Director of Accounting

Organization/Company Name: 
Albertina Kerr
Position Description: 

Albertina Kerr empowers people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, mental health challenges, and other social barriers to lead self-determined lives and reach their full potential. When you join Kerr, you become part of a team motivated to provide innovative and excellent programs, services, and care.

We're seeking a Director of Accounting to lead our Accounting team! As the Director of Accounting, you will oversee the daily management and operations of our Accounting and Finance functions including payroll, accounts payable, reporting, client financial management, cash/treasury management, and financial audits. You’ll be responsible for implementing and maintaining a system of internal controls for company assets and ensuring all financial reporting is in compliance with policies and US GAAP. Our ideal candidate will excel in operational discipline – ensuring all reconciliations are complete and reporting is accurate and timely.

If you’re looking for a meaningful and impactful career at a large, non-profit agency, you’ll love working at Kerr!

Position Function: 
Position Type: 
Full Time

- Paid medical, dental, and vision employee benefits

- Paid basic life & accident insurance and short- & long-term disability

- Paid internal training and career development

- 7 paid holidays and generous time off

- 24-hour Employee Assistance Plan (EAP) that provides resources for everything from mental health to pet insurance and financial counselling

- Satisfies employment requirement for student loan Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program (PLSF)

Required Qualifications and Experience: 

- Demonstrated ability to form, lead and develop high-performing teams

- Excellent communication skills with a customer service focus

- Ability to work collaboratively across departmental functions

- 7-10 years of experience in accounting with progressively responsible duties including general ledger maintenance, fund accounting and budgeting/forecasting

- Prior management experience required

- Proven success in closing books and leading audits

- Strong knowledge of US GAAP, internal controls and financial reporting

- Strong proficiency in Excel

- Experience with Blackbaud is strongly preferred

Required Education and / or Certifications: 

- CPA licensure required

424 NE 22nd Ave
OR 97232
Where Will Work Be Performed?: 
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