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Senior Accountant, Home Office, York

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Date Posted: 05/18/2021
Location: York, PA 17404
Company: SpiriTrust Lutheran
Job Type: Full Time

SpiriTrust Lutheran is now hiring a Senior Accountant
For the third consecutive year, we have been certified as a Great Place to Work! 2020-2021
SpiriTrust Lutheran®delivers an array of programs and services that touch thousands of lives each day. Our name, SpiriTrust Lutheran®captures the essence of who we are and the care and compassion our amazing team delivers. It embraces our Lutheran heritage, our spirit of service, and the reality that people come to us because of their trust in us. 

We provide residential living, assisted living, personal care, memory support and nursing and rehabilitation services in six senior living communities; home care, in-home support, palliative care and hospice services; an innovative program for clinically frail adults aged 55 and older in need of nursing home level-of-care; counseling services; financial education and coaching; domestic abuse solutions; services for the deaf and hard of hearing; volunteer income tax assistance; and an array of volunteer programs.

SpiriTrust Lutheran®started in York, PA in 1951 with $9,000. Today, SpiriTrust Lutheran®is one of the leading non-profit organizations in the region. SpiriTrust Lutheran®and its program agencies and subsidiaries serve annually more than 21,000 people in 20 counties in Pennsylvania and three in northern Maryland.

At SpiriTrust Lutheran®, our employees are a highly valued resource. Their dedication, skill and commitment enable us to provide excellent service and care within our continuing care retirement communities, community outreach programs and home care services. We offer: Competitive salaries Comprehensive benefits package Education assistance Career advancement/professional growth Friendly, team-oriented environment If you are ready to join us for a rewarding career.  

Basic Qualifications
Education/Training:  A B.S. or B.A. degree in Accounting normally required.
Skill(s):            Speak and understand English; proficient reading, writing, grammar, and mathematics skills; proficient analytical and financial accounting skills; moderate interpersonal relations and communication skills; strong ability to work with various office machines, including PCs and office application software. 
Experience: A minimum of five (5) years’ experience in related positions normally required.
General Responsibilities
Skill(s):            Responsible for performing various duties relating to the SPIRITRUST LUTHERAN accounting function;coordinating work within the department, as well as with other departments; reporting pertinent information to the immediate supervisor; responding to inquiries or requests for information.
Essential Duties

Supports the mission and values of SpiriTrust Lutheran  which is: SpiriTrust Lutheran , witnessing to the Gospel of Jesus Christ, provides exceptional health, human, and senior living services by supporting persons in achieving an optimal quality of life.


Interacts with, residents, clients, staff, and the general public in ways that demonstrate the agency’s commitment to courtesy, service, and hospitality befitting a church related organization.


Performs various duties relating to the SPIRITRUST LUTHERAN accounting function as illustrated by the following:


Meets established month-end closing deadlines.


Prepares and posts journal entries in a timely manner.


Prepares monthly revenue and balance sheet reconciliations and resolves any reconciling amounts.


Analyzes monthly financial statements and prepares questions for operations.


Assists Agency staff with understanding financial statements and using financial software.


Participates in monthly operations reviews.


Prepares and/or assists in the completion of various other financial statements, third party reimbursement cost reports, statistical data, cash flow analyses, etc.


Participates in the annual budget process.


Prepares analyses, reconciliations, and audit work papers for the independent audit.


Completes internal audit functions for the Agency as assigned.


Maintains the highest degree of confidentiality regarding his/her job responsibilities.


Attends appropriate in-services and training in order to maintain professional competency.


Accurately records time worked or not worked as illustrated by the following:


Accurately records time in and out at the start and end of each shift and at      the start and end of each meal break utilizing the Agency’s timekeeping         system.


                       b.Makes corrections to the timekeeping system, as necessary, on appropriate forms, within the required payroll timeframe.

Coordinates specific work tasks with other personnel within the department as well as with other departments in order to ensure the smooth and efficient flow of information.


Abides by the current laws and organizational standards and procedures designed and implemented to promote an environment which is free of sexual harassment and other forms of illegal discriminatory behavior in the work place.


Cooperates with, participates in, and supports the adherence to all Agency standards, procedures, and practices in support of risk management and overall safety and soundness and compliance with all regulatory requirements, i.e., HIPAA, OSHA, etc.


Abides by and supports the organization’s code of conduct by exhibiting behavior that is set forth in the code of conduct.  Performs duties in accordance with the code of conduct and completes annual compliance training.


Reports pertinent information to the immediate supervisor as requested, or according to an established schedule; compiles information as necessary or as directed and provides data to appropriate personnel.


Responds to inquiries relating to his/her particular area, or to requests from customers, other personnel, etc., within given timeframes and within established policy.