Accounting Specialist

Full-time opportunity, 1st shift

We are currently searching for an Accounting Specialist to join our team at Western Home Communities. This is a great opportunity for someone who is knowledgeable of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), is detail-oriented and able to work independently. If you feel you are a qualified candidate, please apply on our website!

Assist with financial statement preparation for multiple campuses, including ensuring that proper processes and procedures are in place and other responsibilities as assigned.
Assist in maintaining the internal control policies and procedures of Western Home Communities as they relate to the functional accounting areas and their related activities of staff in the Business Office.
Seek constant improvement by reviewing processes and making suggestions for efficiencies.
Provide and perform various accounting functions and expertise to other departments as needed.

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or closely related field preferred, experience will be considered.
Three years of accounting or related experience, preferred.
Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and operational activities in a non-profit environment preferred.
Experience in the utilization of a variety of software application programs (Excel, Word, and Various Accounting Software systems).
Effective oral and written communication skills as well as effective interpersonal skills to interact with both organizational personnel and external parties. Must be able to read, speak and write fluent English.
Regular attendance is required. Must be able to work weekends and holidays as needed.

Successful functioning in this position contributes directly to the overall Western Home mission of providing the best possible care for residents as well as promoting and participating in the Vision and Values of the Western Home Strategic Plan, including People First, Innovation, Servant Spirit and Financial Integrity. Western Home offers competitive wages, paid time off, and other generous benefits, plus meaningful work that makes a difference in the lives of others.

Company Info

Company Name
Western Home Communities

Company URL

Contact Name
Brooke Kressin




5307 Caraway Lane
Cedar Falls, IA 50613