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Staff Accountant ($65k-$70k)

Company: Parker and Lynch
Location: Fort Worth
Posted on: May 15, 2022

Job Description:

Our client is a non-profit organization that values people, families and the community. The ideal candidate will have an accounting degree with 1-2yoe. They are looking for a candidate with ASC 842 experience and knowledge of GAAP especially as they apply to non-profit accounting standards. ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS 1. Lead for transition to new lease accounting standard ASC 842. Effectively utilizes accounting software. Responsible for Lease Query accounting system, posts monthly entries, ensures payments to lessors are correct, reconciles NNN and other charges monthly and annually. Maintains hard copy and electronic copy lease files. 2. Responsible for identifying and selecting vendors for goods, equipment, supplies, and the negotiation of costs as well as placing orders from approved requisitions. Completes vendor correspondence, maintains vendor and purchasing files as well as continuously evaluates vendor services. 3. Responsible for researching and comparing cost, quality, and delivery time to ensure cost effective purchasing. For Capital Expenditures --- Research and provide recommended quotes and bids. Follow-up and expedite orders as needed. 4. Responsible for keeping Workplace requisition and P.O. system current, training new users, and maintains the system. Must maintain and process purchase orders and receive and match invoices. Manages freight shipments. 5. Establish and maintain agency procedures and provide appropriate training and guidance to other functional areas. Other duties as assigned. SKILLS AND MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor---s degree in accounting is required. Graduate degree preferred. Minimum of 1-2 years of experience in an accounting department or equivalent required. Knowledge of GAAP especially as they apply to non-profit accounting standards. APP and CPM certifications preferred. Strong negotiating skills required. Must be able to manage deadlines, pay close attention to detail, and be highly organized. Must have the ability to work independently and be able to effectively collaborate with a team. Must have knowledge of applicable laws, codes, and regulations. Prior non-profit and/or fund accounting experience preferred. Microsoft Dynamics - Great Plains, Lease Query, and Workplace software experience preferred.

Keywords: Parker and Lynch, Fort Worth , Staff Accountant ($65k-$70k), Accounting, Auditing , Fort Worth, Texas

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