Financial Accountant - The Alliance

The Alliance for Economic Development of Oklahoma City (the Alliance) is seeking applications for a Financial Accountant. The Alliance is a growing non-profit organization created in 2011 to foster economic development through public and private collaborations to create jobs and bring about urban redevelopment by coordinating and consolidating public agency functions. The agencies that partner with the Alliance include the City of Oklahoma City, the Oklahoma City Urban Renewal Authority, the Oklahoma Industries Authority and the Oklahoma City Industrial and Cultural Facilities Trust.

Position Summary:

This is a new position that will report to the CFO and be responsible for the preparation of monthly financial statements and associated accounting duties to ensure financial regulations compliance. The ideal candidate will have experience in financial reporting and an understanding of governmental and non-profit accounting.

Duties include execution of the period-end closing process and associated reports, financial statement preparation, implementation of internal controls, supervision of the accounts payable and receivable processes, and assisting the CFO with other financial and administrative responsibilities, as needed. Prior knowledge of grant reporting and administration is a plus.

Experience and Education:

A Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting is preferred. Five years of professional experience in accounting is required.

Required Skills:

Requirements include strong attention to detail, critical thinking and problem solving skills, and the ability to work independently to complete tasks in a timely and professional manner. Proficiency in accounting principles and Microsoft Office applications is required. Maturity, discretion and integrity are critical character traits for this position.

Salary and Benefits:
Salary will be competitive and based upon skills and experience. Benefits include PTO, health

insurance, dental insurance, life insurance and retirement.

Send resumes to:
The Alliance for Economic Development of Oklahoma City ATTN: Geri Harlan
105 N. Hudson, Suite 101
Oklahoma City, OK 73102