Accounting DIrecter (Full-Time - Permanent)

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Dolphin Research Center
58901 Overseas Highway
(mm 59)
Grassy Key, FL 33050
United States
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Maintain intimate working knowledge of accounting software for training and problem solving purposes. Oversee accounting department for processing daily receipts and accounts payable with emphasis on accountability and internal controls. Oversee online reservations system credit card processing. Prepare monthly financial statements and close accounting software modules as required. Reconcile bank statements and balance sheet g/l accounts on a monthly basis. Review preparation and filing of Florida state sales tax reports. Assist with the process of weekly payroll and related g/l entries, reconciliations and reports. Assist in the development of policies and procedures. Prepare all grant reimbursement request paperwork for submission in accordance with provisions of the granting agency. Assist with Fundraising Events including the preparation of accounting reports for the events. Coordinate year-end close. Prepare schedules and reports as requested by auditors to assist in the preparation of the audited financial statements and corporate income tax return. Assist in the review of the draft audited documents including reconciling the amounts reported on the financial statements to the amounts reported on the tax return. Manage Accounting Staff. Other duties as assigned.
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Possess a bachelor’s degree in business or accounting. 5-8 years experience in a computer-based environment. Must be a responsible, organized, and motivated individual who demonstrates excellent “team player” skills. Must have experience in management with good people skills.
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DRC currently offers medical benefits, a 401(k) retirement plan, paid vacation, sick, and overtime, as well as personal growth and training opportunities. DRC seeks to provide for the well being of its employees and our salaries combined with our generous benefits create a competitive total package that is right for our environment. Dolphin Research Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer
How to Apply: 
If you are interested, please send your resume and completed application by email to or fax them to the Human Resources Director at (305) 289-8902. You may also mail them to Dolphin Research Center, Human Resources Director, 58901 Overseas Highway, Grassy Key, FL 33050. You can download an application from our website at