Edsel & Eleanor Ford House and Fair Lane – Home of Clara & Henry Ford are going through a great deal of change and growth. Ford House is constructing a new administration building and visitor center to allow it to enhance the experience for our visitors, preserve the historic core of estate, and expand our environmental focus. Work has begun to bring Fair Lane back to life. Through a comprehensive program of restoration and reinterpretation, the estate is being transformed from a house to a home - a home that strongly reflects the lives of Clara and Henry Ford and will eventually be opened to the public.
The Accounting Associate will provide the VP of Finance with support in the daily tasks of the finance department for both estates, which are separate legal and financial entities. Duties include processing AP (entering AP, printing checks, matching, mailing, filing), cash receipts, bank deposits, journal entries, etc., month-end close through financial statement preparation (bank reconciliations, balance sheet account reconciliations, general ledger activity review; etc.), ad-hoc report preparation and analysis, financial actual to budget analysis, payroll, and other related duties,
Associates Degree in Accounting or equivalent experience.
4+ years of experience in above duties.
Excellent software skills (accounting, excel, word), mathematical and analytical skills.
Strong reconciliation skills, problem solving ability and attention to detail.
Ability to multi-task, manage time and meet deadlines.
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About Historic Ford Estates
Historic Ford Estates is comprised of the historic homes of Edsel & Eleanor Ford House in Grosse Pointe Shores and Fair Lane - Home of Clara and Henry Ford in Dearborn. The estates are historic house museums that tell the story of the home life of a prominent American family.