Job: Accountant

Berkshire County Arc
395 South Street


Company Description:
Supporting people. Enriching lives. Serving children and adults with developmental disabilities, brain injuries and autism, as well as individuals with other disabilities ages 16 and above through the Adult Family Care Program Who We Are Berkshire County Arc is a non-profit, tax exempt, human services organization which offers a broad range of community-based services to individuals with developmental disabilities, brain injuries and autism. Berkshire County Arc’s programs are located throughout Berkshire and Hampden Counties in Massachusetts. Our Mission Berkshire County Arc, Inc. is committed to assisting and supporting individuals in their quest to identify and realize their chosen lifestyles.

Job Title:
Salary Range:Location:
Job Type:Category:
Full TimeAccounting/Finance/Auditing
Education Level:Work Experience:
Bachelor's Degree
High-level accounting staff needed for busy office. Able to work independently, HUD knowledge a plus. Flexible day hours (M-F) 30-40 hours per week. Generous benefits! Salary commensurate with experience.

Key job criteria:

-Maintain accurate and complete records, reports and data necessary to meet the requirement of BCARC and any certifying or regulatory agency.
-Maintain and monitor prepaid expense, prepaid insurance, capital leases and loans.
-File annual reports for BCARC and related corporations.
-Establish books for New HUD Corporations and oversee the bookkeeping for all
-Maintain leases and agreements between Berkshire County ARC, Omega and HUD Corporations.
-Apply for real estate exemptions for all new and transferred properties with the appropriate town and file annual Form 3 ABC.
-Maintain monthly accounting work papers before closing general ledger.
-Prepare corporate Benefit plan tax returns.
-Prepare reports for annual audit and UFR.
-Oversee accounting at Zip N Sort.
-Review and audit monthly reports and prepare closing entries.

Bachelor’s degree with three-year accounting experience (not for profit auditing experience preferred)
Extensive knowledge of journals, general ledger and subsidiary ledgers.
Valid drivers license
HUD knowledge a plus

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.