InterExchange is currently seeking a Junior Accountant to facilitate the smooth processing of financial transactions related to the five distinct cultural exchange programs that we operate. This position, reporting directly to the Controller, is responsible for all aspects of the Accounts Receivable process. This position requires superior problem solving and communication skills, knowledge of QuickBooks, accounting aptitude, and proven computer skills (including Excel). The chosen candidate must have the ability to interact with various levels of management, as well as work well within a team. The ability to multi-task; handle shifting priorities, as well as think outside the box, are all essential to being successful in this role.
Adequate to perform the essential functions of the job such as using a telephone, answering emails, filing paperwork, viewing a computer screen, and operating office equipment and driving.
The duties and responsibilities are generally performed in an office. The position generally involves frequent standing; continuous sitting; frequent walking; light to moderate lifting; light carrying; frequent bending and reaching; keyboarding and telephone operation; in-person communication.
InterExchange is a private, nonprofit organization with more than 40 years of experience in international cultural exchange. We are dedicated to promoting international understanding through development and implementation of affordable intercultural and life experiential work/training opportunities. By participating in our programs both in the U.S. and abroad, tens of thousands of young people and their hosts have gained insight into other cultures. InterExchange is designated by the U.S. Department of State to sponsor several J-1 Visa exchange programs including Au Pair USA, Work & Travel USA, Camp USA and Career Training USA. Program participants are placed in the U.S. and abroad by InterExchange in collaboration with international cooperating agencies and government agencies. Additionally, we offer Work Abroad opportunities for Americans seeking similar experience overseas.
For more specific program information, please visit www.interexchange.org.
Please send us your resume and cover letter as PDF attachments to [email protected].
Please put "Junior Accountant (IEX)" in the subject line of your email. Your cover letter must include your salary requirements the reasons why you would be suitable for this position. Applicants who do not follow the above instructions will not be considered.