Staff Accountant

San Antonio, Texas, United States | Finance | Full-time


Staff Accountant 

RAICES is seeking a Staff Accountant to assist the Financial Team with essential tasks.This full-time position will report to the Controller and is based in San Antonio.

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. RAICES Action Fund is a 501(c)(4) nonprofit agency that advocates for immigrant rights.


  • Grant accounting and grant reporting;
  • 501(c)(3) and 501(c)(4) reporting and expense tracking;
  • Prepare month-end closing journal entries and account analysis;
  • Reconcile selected Balance Sheet and Income Statement accounts;
  • Run and distribute month-end financial reports;
  • Cash tracking and/or forecasting;
  • Support and maintain financial systems and chart of accounts;
  • Support creation of department and Program annual operating budgets;
  • 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 (501c4 experience a plus)
  • Grant accounting experience and 501c4 experience a plus
  • 2-4 years of accounting or financial analysis
  • Audit experience a plus
  • Demonstrated ability to:
    • work effectively with a team
    • communicate skillfully and exhibit a positive attitude
    • solve problems


RAICES is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.