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compensation: Depends on experience
employment type: full-time
non-profit organization

Would you like to have meaningful work with an employer that values work-life balance, and colleagues that are all-in, big hearted and solution focused? If so, then SFBFS might be the employer for you!

Applicants must e-mail resume, cover letter, SFBFS employment application (found at for consideration. No phone calls please.

Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services (SFBFS) welcomes people of all backgrounds and circumstances, providing a judgement-free zone for individuals and families throughout Sacramento County. A staff of more than 80 and several thousand volunteers take our mission of fighting food insecurity one step further by offering education and support for families wanting to shape their best tomorrow. More information is available at


The Accounting Clerk is responsible for recording and reporting financial information related to SFBFS’ business activities. The Accounting Clerk will maintain employer’s financial records and data in accordance with GAAP standards. The Accounting Clerk assists with all facets of accounting, budgeting, internal controls, accounting information systems, banking relationships along with credit and data processing. The position requires performing functions of A/P, A/R, payroll, financial analysis and cash management and banking functions.

The Accounting Clerk is responsible for the following tasks (inclusive of and not limited to):

Receiving data for entry into the accounting system, such as income, expenses, returned checks, bank charges and labor hours/codes. Record information into the accounting system and maintain a manual file system to store the hard-copy documents after entry into the record keeping system

Accounting functions including accounts payable, vendor maintenance, accounts receivable, payroll processing, banking deposits and partner agencies-monthly statements and point of contact

Developing detailed reports on a periodic basis for the employer regarding income, expenses, taxes and other reports as needed and ad hock reports

Supporting Accountant and Senior Account with research, compiling relevant documentation needed for various accounting functions, assist with month end close and audits

Maintaining grant documentation and apply allocations as needed

Reviewing and correct monthly GL’s as instructed by Senior VP of Business Operations & Finance

Maintaining files and orderliness of overall accounting department

Other duties as assigned


High school diploma or equivalent

2+ years QuickBooks - Mandatory

Additional course work in accounting or business-related studies is preferred

Minimum of three years of accounting experience

Prior experience with a variety of staff accountant, payroll or bookkeeping tasks

Intermediate knowledge of Excel, Word and Outlook

Good written, oral and organizational skills

Non-profit accounting experience desired


Full time, non-exempt hourly position; Monday through Friday with occasional weekends and holidays

Comprehensive benefits, including some of the following: medical/dental/vision/life/LTD/retirement
  • Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.
  • do NOT contact us with unsolicited services or offers

post id: 6891095017


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