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Staff Accountant | Nonprofit Advisory Services
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Date Published
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
United States
Job Category
Accounting Services
Accounting Outsourcing Sv
Advertised Location
Dallas, Fort Worth, Waco
Working time
Full Time

Description & Requirements

FORVIS is actively seeking a Staff Accountant to join our Accounting Outsourcing Services (AOS) team. As a Staff Accountant, you will be a valued member of our team and will build relationships with our outsourcing clients. This position will offer you an excellent opportunity for career advancement in our growing firm. To be successful in this role, you should enjoy solving problems, possess strong attention to detail, and have a passion for fostering client relationships.

How you will contribute:

Dedicating time to client service while coordinating work for our clients in the following areas:

  • General ledger and financial statement preparation
  • Sales tax reporting and income tax preparation
  • Payroll and accounts payable processing
  • Account/bank reconciliations and depreciation schedule preparation
  • Monthly and year-end closing assistance
  • On-site or digital accounting outsourcing
  • QuickBooks consulting and assistance with accounting system design

We are looking for people who have Forward Vision and: 

  • Strong initiative and problem-solving abilities
  • A commitment to excellence in client service
  • Ability to prioritize work for multiple clients and consistently meet deadlines
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • High level of attention to detail

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associates degree or higher in accounting, finance, or other business-related field or a minimum of 4 years of experience in accounts receivable, accounts payable, general ledger, or staff accounting
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel and Word

Preferred Qualifications:

  • QuickBooks ProAdvisor designation
  • Experience with QuickBooks, Intaact, Creative Solutions, or similar general ledger software package
  • Experience with PFX Engagement
  • Nonprofit industry experience