BKD, LLP Not For Profit (NFP) Consulting Associate in Kansas City, Missouri

  • Work on a variety of financial, accounting and compliance projects, with a primary focus in the not-for-profit industry, and also including but not limited to the government and healthcare industries

  • You will be trained in multiple project areas as experience is gained

  • Assist with accounting outsource services including

  • General ledger and financial statement preparation

  • Monthly and year-end closing assistance

  • Account and bank reconciliations

  • Audit preparation services

  • Participate in projects evaluating Federal and State grant compliance and other compliance with regulatory requirements

  • Analyze internal controls and financial/operational results of companies using accounting information and interviews with management

  • Assist with the development of policies and procedures

Successful candidates possess the following attributes:

  • Strong professional demeanor

  • Highly detail oriented

  • Strong initiative and problem solving abilities

  • Commitment to client service

  • Strong organization and time management abilities

  • Strong communication skills

  • Strong computer skills

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance

  • CPA Certification or eligibility to sit for CPA exam preferred

  • 1+ years public accounting experience or Not-for-Profit industry experience a plus

  • 1+ years accounting and/or consulting experience a plus

  • Background in accounting or bookkeeping

  • Ability to prioritize work for multiple clients and consistently meet deadlines

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Fluency in Microsoft Office applications including Excel, Outlook and Word

  • Strong computer skills and comfort with various computer applications, including Windows, Adobe, Internet applications and others

  • Ability to learn new software related to the accounting functions of an organization

  • Ability to complete occasional travel

BKD is a place where people build careers, gain new skills and enjoy big firm resources with a small firm approach to teamwork and camaraderie. We focus on providing unmatched client service to everyone we encounter—both in the marketplace and in our offices. We also offer the support, resources and opportunities you need to further develop your career. We listen to learn, combine innovation with practicality and give back to the communities where we live and work.

See what we offer new hires in terms of competitive compensation, People First benefits and paid time off.

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About BKD

BKD, LLP, a national CPA and advisory firm, can help individuals and businesses realize their goals. Our approximately 2,650 dedicated professionals provide solutions for clients in all 50 states and internationally. BKD and its subsidiaries offer a variety of tax, accounting and consulting services and combine the insight and ideas of thought leaders in multiple industries. Learn more at bkd.com.

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