Jun 20, 2022

Accountant

  • Turning Point Community Programs
  • Sacramento, CA, USA
Full time Accounting Nonprofit-Social Services

Job Description

Turning Point Community Programs is seeking an Accountant for our Home Office in Rancho Cordova. Turning Point Community Programs (TPCP) provides integrated, cost-effective mental health services, employment and housing for adults, children and their families that promote recovery, independence and self-sufficiency. We are committed to innovative and high quality services that assist adults and children with psychiatric, emotional and/or developmental disabilities in achieving their goals. Turning Point Community Programs (TPCP) has offered a path to mental health and recovery since 1976. We help people in our community every single day – creating a better space for all types of people in need. Join our mission of offering hope, respect and support to our clients on their journey to mental health and wellness.

 

GENERAL PURPOSE

 

Under the general supervision of the Chief Financial Officer, this position is responsible for assisting CFO, Controller and other fiscal staff in various accounting functions, inclusive or special projects, budgeting and reporting.

 

DISTINGUISHING CHARACTERISTICS

 

This is an at-will direct service position within the Home Office. The position is responsible for assisting Turning Point’s fiscal department with ensuring the financial viability of the organization.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES – (ILLUSTRATIVE ONLY)

 

The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that could be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class.

 

Works closely with Controller and CFO as contract monitor for all agency contracts.

Prepares annual program budget reports.

Assists with the monthly closing.

Assists with preparation of financial statements.

Handles special projects as assigned by the CFO.

Drives on agency business utilizing personal vehicle.

Maintains a clean driving record.

Maintains clean driving record as well as currency of driver’s license and vehicle insurance/registration.

Maintains accuracy and timeliness in completion of all tasks.

Consistently meets standards of performance in all aspects of duties.

Adheres to and upholds the policies and procedures of Turning Point Community Programs.

Attends all staff meetings unless approval for non-attendance is secured from the Chief Financial Officer.’

Meets the standards set for performance in all aspects of job duties.

Meets the standard for consistent attendance (not more than a 5% absence rate per month) by reporting to every scheduled shift on time and ready to work and by the judicious use of paid sick leave and avoiding any situations resulting in the need to dock pay for time not worked.

Knowledge Of:

 

Turning Point’s Mission, Vision and Core Values

Bookkeeping, including G/L, C/D, C/R, A/P, A/R, reconciliations, and payroll

Ability To:

 

Maintain well organized financial records

Use a computer proficiently

Operate a 10-key adding machine

Meet and work with a wide variety of people

Work effectively under pressure and with distractions

Organize time, workload, and materials

Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Compensation: $68,000- 74,000 per year

 

 

 

 

POSITION REQUIREMENTS          

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSES

 

Education, Training and Experience:

 

A typical way of obtaining the knowledge, skills and abilities outlined above is through graduation from an accredited university or college with a bachelor’s degree in accounting, Finance or a related field and two (2) years of accounting experience.

 

Licenses; Certificates; Special Requirements:

 

California driver’s license & current vehicle insurance/registration

Reliable means of transportation capable of passing vehicle safety inspection if more than five years old excluding all modes of two-wheeled transport inclusive of bicycles, mopeds and motorcycles.