Hephzibah Children's Association is a social service agency in Oak Park, IL with a multi-faceted mission serving children and families. The agency offers short and long term group homes; foster care and intact services and; after school and summer day care programs.

We are seeking an Accounting Manager who will be responsible for managing the day-to-day activities of our accounting department. This includes responsibility for monthly close activities, managing coworkers responsible for payables, receivables, journal entries and payroll, working with external auditors, understanding variances to prior periods and budget, and performing special projects as needed.

Reports to the Director of Finance and supervises the accounting functions and team.

Requirements include:
•Bachelor's degree in accounting required, CPA or MBA preferred
•Minimum of 2-5 years accounting experience with demonstrated financial skills
•Supervisory experience
•Written and verbal communication skills
•Competent in Microsoft Office products, Word, Excel, Outlook
•Ability to gain proficiency in agency general ledger software
•Sensitivity and responsiveness to cultural difference in staff and client populations.

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