Current Opportunties

ACCOUNTING PROFESSIONAL: Area Agency on Aging of Western Michigan is seeking an accounting professional to expand its Finance Department. Responsibilities include monthly bank reconciliations, general ledger account reconciliations, preparing journal entries, client cost share invoicing, and preparation of monthly and quarterly financial reports for certain programs. 

Position reports directly to the Finance Director. Requirements include a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, a high level of proficiency with Microsoft Excel, and a minimum of 5 years of professional accounting work experience, preferably within a non-profit setting. CPA/CIA, significant experience with federal and state grant reporting, and/or auditing experience would be a plus. The ideal candidate will have an excellent understanding of accounting, budgeting, and fiscal concepts and procedures, as well as internal controls and generally accepted accounting principles; excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills; strong mathematical skills and the ability to problem-solve and research complex accounting transactions.  Candidate should have demonstrated the ability to successfully organize, prioritize, and manage multiple responsibilities while also being a self-motivated, detailed-oriented, flexible individual with a professional attitude of personal responsibility. 

Full time position based upon 32 to 40 hour work week with no overtime! Variable hours schedule is an option for the correct candidate.  Agency encourages work-life balance for its employees through flexible hours, up to 4 weeks paid vacation, 11 paid holidays, and paid sick leave.  Starting salary of $19.50-$22.25 with excellent benefit package that includes family medical, dental, and vision insurance, as well as flexible spending accounts, retirement contribution, and employer paid coverage for group term life, accidental death & dismemberment, short term disability, and long term disability. Qualified candidates: please SEND COVER LETTER AND RESUME to employment@aaawm.org no later than Wednesday, December 5, 2018. EOE