Staff Accountant

Gateway Arch Park Foundation
Job Description
Gateway Arch Park Foundation is a non-profit organization partnering with the National Park Service, Great Rivers Greenway, St. Louis City, Bi-State Development, Missouri Department of Transportation, and other civic interest groups to revitalize the Gateway Arch grounds, museum and surrounding areas. We have successfully raised our goal of $250 million for the capital needs of this project and to seed an endowment. The organization is transitioning to a conservancy, continuing to oversee the completion of project construction, collaborating with public partners, and fundraising for the endowment to meet the future needs of operations, maintenance and programming for the finished project areas. Learn more about us and our exciting vision at

The Staff Accountant is responsible for working closely with the Executive Director, Director of Foundation Operations, Controller and other Department Directors. This position is responsible for the daily financial operations encompassing accounts receivable, accounts payable and financial reporting. The individual will work with a staff of 11 as well as partners, vendors and consultants. We are seeking a motivated individual that wants to work with a small team on an iconic project in the region. This position reports to the Director of Foundation Operations. It is a full-time salaried position.

 Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in Accounting

 Preferably 1-3 years professional experience including direct accounting experience or a recent Master of Accounting degree
 Knowledge of GAAP and regulations as they relate to non-profit organizations
 Association experience preferred
 Knowledge of FASB 116 & FASB 117
 Proven ability to work with confidential information and maintain utmost discretion
 Proven exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
 Superb organizational skills with the ability to disseminate information clearly and concisely

 Please send cover letter and resume to

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