ACCOUNTANT

Qualifications

  • BS Degree in Accounting or Finance with 2 years related experience in financial analysis
  • Strong computer skills, MS Excel in particular (managing spreadsheets, creating charts and using advanced formulas)
  • Solid knowledge of bookkeeping and accounting principles, laws and regulations
  • Excellent numeracy skills and an attention to detail with the ability to analyze and present complex data
  • Familiarity with Non-Profit accounting

Responsibilities/Duties

Oversee financial activities of the Business Office performing complex and diverse financial duties in support of Head Start objectives.  Calculating, recording and reconciling General Ledger date to ensure that transactions are in compliance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.

Terms of Employment

Requirements that must be satisfied prior to hire
Proof of Degree/Certification and Experience Required to meet the Qualifications for position
FBI Clearance/Fingerprints
Pennsylvania State Police Criminal Record Check
Pennsylvania Child Abuse History Clearance
Successful completion of Pre-Employment Physical Examination which includes a Tuberculosis screening (arrangements made upon conditional offer of employment)

Location, Hours & Salary
Full Time/Full Year position, 12-months; 37.5 hrs/wk
Exempt/Salaried position:

Fringe Benefits Include
Enrollment into agency Health Insurance plan (after 90 days) Geisinger HMO, voluntary Guardian Dental, Vision through VSP; HRA plan included/Cash Out Option Available,
– Low Employee co-payment toward premium (10%)
Retirement plan – LCHS 401(k) with 7% agency contribution and Employee Roth option 
PAID Life Insurance (at 1x annual salary); Long Term Disability Insurance
PAID Holidays immediately, including extended break between Christmas-New Year
PAID Sick Time – Accrues up to 65 working days
PAID Personal Time – 1 day/year
PAID Vacation Time – 2 weeks year 1; 3 weeks years 2-4; 4 weeks at year 5
PAID Training Opportunities
Flexible Benefits – Medical/ Dependent Care Spending
…and much more!

Our employees…
…receive attractive salaries and unique career opportunities;
…do meaningful work that is constantly changing and evolving;
…enjoy successful careers without sacrificing their personal lives;
…enjoy limitless opportunities for professional growth;
…work in an environment of professional respect.

Responsible To

Director of Finance

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