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Financial Controller

Company: MSCCN
Location: Arlington
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Job Description:

Are you looking to make a difference in the world by helping to advance freedom and democracy? Are you energized by working at the intersection of US foreign policy, global humanitarian impact, and entrepreneurship? Spirit of America is the only nonprofit organization that works alongside the US troops, diplomats, and local allies to bring American goodwill, humanitarian assistance, and other aid to where it's needed most in the world. Spirit of America is seeking a Financial Controller to support the organization's growth. Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the Financial Controller will have primary responsibility for Spirit of America's accounting and financial reporting functions. As a member of a fast-paced, dynamic organization, the Controller must be willing and able to perform a wide range of accounting and finance functions to support Spirit of America's continued success. Key Responsibilities: Supervise employees in preparing monthly close and financial reports Monitor financial reports for accuracy, completeness, and identify cost savings Prepare financial analysis statements including monthly balance sheets, income statements, cash flows statements, and various financial reports Provide high level financial reporting and analysis Enforce GAAP principles Lead the annual audit and tax return preparation process Supervise the Accounting Assistant Manage the daily activities of the accounting department Oversee the posting and maintenance of general ledger accounts, accounts payable and general ledger adjustments Prepare reconciliations for bank accounts, credit cards, cash advances, payroll and more Oversee the management of schedules as needed: Fixed Assets, Prepaids, Investment schedules, leases Requirements Bachelor's degree in accounting or related field CPA and minimum 7 years practical accounting experience required Experience working in nonprofit and fundraising organizations is a plus. Excellent written and oral communication skills, a strong attention to detail, and excellent organizational and analytical skills are required. Knowledge and/or experience with Salesforce, Adobe, and Box is a plus. Must be self-directed and able to complete projects with limited supervision. Dedication to Spirit of America' mission Strong proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, including MS Excel (including VLookups, Pivot Tables, etc. Spirit of America Spirit of America is a nonprofit citizen service organization founded in response to the attacks of 9/11. Our mission is to engage citizens in preserving the promise of a free and better life. We do this by working alongside troops and diplomats to support their safety and success, promoting values shared by Americans and our allies, strengthening relationships with allies, friends, and partners, and demonstrating that the United States is a friend to all who seek a better life. We are officially approved by Congress and the Department of Defense to work alongside deployed US troops and provide private assistance in support of their missions. Spirit of America helps our troops and diplomats build trust and goodwill, prevent conflict, and strengthen America's security. Our work saves and improves lives. In the world's toughest places, people experience the best of who Americans are and what we stand for. Spirit of America offers a competitive salary and compensation package. The position is based in Arlington, VA with the opportunity to work remotely. To work at Spirit of America, you must be vaccinated against COVID-19. Spirit of Americais an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with applicable law, we prohibit discrimination against any applicant or employee based on any legally-recognized basis, including, but not limited to: veteran status, uniformed service member status, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age (40 and over), pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation, and related medical conditions), national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, genetic information (including testing and characteristics) or any other consideration protected by federal, state or local law. Our commitment to equal opportunity employment applies to all persons involved in our operations and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee, including supervisors and co-workers. Powered by JazzHR

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