The HR Team
  • Silver Spring, MD, USA
  • $50,000 to $65,000
  • Salary
  • Full Time

We are pleased to provide a family-friendly work environment; a competitive salary based on education and experience; generous health, dental, disability, life insurance and retirement benefits; and three weeks' vacation, sick and personal days, and paid holidays. The AUCD office is located in downtown Silver Spring, MD, one block from the red line Silver Spring Metro station and next to a county-maintained parking garage.

Are you an organized and detail-oriented accounting professional looking to balance your skills with a passion to help a great cause? AUCD, a national nonprofit organization that supports the disability community, is seeking a new Accounting Assistant to assist the Finance and Operations department with their day-to-day processing.

As our Accounting Assistant, you will aid in the monthly closing process, check requests, creating external invoices, monitoring accounts payable and accounts receivable, communicating with vendors and internal departments, administrative support to the operations of the organization and generally ensure that the financial and administrative operations are running smoothly.

In this role, you will report to the Chief Financial Officer and work collaboratively across teams within our central office.

This will be a unique opportunity for you to exercise your accounting knowledge, interpersonal skills, and initiative in a fast-paced yet relaxed office atmosphere with a team of dedicated, passionate colleagues, all while helping to improve the well-being of all people with developmental and other disabilities.

Position Requirements

You will be qualified for this position if you possess a high school diploma and a minimum of (3) years accounts payable and/or bookkeeping experience in a professional office environment.

  • Knowledge of accounting procedures and principles
  • Skill in accounts payable and accounts receivable processing
  • Skill in exceptional attention to detail, accuracy and analytical strengths
  • Intermediate or expert knowledge of Microsoft Office (365, SharePoint, Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, Teams) and a basic understanding of collaboration tools such as Zoom, webinars, and surveys.
  • Familiarity with accounting software required (Sage Intacct experience a plus)

You will be considered a preferred candidate if you also have:

  • A Bachelor's degree
  • Nonprofit experience
  • Knowledge of nonprofit associations and/or membership organizations
  • Knowledge of federal grants

Salary Range

The salary range for this position is $50,000 to $65,000.

To Apply

Please submit: (1) a letter of interest, (2) a resume of relevant experience, (3) names and contact information of at least three professional references, and (4) any accommodations needed for the application and interview process. Applications will be accepted and reviewed immediately. The position will remain open until filled.

Please note: This will be an in-office position once AUCD begins a gradual return to our office in Silver Spring. At this time, AUCD will continue to operate remotely through Spring 2022, after that a phased in return will take place.


AUCD is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to hairstyle, race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

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