Give2Asia Careers: Senior Accountant

About Us

At Give2Asia, we are recognized as a leading provider of philanthropic services that improve lives for millions of people. We provide international donors and philanthropic institutions with a trusted platform to support and partner with local, charitable groups in 23 Asian countries. Give2Asia is seeking a talented business development professional to lead our efforts partnering with families and individual donors and to support our outreach to corporate donors. This person will join our international team headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area, helping them to engage in Give2Asia’s services to further their philanthropic and social investment goals.

About the Position

Reporting to the CFO, the Senior Accountant is responsible for general ledger management and overseeing routine accounting operations for the organization and the entities for which it provides accounting services. Responsibilities include GL reconciliations, journal entries, invoicing, accounts payable and receivable, and month-end close. Additional responsibilities include monitoring program budgets and organization cash flow, preparing financial statements, and assisting with the annual agency audit and various program audits. Support the CFO with other duties and special projects.

Responsibilities

Essential functions include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Posting and maintenance of general ledger accounts, payroll transactions, accounts payable and general ledger adjustments
  • Assist in the development and implementation of policies and procedures relating to financial management, budget and accounting
  • Responsible for all accounting functions up to and including preparation of financial statements
  • Manage contract billings, allocations, and contract indirect cost allocations, as well as analysis on contract billings and other expenses
  • Ensure an accurate and timely monthly and year-end close along with timely reporting of all monthly financial information
  • Support the CFO
  • Manage the daily activities of the accounting department
  • Meet financial accounting objectives and perform other duties as assigned
  • Support Program staff in their grant-making process.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance/Business Administration
  • Four years of experience in broad accounting, including general ledger, accounts payable, and accounts receivable
  • Supervisory experience, a plus
  • Nonprofit experience preferred
  • Understanding of fund accounting
  • Proven knowledge of accounting principles (GAAP), practices, standards, laws and regulations
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite and accounting software, with advanced working knowledge of Excel
  • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees, management, and external agencies to maximize performance, creativity, problem solving and results
  • Good verbal and written communication skills

Benefits & Culture

This is a full-time position based in the US. Give2Asia is headquartered in Oakland, CA. Applicants from other US locations are welcome. We are currently working from home full-time to keep staff safe during the pandemic.

Salary range: $65,000–$75,000

Give2Asia offers generous benefits for full-time, US-based employees, including:

  • 403(b) retirement account with automatic employer contribution (10% of salary, vests after 1 year)
  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage with your choice of Kaiser or PPO
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Transit-friendly location by 19th Street BART

How to Apply

Please use the link below to submit a resume and optional cover letter.

 

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