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Full Time Accounts Payable/Financial Assistant Position - Michigan Advocacy Program (MAP) - Ypsilanti, MI

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POSITION: Michigan Advocacy Program (MAP) is seeking applicants for a Financial Administrator in our Central Administrative office in Ypsilanti.

RESPONSIBILITIES: The position will be primarily responsible for accounts payable. Other responsibilities will include: cash receipts and account receivable, time records, audit support, general ledger review, and other duties to support MAP’s programs.

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must be skilled in the use of Microsoft programs, particularly Excel, and be comfortable using technology in general. Applicants must possess excellent communication, analytical and problem-solving skills, have excellent attention to detail, great time management skills, and an ability to prioritize and work independently. Applicants should have a minimum 2 year degree. A major in Accounting or Business Management is preferred. Applicants should have accounting software experience; Peachtree a plus, but not required.

Additionally, any desk top support or IT experience a plus but not required.

BENEFITS: This is a full-time position with excellent leave time and fringe benefits. Annual salary is determined based on experience, starting at $38,000.

DESCRIPTION OF PROGRAM: MAP is a non-profit law firm providing free legal services to very low income families and individuals in 13 counties in south central Michigan; MAP also administers several statewide subject-area advocacy programs. Central Administration handles the administrative functions for the 5 statewide and 6 local direct service offices. All personnel support, budgeting, fund development, payroll, bill paying, grant reporting and cash receipts are done from Central Administration. Learn more at

The Michigan Advocacy Program is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

The position is open until filled; applications received by February 22 will receive priority. Apply by sending a cover letter confirming your qualifications and experience, your current resume, and a list of three professional references to Christine Robison at

Date Posted: Feb 08, 2019