Accountant, full-time

The Finance Department of the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art is seeking a full time Accountant. Primary responsibilities include but are not limited to: deposits; journal entries; processing accounts receivable and cash receipts; monitoring cash flow; performing various reconciliations; assisting in financial statement preparation; special projects; and general ledger analysis as required.

The successful candidate should have knowledge of accounting principles and procedures. Must possess strong knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word, and must have experience working with an automated accounting system. Experience with Raisers Edge and Financial Edge preferred. Strong organizational, time management, and excellent communication and problem solving skills are required.

At least three years experience in a similar position is required. A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field is preferred.

Interested candidates should email their resume and cover letter with salary requirements by April 18, 2014, to HR@wadsworthatheneum.org. No phone calls please. An Equal Opportunity Employer.


From Our Collection

Viola, 2000 1740, Flipart de Kooning, 1969 Riley, 1964

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