General Ledger Accountant

  • Location
    Alexandria, Virginia
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - General
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:
  • Salary:
    $ 70000 - $ 76000

General Ledger Accountant


Parker + Lynch is partnering with a professional association to add a full-time General Ledger Accountant with three or more years of experience for a full-time job located in Alexandria, Virginia. This is a direct-hire role that reports to the Director of Finance/Controller but will work closely with peers in a small department as well as management in other departments. This position will log journal entries and reconcile bank, investment, and other accounts while ensuring data accuracy across the board.





  • Oversee and ensure accuracy of the General Ledger, Accounts Receivable, and Accounts Payable functions
  • Review and approve Accounts Payable invoices, Aptify Orders, Payments, and Scheduled Transactions
  • Supports the DOF/Controller with month-end/year-end close activities, internal/external audit activities and other general ledger reconciliations in accordance with GAAP
  • Prepare monthly Closing Schedules
  • Process accounting records, policies, and procedures in accordance with company practices
  • Support other team members and perform ad-hoc accounting duties as required


  • Minimum 3 years of related experience required
  • In-depth understanding of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy, able to multi-task effectively and prioritize workflows in a deadline-driven environment
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • Proficient or interest in learning MS Dynamics SL, PN3 for Payables, Aptify, and Databasics. Prior experience a plus
  • Possess a highly professional demeanor, able to successfully collaborate with team members, board members, donors, volunteers, and professional consultants

    Employment Type: Full-time, 100% Remote (Aiming for transition to 1-2 days in-office come October)

    Compensation: $70,000-$76,000 USD (DOE)

    Work Hours: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM 40 hours/week



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