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The Career Center is a forum that pairs Jewish communal professional organizations with career opportunities together with people seeking those opportunities in Jewish communal service.

If you represent a local Jewish communal organization click on the "Submit a CareerOpportunity" button below and complete the form. Within two business days, your posting will either go live or you will be contacted by Jconnect with questions. Before posting, read Jconnect's Career Posting Guidelines.

If you are looking for a new opportunity, browse the job listings below. If you are interested in any of the positions, please contact the posting organization(s) directly. We encourage you to check back often because new jobs are always being posted.

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Jewish Social Service Agency (JSSA) - Senior Accountant
General Overview

JSSA is one of Washington metropolitan area’s most established and fastest-growing health and social service agencies, with offices in Maryland and Northern Virginia. Our mission is to empower individuals and families to achieve well-being across their lifespan. Our Accounting department has an immediate opening for a full-time Senior Accountant to join our team.

Reporting to the Controller, the Senior Accountant is responsible for the following:

Assisting in preparation of grant budgets; preparing grant invoices for submission to federal, state, county governments and private foundations
Updating activity in the endowment funds and producing endowment reports for each fund
Recording revenue for specific programmatic business lines; researching/answering questions from program directors
Reconciling bank and asset accounts
Posting journal entries and participating in monthly closing process
Acting as an integral contributor to the annual budget process
Providing audit support
Assisting in the timely completion of all annual regulatory filings
Maintaining depreciation schedule for agency’s fixed assets
Position Qualifications

The ideal candidate will possess a bachelor’s degree in accounting or a related field and at least five years of experience performing functions with progressively increasing responsibility. S/he will possess thorough knowledge of accounting principles and the ability to translate knowledge into practice. Ideal candidates will be a strong team player, client-centered, solution-oriented, and possess excellent communication (oral and written) skills; attention to detail; and strong organization skills. Experience using Dynamics software and CPA license preferred.

Please apply at Careers@jssa.org

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