Get Even Closer to the Arts: Jobs at CAPA

It takes a lot of behind-the-scenes effort to bring quality entertainment to Columbus. CAPA is a great opportunity to go beyond the stage and learn about the arts from the inside out.

CAPA is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status.

General Ledger Accountant (Accounts Receivable)

The Columbus Association for the Performing Arts is seeking a qualified individual for the position of GL Accountant (A/R). CAPA provides the accounts receivable function for its own family of companies, as well as providing A/R to other cultural institutions through management service arrangements. The ideal candidate is self-motivated, organized, and utilizes ethical accounting and problem solving skills.

The GL Accountant (A/R) handles all aspects of high volume Accounts Receivable and general ledger related activities, as well as follows monthly closing timelines in a challenging, fast paced environment.

Job Duties

Include, but are not limited to, processing of invoices, monthly statements, customer relations, collections, maintenance of A/R records, and general ledger accounting. General ledger accounting includes revenue recognition, balance sheet account analysis, intercompany transactions and reconciliations, reviewing reports for GL errors, preparing monthly financial statements, and assisting in updating the monthly operating forecast. Other duties of the position include ticket office disbursements and allocations, recording pledges, donation reconciliations, and providing financial information for grant applications.

This position works directly with the Controller preparing monthly financial statements, IRS Form 990, and compiling information for annual audits.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

The GL Accountant (A/R) must have knowledge of accounts receivable procedures and be able to work independently with little supervision. The position requires a commitment to completing tasks accurately and on a timely basis. Excellent communication and customer service skills are essential. Knowledge of accounting concepts and proficiency in standard office computer software is necessary.

Credentials and Experience

An accounting degree and experience in an accounting environment is required for this position, and experience specific to accounts receivable is highly preferred.

*In addition to a standard background check, this position requires a credit check that is satisfactory to management.

Special Requirements
Some lifting of storage boxes may be required periodically.

Deadline Date: Midnight on Wednesday, July 22, 2015

To Apply:

Please send a cover letter and resume with salary range by: Midnight, Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Mail: Human Resources
Columbus Association for the Performing Arts
55 E. State Street
Columbus, OH 43215

Or Email: ~ Or Fax: (614) 461-0429.
Please include the position title as the subject of the email.

*No phone calls, please. Resume’s received after the deadline date and time listed above will not be reviewed.