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Robert F. Kennedy Medical Plan
Posted on 10/8/2020

Trust Funds Accountant

Robert F. Kennedy Medical Plan

Location

Bakersfield CA area

Description

TRUST FUNDS ACCOUNTANT
# Fulltime staff accountant for self administered Taft Hartley plans in California (near Bakersfield) with medical plan and pension plan
# Medical plan with annual budget of approximately $28 million and pension plan with assets of $70 to $80 million paying benefits to over 4900 pensioners
#Work closely with longtime independent CPA firm – report to Assistant Administrator and Administrator
#Desired start by November/December 2020

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
• Prepare and analyze financial information, record General Ledger entries, reconcile General Ledger accounts, bank and inventory reconciliations.
• Prepare Payroll, Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable.
• Work on reports using Excel, Access and data systems
• Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:
• Must have 3-5 years of experience in general accounting environment.
• Familiarity with principles of fund accounting for Taft Hartley trusts
• Excellent skills with Microsoft Access (or similar relational database system)
• Possess fund accounting and cost allocation experience and expertise
• Familiarity with Microsoft Access, Word, Excel, Windows, bank reconciliations, general ledger reconciliations, financial statement preparation and analysis.
• Knowledge with QuikBooks is helpful
• Ten-key proficient required along with the ability to operate other office equipment.
• Must be organized and detail oriented.
• Must possess good people skills and have professional appearance.
• Good verbal and written communication skills.
• Bilingual – Spanish, preferred but not required

• Must be able to work overtime and some weekends depending on business needs.
• May work remotely but will need to visit office at least one or more times per week
# Salaried position with employer provided medical, dental and vision benefits with nominal employee contribution requirement and ability to earn a pension benefit
# Individual hired will be replacing retiring Trust Funds Accountant and there will be a transitional period to work with that retiring individual

#Salary dependent on qualifications

Send letter of applicaton and resume to:

Administrator, RFK/JDLC
PO Box 47
Keene, CA 93531
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