Accounting Assistant

February 28, 2019

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ISKME is an independent, education nonprofit whose mission is to improve the practice of continuous learning, collaboration, and change in the education sector. Established in 2002, ISKME conducts social science research, develops research-based innovations, and facilitates innovation that improves knowledge sharing in education.

Job Description

ISKME is looking for a part-time Accounting Assistant whose core skill is accounting, accounting transactions, and conducting daily invoicing and contracts-related administrative tasks. Responsible for recording incoming bills, coordinating payment approvals, creating client invoices based on contract budgets, contracts process flow, and other administrative duties as assigned. Nonprofit experience is desired.

Requirements and Experience

  • Associates Degree or higher;
  • 2+ years accounting experience; preferably one who has worked in a nonprofit setting;
  • Accounts receivable and accounts payable transactions;
  • Experience with QuickBooks, MS Office, Google Docs, and productivity tools;
  • Cost and project accounting experience
  • Excellent writing and presentation ability, and critical thinking skills.

If interested in the position, please send 1) a cover letter of application summarizing your skills, interest and background as related to this position, and 2) a current CV or resume to

ISKME is committed to  Equal Opportunity and does not promote or discriminate against any person, population group, or organization and is committed through its employment and hiring practices as well as in its provision of services to ensure that all employees and applicants as well as others receive equal consideration and treatment, regardless of race, color, creed, gender (including gender identity or gender expression), religion, marital or domestic partner status, age, national origin or ancestry, physical appearance, education background, language, mental or medical disability, sex, sexual orientation, citizenship, military service status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law or local ordinance.