Project Accountant

  • Location
    Oakland, California
  • Category
    Accountant - General
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  • Job type
    Direct Hire

Accounting Principals is working with one of our top clients in the non-profit industry looking to fill a Project Accountant job for the office located in Downtown Oakland, CA. This position is all set to start remotely and will be until the year end. You should have at least 2 years of experience as a Staff Accountant with strong overall accounting skills as well as strong excel abilities working with pivot tables, vlookups, and if statements. You will be responsible for managing 30 to 60 projects and handling the day to day accounting functions including, accounts payable, accounts receivable, reconciliations, budget, and forecast. The role will also entail customer service being comfortable in front clients handling a variety of questions, and assisting with any projects as assigned.


Qualifications include:

- Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field required

- Industry experience with non-profit or healthcare preferred

- Experience working with projects dealing with projections, forecasting and preparing budgets

- Attention to detail, analytical, and organized

- Strong at prioritizing, time management, and comfortable multi-tasking

- Solid communications with strong writing skills

- Comfortable with Microsoft Office (Excel, Word & Outlook)


Experience: 2 to 4 years of experience with project accounting

Compensation: $65,000 – $75,000

Employment Type: Direct Hire

Work Schedule: 1. Regular work week (5 – 8 hour days or a 9-80 schedule with every other Friday off


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