Staff Accountant

DAIS is seeking a Regular Part-time Staff Accountant. Under the direction of the Director of Finance, the Staff Accountant manages basic accounting functions of the agency, including accounts payable, tracking and coding of cash receipts, financial reporting, tracking billing and compliance for contracts and regulatory reporting requirements, participating on audits, and assisting in the annual budget process. In addition, the Staff Accountant completes payroll review and processing, and assists the HR Manager with data entry, file maintenance, benefits administration and application intake/routing.

A successful candidate will possess an Associate’s degree in Accounting, plus a minimum of two years of experience performing varied, and responsible accounting or business management processes and practices involving the use of electronic data processing systems is required. Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and practices as well as experience in general ledger/electronic data processing applications is also required. CNAP Certification is highly desired. Experience with Blackbaud’s Financial Edge software is preferred. Working knowledge of payroll laws and tax reporting requirements is necessary. Experience with administration side of web-based time reporting and HRIS systems is a plus. Familiarity with a networked computer system preferred.

To apply:
Applications will be accepted until this position is filled. Interested individual applicants only please, DAIS prefers not to be contacted by third party staffing agencies. A complete application, resume and cover letter addressed to Dawn Sharer, Human Resources Manager, are required to be considered for this position.

Incomplete applications, or applications submitted without a cover letter and resume will NOT be considered.

Completed applications may be submitted via email as an attachment to:, or by U.S. Mail to
DAIS, Attn: Human Resources, 2102 Fordem Ave., Madison, WI 53704.

Application and full job description may be obtained at:

Regular Part-time Staff Accountant