Accounting Manager




Organization: Phoenix Zoo (AZA Member)
Location: Phoenix, AZ, United States
Job or Internship: Job

The Phoenix Zoo is currently seeking an Accounting Manager to be responsible for direct supervision of Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable as well as Cash Room, coordinate accounting staff development, conduct reviews and performance evaluations, complete month end financial closing and related account reconciliations, and for fixed asset recording and calculation of depreciation. The Accounting Manager plays a key role in the Zoo’s overall budgeting procedures, working with our CPA firm to prepare annual audits financial statements and schedules for audit engagement; assisting in review of monthly corporate and departmental results, performing budget to actual comparisons and communicating with departments regarding fluctuation analysis. Monthly balance sheets, internal controls, and assisting with the development of accounting policies are also included in this position.

Minimum requirements for this position include at least 3 years’ experience in supervision of general accounting or other accounting area such as accounts payable or accounts receivable or equivalent, a Degree in Accounting, knowledge of tax-exempt guidelines, GAAP reporting, with competency in a variety of business software packages, and strong accounting and communication skills. All Phoenix Zoo employees are required to pass pre-employment background checks including a drug test.

This position has a starting rate of $56,360 - $63,405 annually with a rich benefits package including medical, dental, vision, 401(k) with company match and generous Paid Time Off.

To view a more complete description and list of requirements and to apply for this position, please visit the Phoenix Zoo job page at:

http://www.phoenixzoo.org/working/current_opportunities.aspx?all=1&AppliTrackJobId=464&AppliTrackLayoutMode=detail&AppliTrackViewPosting=1

Resumés are not accepted for any Zoo position without an accompanying application. While postings may remain on outside sites for longer, once a job is removed from The Phoenix Zoo job page it is closed and we will no longer accept applications.

The Phoenix Zoo is an EEOE/ADA employer.