Staff Accountant

· Brooklyn, New York
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Entry-level

The Opportunity:

Brooklyn A seeks a Staff Accountant who will be responsible for providing financial, administrative and clerical services in order to ensure effective, efficient and accurate financial and administrative operations. Reporting to the CFO, they will be responsible for posting and processing journal entries, accounts payable are accurately processed and reconciled in the general ledger in accordance with established policies and procedures and creating balance sheets income statement and other financial statement. As an integral part of the accounting and finance team, they will  provide support with monthly, quarterly, annual closing and budgeting process.


To be successful in this role, the candidate must have A Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in accounting, finance, business or other related field preferred; and a minimum of 2 years related work experience, non-profit accounting/finance experience is a plus.



  • Strong analytical, presentation, communication, and problem-solving skills;
  • Knowledge and demonstrated experience with MS Office package software and financial management systems;
  • Strong financial and analytical skills, including expertise in Excel, and advanced skills including Pivot Tables, V-LOOK UPS and SUMIF formulas;
  • Ability to analyze, evaluate and summarize financial records for accuracy and conformance to procedures, rules, and regulations;
  • Understanding of accounting concepts and practice
  • Strong reporting and recordkeeping skills, including the ability to synthesize lots of quantifiable and qualitative data into clear, plain language and readable charts and checklists;
  • Must be able to work strategically within a team structure as well as independently, multi-task and work under tight deadlines;
  • Dependability, good time management and organizational skills and be attentive to detail;
  • Thorough commitment to Brooklyn A’s mission.


Note: Unfortunately, because of the volume of applications we receive, we aren’t able to give status updates, but if you are invited for an interview, you will be contacted directly.


Brooklyn A is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, religion/creed, color, national origin, sex, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, military status, predisposing genetic characteristics, victim of domestic violence status or marital status.


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  • Location
    Brooklyn, New York
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  • Minimum Experience