Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, an independent not-for-profit research organization, is seeking a Bookkeeper who will be responsible for various accounting and budgetary functions to join our team.
The successful candidate must be well organized, with attention to detail, and exceptional interpersonal skills. The candidate must have a dedication to meet deadlines. This person will report to the Comptroller and work closely with all departments within the organization to gather and report financial information.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: - Bank reconciliations - Credit card account reconciliations - Tracking company income and expense budgets - Preparing monthly account reconciliations - Preparing monthly journal entries - Preparing monthly departmental reports - Assisting in month-end close - Assisting with preparation of quarterly and year-end financial statements - Assisting with internal and external financial analysis and reporting - Assisting with the year-end audit and annual report
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory is a world-renowned research and educational institution with programs in cancer, neuroscience, plant biology, genomics and bioinformatics. The Laboratory is recognized internationally for its excellence in research and educational activities. For more information about CSHL, please visit https://www.cshl.edu.
CSHL is an EO/AA Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status.
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Education: Bachelor’s degree in accounting is required.
Experience: 1-3 years accounting/auditing experience. Work within a not-for-profit is a plus.
Skills: Crystal Reports and Lawson Software knowledge is preferred. Must be proficient in the Microsoft Office suite.
Please apply for this this position via the CSHL website: http://cshl.peopleadmin.com/postings/16539
Position Number 01440-A
We offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package.
Internal Number: 01440-A
Since 1890, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory (CSHL) has been a global leader in research and education. The international scientific community at CSHL provides a unique and stimulating atmosphere for doctoral research?an environment where students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty work side-by-side. The Watson School of Biological Sciences (WSBS) was founded on the belief that with well thought-out mechanisms, enthusiastic involvement of faculty, and highly motivated students, an innovative curriculum could be provided that would allow students to earn a doctoral degree in a shorter time than in traditional programs without compromising the quality of their training. The curriculum is designed to train students to become scholars and independent thinkers.