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Staff Accountant

Volunteers of America Greater Baton Rouge Baton Rouge, LA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Our company is currently seeking an experienced Staff Accountant to join our accounting team. The Staff Accountant will be responsible for assisting with the preparation of monthly financial analysis reports, developing and maintaining department budgets and generating cost reports. The successful candidate will also collect pertinent information for third party audits, oversee financial reporting and operations and will be the first point of contact for accounting issues.


· Reconciling sub-ledger to general ledger account balances.

· Posting cash deposits.

· Preparing Financial Statements

· Reviewing general ledger accounts and preparing and adjusting journal entries

· Performing account analysis and reconciliation, including bank statements and intercompany ledger accounts

· Maintaining general ledger chart of accounts

· Assisting with initial internal control evaluations

· Posting monthly, quarterly, and yearly accruals/allocations

· Assisting with budget preparation and preparing the monthly budget variance analyses

· Assist with accounting and budget activities for HUD Housing function.


· At least five years’ experience.

· A bachelor's degree in accounting or Finance.

· Must be organized with attention to detail.

· Accredidations such as certified public accountant (CPA) or certified management accountant (CMA) are preferred

· Experience with Sage Intacct preferred

· Strong technology skills are critical, particularly expertise with Microsoft excel

· Basic math skills; ability to analyze figures; knowledge of accounting principles;

· excellent verbal/written communication, multi-tasking, prioritizing, and organizational skills

Volunteers of America Greater Baton Rouge

Why Work Here?

Meaningful work that affects the community, great benefits package, established organization!

Established in Baton Rouge in 1921, Volunteers of America Greater Baton Rouge now serves a 19 parish area. Our vision is to engage the energy and spirit of the people of South Louisiana, to care for our neighbors who need help today, and to build healthier, more compassionate communities for tomorrow. About the Company Volunteers of America is a national Christian social service organization that was founded in 1896. Please check our website to see the scope of our services in the community. We offer a full array of benefits including health, dental, vision, life, and short and long term disability insurance. We also offer a 403b retirement plan along with paid holidays and vacation. An Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, Volunteers of America Greater Baton Rouge, Inc. considers applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, or any legally protected status. We will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship


3949 North Blvd. Baton Rouge LA 70806
Baton Rouge, LA