Accounting Assistant

The Missouri Community Action Network (CAN) seeks a detail-oriented person proficient in MS Office applications, with the ability to multi-task.  In a team-oriented environment, s/he will assist the Director of Finance & Operations in the accounting department of the Missouri CAN office. Knowledge of QuickBooks Accounting Software is a plus. The Accounting Assistant must possess excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills, have a HIGH degree of accountability and accuracy, and a desire to make a difference helping people and changing lives.  Post high school, vocational, technical or business school preferred with emphasis in accounting required along with 1-2 years prior experience. We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package in a family friendly work environment with possibility of compressed work week (Mon-Thur). Position is open until filled with priority to resumes received by 6/14/19. Submit your resume and application (found at via email to with Accounting Assistant in subject line. Successful candidate will be submitted thru E-Verify and must pass a background check due to fiscal responsibilities. EOE

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