2024 Membership Renewal is now open! Renew your organization’s membership today!

Oasis Center

Accounting Manager

Oasis Center


Job Summary

Center Youth Voice – Ignite Change- Promote Justice

Oasis Center was founded in 1969, a group of young lawyers came together to establish the “Rap House,” a simple community center for runaway teens and youth struggling with addictions. Fifty years later, the “Rap House” has evolved into Oasis Center, where nearly 4,000 youth and families turn for help and direct support every year. Oasis Center provides a wide range of opportunities that reflect the diverse needs of youth and their families, from crisis intervention to youth leadership and community engagement to college and career access. Our 20+ programs and services are based on the foundation of four areas for youth success: Safety, Belonging, Empowerment, and Generosity.

Right now, our agency is growing – so if you have talent and skills, compassion and a mindset for justice, and you want to make a career in making a difference, please consider joining our incredible Oasis Center team.

Vision:   to live in a world where all young people are safe, valued, connected to caring adults, and prepared for productive and fulfilling lives. We believe that progress is made toward this goal when we develop and encourage perspectives based on hope, a vision of what is possible, and the courage to act. We cultivate this change through caring relationships, meaningful action, and thoughtful reflection.

Position: Accounting Manager

Summary: The Accounting Manager helps manage and actively participates in the accounting cycle to ensure that the Organization’s accounting processes are conducted timely, accurately, efficiently and consistently.

Job Responsibilities

  • Supervise Accounting Assistant and Payroll / Accounting Specialist; providing timely feedback and in-person supervision weekly.
  • Ensure proper training for Payroll and Accounting staff.
  • Review semi-monthly payroll for accuracy.
  • Provide back-up Payroll services as needed.
  • Ensure accurate and timely processing of accounting functions.
  • Ensure accurate and timely submission of grant invoicing and reporting; follow up on outstanding A/R
  • Support Programs Department requests by providing financial reporting and budgeting assistance.
  • Prepare bank reconciliations and balance sheet reconciliations.
  • Review trial balance for accuracy and completeness.
  • Record and posts journal entries for monthly financial activity.
  • Coordinate information and documents for annual audit process and 990.
  • Participate in hiring process and orientation of new Finance staff.
  • Serve on intra-agency committees when requested or representation is significant to the agency mission.
  • Provide front desk back up services as requested.
  • Attend mandatory staff and team meetings.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field required.
  • Minimal 2 years of experience in accounting and/or financial reporting is required.
  • Minimal 1 year of supervision or leading role experience
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office applications required, including demonstrated expertise in Microsoft Excel.
  • Working knowledge of nonprofit organizations strongly preferred.
  • Knowledge and ability to utilize office equipment and computer software.
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work cooperatively with staff, students, and the community.
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record required.

Additional Information


  • Health Insurance
  • HSA
  • Free employee dental and vision
  • Free LTD policy & Life Insurance
  • Paid Parental Leave
  • 12 Paid Holidays
  • PTO
  • 401K & up to 3% employer match
  • Hybrid schedule

How to Apply

Please send a cover letter and resume to – Kreese@oasiscenter.org


  • Date Posted: March 17, 2023
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Accounting / Financial Management
  • Service Area: Children / Youth
  • Salary Range: 50K-57K