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Position available: Bookkeeper


San Francisco art/literature publisher seeks an individual with bookkeeping and accounting experience to assume a full-time  (40 hour/week) position.
You would be working in a serene park-like setting in San Francisco’s Presidio, surrounded by works of art, as part of a team of twelve highly creative and dedicated people.  The bookkeeper has a bright and spacious private office.

The bookkeeper is responsible for managing the daily affairs of the office as well as keeping all accounting records on accrual basis, through completion of monthly, quarterly, and annual financial statements for both the for-profit company and the non-profit organization. Light HR duties are included.

Familiarity with MS Word, Excel, e-mail, File Maker, and integrated accounting software (QuickBooks is the application, but previous experience is not required) is necessary, as are excellent written and oral communication skills.  Management experience is useful.

Please apply only if you have at least five years experience as a bookkeeper or the equivalent.

This is an ideal position for a team player with a love of the arts and a strong work ethic.

The position is full time. Health insurance is offered. Compensation ($60 to $70K) is based upon experience. The organization is located just inside the Presidio near Lake Street and Park Presidio Boulevard.  It is on major SF bus lines (California Street, Geary Boulevard) and easily accessible from the Golden Gate Bridge and Highway 280.

APPLICATION: Please send a one-page letter and CV by email to Do not phone initially.