Holy Cross Head Start

Staff Accountant

Holy Cross Head Start

Buffalo New York

Salary: Neg Per Hour


  • Perform bank reconciliations and ensure accuracy of financial transactions
  • Assist with financial management tasks, including budgeting and forecasting
  • Prepare and analyze financial statements, including balance sheets and income statements
  • Maintain general ledger accounts and ensure proper recording of debits and credits
  • Conduct account reconciliations to identify and resolve discrepancies
  • Assist with the preparation of tax returns and compliance with tax regulations
  • Collaborate with other departments to gather financial data and provide support as needed
  • Provide mentoring and guidance to junior accounting staff


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or related field
  • Proven experience as a staff accountant or similar role
  • Strong knowledge of general ledger accounting principles and practices
  • Proficient in using accounting software and MS Office applications
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Attention to detail and accuracy in financial record keeping
  • Knowledge of private equity, wills trusts estate law is a plus
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Note: This job description is intended to provide a general overview of the position. It is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, requirements, or working conditions associated with the role.


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Experience level

  • 2 years
  • 3 years

Job Overview

Posted Date: 13 Feb 2024

Location: Buffalo New York

Salary: Neg Per Hour

Apply By: 28 Feb 2024

Company Information

To provide comprehensive educational opportunities for eligible families and their children birth to five in collaboration with community partnerships in a safe, diverse environment.

Name: Holy Cross Head Start

Web: https://www.holycrossheadstart.org/

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