Senior Accountant I

New York, NY 10020, USA Req #3046
Monday, March 11, 2024

Volunteers of America-Greater New York (VOA-Greater New York) is an anti-poverty organization working to end homelessness in the New York area by 2050. We operate over 60 programs across New York City, Northern New Jersey and Westchester County including emergency, transitional and permanent housing. Our services extend to families experiencing homelessness, survivors of domestic violence, people living with HIV/AIDS, veterans, youth aging out of foster care, adults with behavioral health or substance use needs, and others in need, including a special education preschool program.

We are in search of new talent in the following position…

Position: Senior Accountant I


The Senior Accountant I support’s the Assistant Controller with a wide variety of functions which include transactional processing, financial analysis, cost allocation, program and annual audit support, the implementation of financial and compliance controls, ad hoc reporting, and special projects, as requested. The Senior Accountant will be a key member of the accounting team and support company-wide initiatives.


Location: 135 West 50th Street • New York, NY 10020


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance and 3 years of accounting experience, preferably in the not-for-profit sector or audit experience in complex non-profit entities.
  • Working knowledge of Windows and Word.  Must have strong Excel skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • The Senior Accountant I must have strong written and verbal communication skills to communicate clear, effective, and prompt responses to internal and external constituents.


Senior Accountant I Principal Responsibilities:

  1. Allocate the monthly IT invoices. Process the invoices through purchasing System.
  2. Prepare the monthly Fringe benefits allocation.
  3. Record Bank activity.
  4. Record the Corporate Credit card transaction and provide monthly analysis.
  5. Assist with all required annual Audits conducted by outside auditors.
  6. Partake in various department-wide initiatives including ad hoc reporting and special projects, as requested.


Employees receive an exceptional benefits package including:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Prescription coverage
  • Life insurance,
  • Retirement plan
  • Educational Reimbursement Program (includes tuition and license/certification)
  • Paid Time Off which is accrued monthly and roles over from year to year. In addition:
    • Paid Birthday Holiday

And much more

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VOA-Greater New York is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Vets/Disabled/Other Protected Categories.  Apply today! 

Other details

  • Job Family Accounting
  • Job Function Accounting
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Min Hiring Rate $68,140.80
  • Max Hiring Rate $68,140.80
  • Required Education Bachelor’s Degree
Location on Google Maps
  • New York, NY 10020, USA