Position Title: Senior Accountant
Location: Gainesville and Orlando, FL
Reports To: Controller
FLSA Status: Exempt
Pay Level: Base Salary

NAVC Overview

The North American Veterinary Community (NAVC) is a non-profit organization providing world-class professional development to the global veterinary healthcare community. We provide a fun, engaging and collaborative working environment where your talents and strengths will be utilized to serve the veterinary profession and assist in achievement of the NAVC mission of providing better care for animals everywhere.

Position Objective

The Senior Accountant position is a role that will have significant upward mobility opportunities within the organization. While this position will not have any immediate direct reports, the role has the potential to evolve into a leadership position. Key competencies possessed by a successful Senior Accountant include a thorough understanding of full-cycle accounting, a willingness to learn and grow, a strong work ethic, a team-player mentality, high-level attention to detail and a positive attitude.


  • Assist with process improvement and finding efficiencies
  • Actively participate in the month-end close process
  • Prepare and record monthly transactions in the general ledger
  • Oversee the accounts payable process
  • Assist with balance sheet account reconciliation process
  • Produce and analyze reports that assist in the monthly reporting and forecast process
  • Assist in annual financial audit preparation
  • Attend the annual conference in January and provide onsite support as needed
  • Support the Controller with ad-hoc projects and analysis as needed

Qualifications: Education, Training, Experience and Competencies

Required Qualifications

  • BS/BA in Accounting
  • 3-4 years of progressive accounting experience
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize workload in order to meet deadlines
  • High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially Excel
  • Strong people skills, including the ability to communicate effectively and courteously, both written and verbally

Preferred Qualifications

  • Financial Statement Development & Reporting
  • Accounts payable experience
  • Budget preparation and financial statement analysis
  • Experience in either public accounting, internal audit or corporate accounting
  • Experience with Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A)
  • Knowledge of database management systems (DBMS)

Additional Position Information

  • 5-10% travel (occasional day trips), primarily between Orlando and Gainesville, FL
  • All prospective employees must pass a background check
  • Dog-friendly office
  • Robust benefits package including health, vision, dental and 401K match
  • Position is based in NAVC’s Gainesville or Orlando, FL office with the possibility to also work from home, in addition to working in the office, based on manager approval
Notice: NAVC is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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Questions?  You can contact Kimberly Chatfield, Human Resources Director, at KChatfield@NAVC.com.