Staff Accountant

Post on January 4, 2019

Keene Housing is seeking an experienced full time Staff Accountant.  Keene Housing is a nationally recognized leader in housing policy reform and affordable housing development.  The agency employs 40 staff members, operates an annual agency budget of $14 million, owns or operates approximately 675 units of housing and administers over 650 HCV rental subsidies through its innovative Moving to Work (MTW) program.

Reporting to the Finance Director, the Staff Accountant will process, analyze, and reconcile all the Agency’s and its subsidiaries’ financial activities. The Finance Department has 3 full time employees. The ideal candidate should demonstrate sound technical skills, analytical ability, and good judgment.

Education/Experience:  Successful Candidate will be well organized, able to manage deadlines and able to work independently.  Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related area is preferred and a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience or may consider an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Comprehensive knowledge of accounting principles and proficiency in Excel are required.

Compensation:  Salary:  $37,000 to $50,000 depending on experience.  Keene Housing offers an excellent compensation package including health and dental insurance (Agency pays 83% of premium), retirement contribution up to 13%, disability, life insurance, and time off benefits.

To apply:  Please submit a cover letter describing interest in the position and a resume electronically  Keene Housing will accept resumes for this position until filled.

Keene Housing is an equal opportunity affirmative action employer. Minorities, handicapped and others are encouraged to apply.

Contact Information

Amy Wright