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Full-Time or Part-Time/Exempt
The Great American Bistro
1545 New Jersey Avenue NW Washington, DC 20001
This position is responsible for computing, classifying and recording financial transactions to ensure the
financial records of the organization are accurate. The bookkeeper also performs routine financial
calculations and general ledger duties. The bookkeeper may also check the accuracy of calculations
performed by other employees
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to
perform the essential functions.
• Operates computers programmed with accounting software to record, store and analyze
• Checks figures, postings and documents for correct entry, mathematical accuracy and proper codes.
• Classifies, records and summarizes numerical and financial data to compile and keep financial
records, using journals and ledgers or computers.
• Debits, credits and totals accounts in computer spreadsheets and databases, using specialized
accounting software.
• Receives, records and banks cash, checks and vouchers.
• Complies with federal, state and company policies, procedures and regulations.
• Compiles statistical, financial, accounting or auditing reports and tables pertaining to such matters
as cash receipts, expenditures, accounts payable and receivable, and profits and losses.
• Codes documents according to company procedures.
• Reconciles or notes and reports discrepancies found in records.
• Payroll, Tax filings for business and employees.
• High school diploma or equivalent plus two to three years’ previous experience.
• Associate degree in accounting preferred.
• Financial Management.
• Ethical Conduct.
• Thoroughness.
• Performance Management.
• Must be eligible to work in the United States.
• Must agree to background and credit check.

This job operates in a clerical, office setting. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as
computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
This is a largely sedentary role; however, some filing is required. This would require the ability to lift
files, open filing cabinets and bend or stand on a stool as necessary, as well as operate phones,
computers, fax machines, copiers, and other office equipment.

The Great American Bistro Team:
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Compensation Details:

Based on Experience.