Director of Accounting
Company: Alliance Resource Group
Posted on: September 25, 2022
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Controller, ACCT - Director of Accounting Job Number: 4430 Pay
Rate: 165,000 Job Description
Director of Accounting - Reporting to CFO - $130-165k - depending
on experience - Pasadena
Our client is a dynamic non-profit with a strong purpose focused on
medical research. The organization has been around for more than 40
years, has a great culture and an exceptional executive team.
The Director of Accounting position is a new position and was
created to assist the Chief Financial Officer with all things
accounting. This is a high profile position and will work directly
with the CEO along with the Board.
If you are looking to work for a company with a fantastic cause AND
a fun work environment, this might be the opportunity for you.
The Director of Accounting is a responsible and detail-oriented
individual, working under the direction of the Director of
Accounting and assists with the preparation of financial
statements, budget reports, and internal control systems. The
Director of Accounting's duties also include managing payroll,
accounts payable/receivable, reconciling accounts, assisting with
financial audits, and participating in the development (and
subsequent execution) of budgets and business plans. The Director
of Accounting Reports directly to the CFO.
JOB QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability
--- Prepares financial statements to summarize and forecast the
organization's financial status.
--- Produces and manages balance sheets and analyze future earnings
--- Assists with management of accounting, auditing, and budgeting
within the organization.
--- Assists with preparations for audits.
--- Works to reconcile accounting inaccuracies or imbalances.
--- Ensures compliance with and prepare reports according to
applicable government regulations.
--- Uses accounting software to maintain records and prepare
--- Delegates accounting tasks to junior accounting staff.
--- Coordinates with and prepares reports for the Chief Financial
Officer and upper management.
--- Contributes to team efforts by accomplishing related tasks as
--- Assists in the annual and multi-year operating and capital
budget process including forecasting and cash planning.
--- Provides management with information vital to the
--- Ensures Retirement and Health & Welfare benefit plans are
administrated in accordance with statutory requirements and plan
documents, including assisting administrating of 403b and 457
--- Demonstrates knowledge of organizational policies and
procedures, federal and state policies and directives, and current
accounting standards specific to the Not-for-Profit sector.
--- The Director of Accounting also performs a wide range of job
duties as assigned and requested.
Education and Experience
--- Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance. CPA or MBA
--- 5+ years of progressive accounting experience with a minimum of
3 years as Director of Accounting. Must have Non-Profit
--- Thorough knowledge of U.S. GAAP
--- Working knowledge of financial preparation, not-for-profit
reporting, budget preparation and analysis, cost accounting, fund
accounting, audit procedures, and tax compliance.
--- Advanced working knowledge of fund accounting software.
--- Grants administration experience and knowledge of laws and
regulations pertaining to grants and contracts administration is
--- Significant experience with cost allocation methodologies.
--- Familiarity with US Government negotiated indirect rates and
--- Outstanding computer skills. Must be proficient with MS Office
programs (Word, Excel, Outlook) and Zoom.
--- Prior experience training and retaining skilled accounting
--- Excellent verbal and written communication skills across all
levels of an organization.
--- Strong leadership skills with a dedication to driving and
--- Knowledge of employee relationship building and performance
--- Ability to be a team player; support and assist team
--- Good judgment and decision-making capability.
--- Ability to build and maintain strong relationships with
colleagues, building respect, consensus, and trust across reporting
--- Staff Accountant
--- Accounts Payable and Receivable
--- Payroll Manager
Jennifer Hannigan, CPA
Founder & CEO With boundless energy, this mother of triplets plus
two successfully handles the demands of running a business and
raising five children. If Jennifer had any spare time, she would
enjoy scrapbooking, cooking, wine tasting, Lyle Lovett concerts and
travel. Jennifer is a huge Star Wars fan; so much so that she
embraced her inner geek with Star Wars Pop Art for the corporate
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- 2525 Main Street
Irvine, CA 92614
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