Staff Accountant (Full-time)

Washington, DC (Hybrid Work Schedule)

JPA Health is hiring!

JPA Health is a fully integrated marketing, communications, and advocacy agency for clients ranging from emerging biotechs to established pharmaceutical companies. We work exclusively within the health space. We share our clients’ commitment to making people healthier. In fact, some might say we are obsessed with improving and protecting lives.

JPA is diverse in many ways, but we have these things in common: we like our jobs, clients, and each other. We build each other up. We work collaboratively. And we push ourselves to think bigger.

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JPA Health is seeking a Staff Accountant to join its Finance team. This individual must have keen attention to detail and the desire to be a part of a rapidly growing agency. The ideal candidate will have two + years of financial accounting experience, possess the ability to problem solve in a fast-paced environment, and must enjoy daily collaboration.

Responsibilities 

  • Prepare journal entries and general ledger reconciliations in support of monthly and year-end closings.
  • Process customer and vendor invoices, cash disbursements and receipts, and new vendor and customer paperwork.
  • Assist the Finance team in preparation of account and project-level reconciliations and ad hoc financial reports.
  • Monitor the Finance team’s shared mailbox daily and manage internal requests and inquiries.
  • Assist the Finance team with special projects as needed.

Qualifications

  • 2+ years of experience in Accounting/Finance
  • Experience with financial reporting and time management systems, ‘Deltek Workbook’ is a plus
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel
  • Understanding of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), and related practices and policies.

JPA Health is a great place to work!

JPA is the right fit for those who find meaning in their career and are as thrilled by others’ success as their own. Individuals work well both by themselves and as part of a team. Employees are comfortable playing different roles and are eager to try new things. Everyone is compassionate, creative, and curious.

Located in Washington DC, Boston MA, New York, NY, and London England, JPA Health provides a supportive work environment, excellent benefits and competitive compensation, including health, dental, and vision insurance, participation in a 401(k) with company match, PTO, a cell phone stipend, and a flexible work environment.

We strongly support diversity in the workforce. JPA is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age or veteran status.

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