Philadelphia 19119, Pennsylvania

JoB Description

Under the supervision of the Controller, Accountant is responsible for the full cycle of accounting duties for the Philadelphia Senior Center (PSC), an affiliated organization of NewCourtland Elder Services. PSC is a non-profit with approximately $2.9M in revenue and a staff of approximately 45 employees. Tasks of the position are: Bank reconciliation, A/P processing (Great Plains), A/R Billing, revenue recording, general ledger maintenance (balance sheet and statement of activities), prepare and analyze monthly financial statements, grant billing (Federal and City), G/L posting of payroll register, prepare along with operating staff annual budget, prepare and file annual FORM 990, assist external auditors in preparing certified financial report under A-133 guidelines. Future growth potential would be available within the NewCourtland Elder Services accounting department team.


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting from an accredited college or university

Work Experience:

  • Three years professional accounting experience



To Apply: Please e-mail resume to [email protected]

Contact: Controller Peter Caracci

Salary: Negotiable

Phone: 215-951-4289

E-Mail: [email protected]


Mailing Address: 6970 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19119

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Sustainable vs Viable Nonprofits

Posted by Laura Otten, Ph.D., Director on 16 March 2018, 8:20 am

There is little doubt in my mind that the greatest challenge facing every nonprofit is not whether it is sustainable, but if it is viable.  Many nonprofits that aren’t viable have proven their ability to be sustainable—defined as the ability to be maintained at a certain level. Sustainability makes no judgment as to the quality of the level at which the organization is maintained, simply that the level is maintained, month after month, year after year.  Thus, we can easily describe an organization that regularly operates month-to-month, hoping each month it will still be able to make payroll, and then.

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