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Equal Opportunity Employer & Diversity Statement
501 Commons is an equal-opportunity employer and seeks to recruit persons of diverse backgrounds and to support the retention and advancement of diverse persons within the organization. We believe that having a board, staff, and volunteer corps with diverse personal and professional backgrounds enhances our ability to meet our mission.
501 Commons is committed to providing an inclusive workplace that attracts people of diverse backgrounds and fully utilizes their talents to achieve its mission. We are committed to fostering and supporting a workplace culture inclusive of people regardless of their race, ethnicity, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, marital status, age, physical abilities, political affiliation, religious beliefs or any other non-merit fact, so that all employees feel equally valued and supported.
501 Commons is currently accepting applications for a Financial Services Associate.
The Financial Services Associate serves as an intermediate level accountant under 501 Commons' Financial Services program. The Associate will be responsible for providing bookkeeping and intermediate accounting services to small and medium sized nonprofits in the Puget Sound area.
501 commons' Director of Finance and Senior Financial Services Associate assign individual Associates to clients, monitor Associate performance, and provide general support to Associates. All Associates will have regular access to an experienced CPA who can assist with challenging problems or answer difficult questions. Read the full position description here.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Evidence of the individual's ability to be successful in this position includes the following:
- 2-3 years of bookkeeping experience with nonprofit organizations
- Expert knowledge of Quickbooks 2009 or later and Excel 2003 or later
- Experience managing and processing payroll, including tax withholding and reporting
- Intermediate knowledge of accounting concepts; AA or BA degree in accounting highly desirable
- Ability to work independently
- Excellent interpersonal skills
- A history of stable employment, low absenteeism, and achievement in personal endeavors as well as in the workplace
- Access to reliable transportation
Please send resume and cover letter to email@example.com with Financial Services Associate in the subject line. Resumes without cover letter will not be accepted.