You are a highly organized, detail focused accountant with 3 years’ experience in a dynamic, and service oriented office. Any experience working in government accounting is a strong addition to your understanding of GAAP and fund accounting and allows you to handle multiple projects and responsibilities simultaneously. You are excited about operating as the Staff Accountant to a mission driven organization; handling the day-to-day functions of accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll preparation.
You review general ledger transactions with a discerning eye for accuracy and budget allocation, using strong communication skills to inquire for clarity if needed. You approach every task with integrity and accuracy; understanding the critical importance of valid reporting to managers and the public. You have demonstrated your ability to be resourceful in completing your work; using proactive problem-solving skills, advanced planning and organization. Previous employers and colleagues describe you as consistent and reliable with a strong work ethic.
You have experience with a variety of software programs, such as enterprise accounting systems and ADP Workforce Now. You use Microsoft Office programs Word and Excel at an excellent skill level, using advanced features with confidence. Basic business terms are a part of your vocabulary, you can communicate on this topic with ease. You have strong 10-key skills, executing data entry for accuracy and efficiency.
You’ll be a part of the Administration and Finance team that provides operational excellence throughout the office, working with a positive outlook and an eye for efficiency. We pride ourselves on our exceptional and professional customer service.
Bachelor’s in Accounting/Business Admin or related field;
Software knowledge: Enterprise accounting system, ADP WorkForceNow, MyCalPERS, Word, Excel;
3 Years of professional accounting experience – government experience desired;
Ability to work independently, efficiently, and accurately; following directions, processes, and protocols.
This position is required to take and pass a pre-employment background check.
Additional Salary Information: Salary range begins at $32.52 per hour. Salary dependent on qualifications. This is a non-exempt, part?time position (30 hours per week) with excellent benefits.
Go here to apply for the job: http://smrtr.io/zXLDdA. Please include a cover letter and resume.
We are the Santa Clara Valley Open Space Authority. Our mission is to conserve the natural environment, support agriculture and connect people to nature by protecting open spaces, natural areas, and working farms and ranches for future generations.
We have protected over 20,000 acres of natural and agricultural lands in Santa Clara County. Our agency manages a system of open space preserves t...hat are open to the public for hiking, bicycling and equestrian uses. This position is a unique opportunity for a highly skilled and team oriented professional to contribute to the quality of life in the Santa Clara Valley by guiding the development of new open space preserves, public access, and environmental education facilities.