hewitt
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Job Description

Senior Accountant

The Senior Accountant provides excellent analytical skills and has a thorough knowledge of Not-for-Profit accounting and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). A successful candidate demonstrates the ability to work well with a team and provide great customer service to our staff and constituents.

AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Posts and Reconciles Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable

Reconciles Cash Accounts Monthly

Posts and Reconciles Investments Monthly

Reconciles various Balance Sheet Accounts Monthly

Performs various month-end and year-end close processes

Assists Controller in reviewing and revising processes and procedures

Assists Controller in evaluating and improving internal controls

Identifies errors and suggests ways to improve efficiencies

Provides financial analysis of various projects for the Controller to review

Provides suggestions to Controller that improve financial performance and spending

Assists with Annual Audit

Prepares internal reporting for other departments and management so that all interested parties can make accurate financial decisions

Monitors Budget vs. Actual Reports for all projects

Monitors Positive Pay exceptions

Various other tasks as assigned


The Senior Accountant is responsible for maintaining accurate and timely financial information. This role also serves as an auditor, ensuring that all financial information is entered and reconciled in a timely manner. The Senior Accountant is an analytical role that will help the organization grow. This position must also be a good customer service advocate for the organization and serve customers and coworkers to their best ability.

Job Requirements


● Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required

● CPA Certification a plus

● 2 – 4 years of related experience required

● Public Accounting Experience a plus


Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

● In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

● Familiarity with financial accounting statements

● Excellent computer skills in a Microsoft Windows environment. Including all aspects of Microsoft Office.

● Experience in Blackbaud Financial Edge is preferred.

● Strong analytical skills

● Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with coworkers and customers.

● Positive attitude towards learning new tasks is required.

● Demonstrated ability to serve as a successful participant on the accounting team that provides financial assistance to the organization.

● Evidence of the practice of a high level of confidentiality.

● Excellent organizational skills.