Aidan Montessori School, located in Woodley Park, Washington DC, is seeking an experienced Staff Accountant to join our Business Office operational team. We are looking for someone who welcomes a challenge and is detail oriented.
Major responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, preparing and reviewing financial transactions related to cash receipts & disbursements, accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll, and reconciliation of bank & general ledger accounts. The Staff Accountant shall work closely with the Chief Financial Officer to complete monthly financial closing procedures and the preparation of financial reports, including audit and tax statements.
The ideal candidate will bring a Bachelor’s degree and three to five years of professional experience, preferably in a school environment. Preference will be given to candidates with experience working with Sage, TADS and/or Paylocity software. Key working attributes include a high level of accuracy in preparing and entering financial information, demonstrable analytical & problem-solving skills, and the ability to work intuitively and independently as well as part of a team.
Aidan Montessori School has inspired a love of learning in children for more than fifty years, and we continue to thrive. With the innovative and proven Montessori method at its core, Aidan prepares children to learn confidently, think independently, and succeed wherever they go. Aidan is an AMI-recognized school, currently serving students from 18 months to grade 6, established in 1961.
If you are a motivated, dynamic, thoughtful accounting professional, we would like to hear from you. To apply, please send your resume and letter of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Aidan Montessori School
Aidan Montessori School is a premier independent Montessori school, and one of the oldest in the country. It serves 200 children in historic Woodley Park in Washington, DC.