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Staff Accountant


The Staff Accountant is responsible for the financial processing and reporting of various monthly accounting transactions and reconciliations.   



  • Perform monthly close procedures as assigned.
  • Analyze and reconcile balance sheet and income accounts as assigned.
  • Prepare monthly journal entries; assist in the preparation of month-end reporting.
  • Assist in the tracking and recognition of temporarily restricted grants and donations.
  • Analyze and reconcile deferred income.
  • Recording merchandise sales.
  • Maintain inventory tracking and cost-of-goods-sold recognition.
  • Track and record recorded music sales and royalty receipts and payments.
  • Record cash, deposits, credit cards and wires.
  • Handle other projects as assigned or required by accounting manager.



  • Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 2-4 years of demonstrated, solid accounting experience.
  • Exemplary attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to multitask, and manage various priorities and projects in a deadline-oriented environment.
  • Ability to maintain effective working relationships within the Finance department and other departments.
  • Strong computer skills (Excel, Word, Accounting Software).
  • Ability to handle financial information with discretion.


We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including generous vacation time, medical, dental and deferred compensation plans.  Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to careers@jazz.org.  Please include Staff Accountant in the subject line. Jazz at Lincoln Center is an equal opportunity employer.


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