Employment Opportunities

Part-Time Accountant Job Description

We are looking for a Part-Time Accountant for the Atlanta Fire Rescue Foundation.  The Foundation’s mission is to increase the Atlanta Fire Rescue Department’s capacity and capabilities for emergency preparedness and response.  The successful candidate will report to the Executive Director and the Board of Directors.  Our Accountant will perform a broad range of accounting functions.  The individual selected for this position will be required to ensure timely and accurate external and internal reporting.  If you enjoy working for a growing Foundation that supports Atlanta’s bravest men and women, this opportunity may be for you.
 
Job responsibilities included but not limited to:
  • Prepare monthly financial reports and external reports to the Executive Director and the Board of Directors
  • Record cash receipts, cash disbursement, accounts receivable, and accounts payable transactions within the financial accounting software and maintain adequate documentation in support of the transactions
  • Prepare journal entries for adjustment in the general ledger
  • Assist in the preparation and analysis of financial reports to the Executive Director
  • Perform special projects as needed

Desired Skills and Experience Job requirements included but not limited to:

  • Average of 10 hours per month
  • Minimum of 2-5 years of accounting experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills as the position requires direct interaction with external auditors and the Board of Directors
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills
  • Prior experience and proficiency with QuickBooks accounting system and Microsoft Office, especially Excel
  • Good working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • CPA highly desired
You may email your cover letter and resume to info@atlfrf.org. Hourly wages will be commensurate with experience and education.