Job Title:  Bookkeeper (Part-Time)

Position Summary: This is a part-time position (20hrs per week) for an energetic and experienced Bookkeeper. The Bookkeeper needs to have 5+ years of Bookkeeping experience in a nonprofit environment.

Jewish Family Service of Metrowest (JFS) is a nonprofit, community-based organization dedicated to accelerating social, academic and health equity and provides services to over 5,000 people in need within the Metrowest and Greater Boston regions each year, including extended day academic support for low income children, nutrition and basic family assistance for struggling families, citizenship and immigrant programs and geriatric care management and other support services that enable frail older adults to live independently. JFS’ mission is to provide vital social, health and community services to alleviate suffering, enhance lives and support people in need.

The responsibilities for the Bookkeeper are:

  • Provide the full range of Bookkeeping services
  • Maintain the general ledger in QuickBooks
  • Perform high volume bank and credit card reconciliations
  • Perform the full-cycle of invoice processing – A/P
  • Vendor management
  • AR (Accounts Receivable) duties
  • Perform collections
  • Assist with and provide back up support for payroll processing
  • Assist the Director of Finance with the month-end and year-end close

Qualities of the Ideal Candidate:

  • Strong Relational and Work Self-management Skills
  • Brings a Positive Attitude to the Position
  • Is Trustworthy and Respectful to JFS Clients, Staff, Volunteers and Community Partners
  • Has Ability/Willingness to Take Direction/Supervision and Follow Instructions
  • Makes Decisions Thoughtfully, Responsibly and With Care
  • Performs Tasks and Duties Efficiently and Effectively
  • Committed to Meeting Established Performance/Productivity Standards
  • Possesses Ability to Remain Task Focused
  • Possesses Ability to Manage Occupational Stress
  • Is Accountable and Able to Work Within Deadlines
  • Committed to Adhering to JFS Policy & Procedures

The qualifications for the Bookkeeper are:

  • 5+ years of Bookkeeping experience required
  • 5 years in a Nonprofit environment

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: Commensurate with experience

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