Apr 21, 2022

Sr. Accountant

  • Augustine Institute
  • Denver, CO, USA
Full time Accounting Finance

Job Description

Position: Sr. Accountant 

FLSA: Exempt 

Schedule: This full-time position will work out of the Augustine Institute home office in Greenwood Village, Colorado. 

Pay Range: $60,000-$75,000 

Reporting to: Controller 

The mission of the Augustine Institute is to serve the formation of Catholics for the New Evangelization. Through our academic and parish programs, we equip Catholics intellectually, spiritually, and pastorally to renew the Church and transform the world for Christ. Our work environment is collaborative and team-oriented with an amazing team of talented professionals that are passionate about Augustine Institute’s mission. You will love working here!

The Augustine Institute is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made based on qualifications, merit, and business need. 

Position Summary 

The Sr. Accountant evaluates and records transactions to ensure the financials are accurate and complete, supports internal customers, maintains and updates current financial information, and performs month/quarter-end close account reconciliations and journal entries with exceptional timeliness and accuracy.   

*Specific duties below may not be all-inclusive. 

  • Monthly Account Reconciliations  
  • Monthly Investment Reconciliation and Accounting 
  • Monthly Bank Reconciliations 
  • Month End Line of Business Reporting 
  • Quarterly Royalty Calculations and Reporting 
  • Review Timesheet Coding 
  • Payroll Allocations Journal Entries 
  • Fixed Assets 
  • Audit Support 
  • Work collaboratively with and provide support to other groups within the Augustine Institute to ensure all activity is recorded in the general ledger in a timely manner 
  • Collaborate on the preparation of monthly, quarterly, and yearly reports regarding general subject matter and or business areas, performing basic analysis when necessary. 
  • Assist with various ad-hoc tasks 


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting required. 
  • Working knowledge/understanding and prior professional experience with FASB pronouncements and GAAP. 
  • Working knowledge/understanding and prior professional experience with fund accounting. 
  • At least 3 years of professional experience working in an accounting or finance capacity. 
  • Extensive experience using MS Office Excel, including advanced functionality such as pivot tables, formulas, etc. 
  • NetSuite experience is a plus. 

Necessary Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: 

  • Strong written and oral communication skills. 
  • Exceptional attention to detail. 
  • Ability to work effectively and collaboratively in a team environment. 
  • Strong ability to think creatively and strategically to identify and resolve problems effectively. 
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple priorities. 
  • Advanced proficiency with MS Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook). 
  • Ability to consistently demonstrate the Augustine Institute’s core values including: 
  • Humility – We serve the Augustine Institute Mission with humility and a service mindset.  
  • Collaboration – We work together as a united Body of Christ. 
  • Innovation – We encourage being creative and demonstrating a clever mindset. 
  • Excellence – We strive in everything we do to win souls for Christ. 

Physical Demands  

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to perform standing, walking, typing and use of office equipment, talking, hearing, seeing, and repetitive motions.  

Work Environment  

While performing the duties of this job, the employee will typically work in a climate-controlled office setting. 

Employee Benefits  

Competitive compensation, paid time off, and a generous 403(b)-retirement plan with company match, on-site Chapel with Daily Mass and the Sacrament of Reconciliation regularly, on-site Tolle Lege Café.  

* The base compensation range represents the low and high end of the compensation range for this position. Actual compensation will vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to qualifications, skills, competencies, and experience. The Augustine Institute offers a competitive total rewards package, which includes a 403b retirement plan match, medical, dental, and vision insurance, paid holidays, and a generous paid time off plan, as well as other benefits.  

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