Aurora Waldorf School is accepting applications for the position of a part-time bookkeeper to begin work on May 1, 2019. The bookkeeper works closely with the CFO and Business Manager, and reports to the Administrator.
AWS is an independent, non-profit, pre-K-8 school.
The position is responsible for the day-to-day financial tasks of the school. The bookkeeper implements accounting policies and procedures relating to financial reporting and record-keeping consistent with ethical and legal requirements of a non-profit organization.
Primary responsibilities include filing, managing spreadsheets, check writing, banking, ACH deposits, collections, payroll, accounts payable, accounts receivable, monthly reporting and special projects.
The ideal candidate has a solid understanding of basic bookkeeping and accounting principles, an associate's degree, and experience working in Quickbooks, Microsoft Office products including Excel and Word, and experience working with online accounting and business platforms.
We are looking for a candidate who:
- is a team player with excellent interpersonal communication skills, strong analytical and organizational skills
- has the ability to implement project goals effectively and comply with deadlines, school policies, and requirements
- who can manage multiple projects, work independently, and adjust to the changing pace or needs of the office
- responds to parents, students, faculty, staff and board members with warmth, enthusiasm, and professionalism
This is a year-round, hourly position of approximately 15 to 20 hours per week and operates primarily within the Aurora Waldorf School facility within the hours of 8 am to 4 pm. The starting salary is $15/hr. If combined with another part time position, benefits may include prorated tuition remission.
To apply, please submit a resume, letter of interest, two professional references, and an employment application. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Materials may be sent to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Aurora Waldorf School
525 West Falls Rd
West Falls, NY 14170
Fax : (716) 655-3265
Applicants are strongly encouraged to call (716) 655-2029 to schedule a tour or attend an open house.