Accounting Assistant at United Community Housing Coalition


United Community Housing Coalition

Accounting Assistant

Interested in joining a group of compassionate, dedicated, hard working folks? United Community Housing Coalition (UCHC), a non-profit comprehensive housing assistance organization, is seeking an inquisitive, detail oriented, critical thinker with people skills to serve as accounting assistant. Must have double entry bookkeeping experience.

Job description:

Performance of accounting functions including accounts payable, accounts receivable, grant billings, employee reimbursements, cash receipts and general ledger account reconciliation. Collection of client accounts.

The ideal candidate has a background in bookkeeping with a high school diploma or GED (additional education or training preferred). Advanced computer skills in Excel, Word, CRM (customer relationship management, Salesforce preferred) and accounting software. S/he will be a team player who is exceptional with details and follow through.

Interested candidates should send a resume, cover letter and three references to or apply via our website by January 19, 2018.

Full time with benefits. Salary commensurate with experience. 

About UCHC

The United Community Housing Coalition (UCHC) is a nonprofit comprehensive housing assistance organization, which has provided a variety of housing-related services to Detroit’s low-income residents since 1973.

The organization has worked with tenants, homesteaders, homeowners, the homeless, community organizations rebuilding neighborhoods and providing affordable housing, religious, civil rights, labor and housing advocacy organization to improve, preserve and expand affordable housing opportunities for low-income Detroiters.

Because of its long history and significant expertise as a comprehensive housing services provider in Michigan, the organization is frequently asked to provide advice to other organizations in communities across Southeast Michigan.

All service are provided to income-eligible families and individuals free of charge.

United Community Housing Coalition provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, United Community Housing Coalition complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, and termination.

Consistent with state and federal laws, UCHC is committed to maintaining a workplace free from the abuse of drugs and alcohol.