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Chief Financial Officer- Washington, DC


Category: Job Openings

Posted: 11/30/2017

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Position Announcement

Chief Financial Officer

Washington, DC




Company Overview:


A fast growing multi-million-dollar company, located in Washington DC, we have a workforce approaching 100 employees dedicated to developing cutting edge campaigns, mobilizing activists, developing media strategies (advertising, creatives, fundraising, public relations) and technology (web site development).  Our clients include government agencies, progressive nonprofits, labor unions and political campaigns. We specialize in a range of full-service media strategies, including advertising, creative, fundraising, public relations and technology.


Position Overview:



Sr. Accountant - CPA

National PTA

Category: Job Openings

Posted: 11/16/2017

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National PTA, the nation’s largest child advocacy association, currently has an opening for a Senior Accountant, CPA in our national headquarters office located in Alexandria, VA.   The Senior Accountant, CPA position reports to the Director of Finance and is responsible for the integrity of accounting information by recording, reconciling, scheduling, and entering transactions.

This position addresses tight deadlines and a multitude of accounting activities including the financial reporting, expenditure, revenue, and fixed asset cycles.  The Senior Accountant, CPA prepares year-end audit and tax schedules and liaise with the audit staff. The Senior Accountant, CPA supports all Staff and the CFO which requires strong interpersonal communication skills, both written and verbal.


The Sr. Accountant is essential duties include:

§ Maintaining the general ledger through preparing monthly supporting schedules and subsidiary ledgers in a timely and accurate manner.

§  Certain aspects of accounts receivable.

§  Preparing monthly financial statements and analyses in a timely and accurate manner.

§ Preparing internal financial reports, resolving discrepancies, and providing account analyses.

§ Supporting the annual audit of the financial statements by preparing schedules and liaising between National PTA and the audit firm’s staff.

§  Supporting National PTA’s compliance with all Federal, state, and local filing requirements.

§  Maintaining financial security through established internal controls, enforcing accounting policy and procedures, and recommending improvements.

§  Management of the National PTA policies and procedures document storage system.

§  Responding to inquiries from Staff regarding financial results and special reporting requests.

§  Updating job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading p publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.

The marginal functions of this position have not been included. This job description in no way implies that these are the only duties to be performed. An employee will be required to follow any other job-related duties required by the manager.


For consideration candidates must have:


·         Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent, in Accounting from an accredited university

·         Active CPA certification

·         2+ years of experience as an accountant in a public accounting firm or non-profit organization


Required skills include:

§  Strong knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (“GAAP”) and, specifically, non-profit GAAP.

§  Experience with Dynamics GP or another large automated accounting system a plus.

§  Strong skills with Microsoft Office products.

§  Experience with Concur a plus.

§  Strong verbal and written communication skills.

§  Excellent organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills.

§  Ability to multi-task, work under pressure and meet required deadlines.

§  Strong customer-centric approach required.


National PTA offers a competitive salary with a generous benefits package includes: medical, dental, disability and life insurance, flexible spending accounts, retirement plans with employer matching contributions, 10 days of paid vacation with an additional week between December 24 and January 1st when our offices are closed, 12 days of paid sick leave, with additional personal leave and 10 paid holidays.

If this is you and you are eager to make meaningful contributions to a highly relevant and important mission, please visit for a full job description.

Please send a cover letter with your salary requirements, resume, and a writing sample with your application to Sandra Armenta, Director of HR at HR Please include Sr. Accountant in the subject line.

The National PTA is wholly dedicated to recruiting, developing, and retaining a diverse group of talented people. We are committed to provide equal opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other protected criteria, in accordance with applicable Federal and State laws. Requests for reasonable accommodation should be made to Sandra V. Armenta, Director of HR at



Senior CPA, Tax Preparer, in Arlington, VA

Murray & Cavanaugh, P.C., CPAs

Category: Job Openings

Posted: 11/10/2017

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Job Posting, November 2017:

Senior CPA, Tax Preparer, in Arlington, VA - 1 Block to Rosslyn Metro.

Local CPA firm has an immediate full time opening for a strong senior CPA, tax preparer and accountant

Preferred accountant with 5-7 years public accounting firm experience. 


·         Preparation of individual, corporate, partnership and trust income tax returns


Tax Preparer - Seasonal Experienced, part time

Murray & Cavanaugh, P.C., CPAs

Category: Job Openings

Posted: 11/10/2017

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Tax Preparer - Seasonal Experienced, part time

Tax Preparer, Job Posting, in Arlington, VA Start Date approximately February 1, 2018

Arlington, Virginia CPA firm is seeking an experienced tax preparer for tax season (Feb. 1, - April 16th, 2018). Position is on-site.  (1 block from Rosslyn, VA Metro).  20+ hours per week. 



Associate Principal, Audit and Reporting

The Humane Society of the United States

Category: Job Openings

Posted: 10/23/2017

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The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), the nation’s largest animal protection organization, is seeking an Associate Principal, Audit and Reporting for the Accounting department. The main responsibility of the role is to manage and coordinate all financial statement audits for HSUS, Humane Society Legislative Fund (HSLF) and all international offices. This includes drafting the audited financial statements for HSUS and HSLF, reviewing the statements for the international entities and coordinating preparing/collecting all financial statement support documents requested by external auditors.

This position will be responsible for:

  • Communicating audit timing, request lists, and due dates to ensure that all schedules are prepared timely and accurately, that they tie to the financial statements, and ensuring that the audits remain on schedule;
  • Keeping current on the monthly activity by reviewing monthly financial statement packages and participating in review sessions;
  • Reviewing internal control procedures and ensuring that any audit or management’s comments resulting from the prior year audit are reviewed and incorporated into control procedures;
  • Drafting and reviewing audited financial statements based on U.S. Generally Accepted Accounting Principles to ensure the completeness and accuracy before providing to the audit team;
  • Reviewing any materials provided for the international audits, including the financial statement packages to ensure that they are consistent with prior year, accurate, and complete;
  • Assisting the International Accounting Team with the international audits as needed;
  • Serving as the primary liaison with external audit firms which includes coordinating the audit timing, management of the audit team while on site, and ensuring that all audit schedules are prepared timely, reviewed, and provided to all participants;
  • Keeping current with best practices in accounting standards for non-profit organizations;
  • Ensuring that the appropriate parties are updated on the progress of the audits and provide updates on any significant issues that may arise during the audit process;
  • Serving as the internal liaison with other departments regarding audit status/information requested related to the audited financial statements;
  • Assisting with research related to financial statement queries from program departments.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Business Administration or equivalent work experience required;
  • Minimum five or more years’ experience in financial reporting;
  • Public accounting experience preferred. Certified Public Accountant preferred;
  • Nonprofit experience a plus;
  • Experience in drafting audited financial statements (including footnotes);
  • Proficient in Excel;
  • Experience working in an accounting software and/or reporting software in order to pull data for financial reporting;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Ability to manage the work of individuals that do not report directly to you;
  • Ability to handle and maintain confidential and sensitive information;
  • Attention to detail and commitment to excellence demonstrated by the delivery of quality and timely outcomes;
  • Must be able to work hours in excess of 40 per week when required.

Please submit a cover letter and resumé using this form or fax to 301-548-7701. This position is located in Gaithersburg, MD.