Staff Accountant

San Antonio, Texas, United States Full-time

Staff Accountant

RAICES is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit agency that promotes justice by providing free and low-cost immigration legal services and education to underserved immigrant children, families and refugees in Texas.  We are currently seeking a Staff Accountant to assist the Financial Team with essential tasks and responsibilities in San Antonio, TX.


  • Prepare month-end closing journal entries and account analysis
  • Reconcile selected Balance Sheet and Income Statement accounts
  • Run and distribute month-end financial reports
  • Programs and Department performance reporting
  • Cash tracking and/or forecasting
  • Support and maintain financial systems and chart of accounts
  • Support creation of department and Program annual operating budgets
  • Train non-financial department staff on budgeting and performance accountability
  • Assist in building decision support models and business case analysis
  • Grant accounting and grant reporting
  • May supervise clerical staff and lead projects
  • Additional projects as assigned

Key Metrics:

  • Timely and accurate reporting
  • Meeting or exceeding all timelines
  • Continuous improvement of Accounting Closing cycle
  • Internal customer satisfaction

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting/finance (CPA or CMA preferred, MBA a plus)
  • Non-Profit Experience
  • 1-4 years of accounting or financial analysis.
  • Audit experience a plus
  • Grant accounting experience a plus
  • Demonstrated ability to:
    • manage multiple projects
    • work effectively with a team
    • interact with all levels of an organization
    • communicate skillfully and exhibit a positive attitude
    • solve problems

RAICES is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.