Employment at Lakewood

Lakewood Center for the Arts is committed to equality in all areas of our work, both onstage and behind the curtain. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate in employment based on race, color, religion, sex or national origin.

Auditions for Lakewood Theatre Company are posted here.

Accountant/Bookkeeper (PT)

About the Position: Position is 30 hours per week, reporting to the Executive Director. Hourly wage starting at $17/hour DOE. The accountant oversees all financial functions of this organization which has annual revenues over $1.5 million. Position is open immediately. Availability should be at least 3 days per week, regular business type hours, although ability to work 5-6 hours per day, Monday-Friday, would be preferred. 

Responsibilities include: 

Supervising deposits, paying bills, reconciling and managing bank accounts, preparing monthly financial statements, processing payroll, producing year-end 1099s, organizing information for an annual audit, preparing financial info for grant reporting and other duties as required. 

Qualifications include:

QuickBooks - high level of experience with this accounting program (A skills test will be part of the interview.) 

Accounting experience - 2 years accounting experience. Working knowledge of GAAP. 

Excel & Word experience 

Self-starter and self-disciplined - You are able to work independently on concurrent projects with multiple deadlines. Procrastination is not a word in your vocabulary. You can manage your time efficiently. 

• A high school diploma or equivalent is required. Bachelor’s degree is preferred. 

We’d love to hear from you. We’re looking for a friendly personality who can work with an established team, communicate with anyone, hit deadlines and be calm under pressure. A sense of humor is a must. We work hard at Lakewood and expect you to as well. Be nimble, apply fast. 

To apply: Please send a cover letter and resume addressing your qualifications and interest to with “Accounting position” in the subject. Please put the cover letter in the email body, not as an attachment. Ok to attach the resume. Please, no phone calls.