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Posted: Sunday, October 22, 2017 12:02 AM


Position Summary: Lake Erie Nature & Science Center, a nonprofit organization located in Bay Village, seeks an experienced Bookkeeper to provide support in recording accounting transactions, reconciling accounts and preparing financial reports.

Responsibilities: The Bookkeeper is responsible for supporting all aspects of the accounting function. Specifically the Bookkeeper will be responsible for accurately recording day to day transactions, reconciling accounts at month end, assist in preparation of financial reports, and assist in filing all financial transaction documentation in a centralized location. The Bookkeeper will report directly to the Director of Finance and Operations. The work schedule requires 10-15 hours per week at the Center during regular business hours between Monday and Friday with occasional evening and weekend activities.

Qualifications: Candidates must have experience in accounts payable, accounts receivable and general ledger transactions using an accounting software. Proven experience in data entry, reconciling accounts, cash handling, preparing deposits and maintaining records by filing documents. Ability to prepare and update appropriate schedules and reports as needed using Microsoft Excel and Word products. Must have a high degree of accuracy and attention to detail along with excellent analytical and problem solving skills. Ability to organize and prioritize multiple assignments and activities and to meet deadlines. Excellent verbal and written communications skills. Candidates applying for the position must have at least two years of banking, bookkeeping and/or accounting experience. Minimum requirement of an associate’s degree in accounting. Experience with non-profit accounting helpful but not required.

Organization: Lake Erie Nature & Science Center is a nonprofit organization providing informal science education for children, families and people of all ages. The Center serves more than 168,000 people each year with a $1.68 million operating budget. It is home to the only wildlife rehabilitation facility in Cuyahoga County, one of two public access planetariums in Cleveland, and a beautiful park setting near Lake Erie. The Center offers a distinct blend of early childhood programs, seasonal family events, school field trips, scout programs, summer camps, wildlife rehabilitation and education services, and free admission to natural history exhibits. Lake Erie Nature & Science Center is funded by private donations, program fees, and grants including Cuyahoga Arts & Culture through the residents of Cuyahoga County.

Send cover letter and resume to by October 6, 2017.

• Location: Cleveland

• Post ID: 49846412 ohio is an interactive computer service that enables access by multiple users and should not be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider. © 2017