Prepares journal entries, analyzes and reviews financial statements for accuracy.
Prepares account reconciliations for assigned operating units and analyzes and resolves account discrepancies.
Check figures, documents for correct data entry, mathematical accuracy, general ledger account codes, and proper approval of invoices while posting invoices.
Provides accounting support to internal and external customers.
Review financial and operational data/processes for efficiencies on an ongoing basis.
Prepares ad hoc reports and provides support to special projects.
ACCOUNTANT | Mather LifeWays Job Opportunities
Bachelors or better in Accounting or related field.
Internal Number: ACCOU01723
About Mather LifeWays
About Mather LifeWays:
Based in Evanston, Illinois, Mather LifeWays is a unique, non-denominational not-for-profit organization founded in 1941. Dedicated to developing and implementing Ways to Age Well, we create programs, places, and residences for today’s young-at-heart older adults. These include senior living residences (The Mather, Mather Place, and Splendido); a variety of community-based initiatives; and Mather LifeWays Institute on Aging, a resource for research and information about aging, trends and innovations in aging services, and more.
Mather LifeWays values employees and is serious about supporting their health and professional development. We’ve been named one of “Chicago’s Top Workplaces” by the Chicago Tribune for four years in a row, and have been recognized as Illinois’ Healthiest Midsize Employer.
What We Offer:
Mather LifeWays offers a benefits package* that goes above and beyond.
All employees are eligible for:
•Generous paid-time off (PTO) program including vacation days, sick days, personal days, and holidays. Earn-as-you-go plan that rolls over year to year, offering flexibility
•401(k) program with strong employer match and annual contri...bution (Age 21 or better)
•Convenient subsidized parking or public transportation for certain locations
•Learning to Age Well Program – employees can be reimbursed up to $130 per year for completion of classes such as music lessons, yoga, or foreign language classes
Benefits-eligible employees can take advantage of:
•Medical, dental, and vision plans
•Extended illness benefits
•Tuition reimbursement promoting lifelong learning
•Employee wellness programs, including free annual wellness screening
•Short- and long-term disability insurance
•Life insurance - 100% coverage by Mather LifeWays
*Benefits are subject to change without notice. Benefits details dependent on employment status.
Mather LifeWays is a drug-free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer.