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Accounting Assistant

Library of Congress FCU

Location: Hyattsville, MD

Schedule: Full-time

Position Overview

We are searching for a qualified Accounting Assistant to be responsible for all general ledger functions of the credit union, in accordance with established accounting policies and procedures.  Prepare entries and adjustments to the general ledger as required.  Assist in fulfilling financial reporting requirements as directed by Accounting Officer.

Education & Experience

  • Education: Associates college degree or bachelor’s degree required. Technical training or equivalent work experience coupled with financial related seminars and special training preferred.
  • Experience: Previous financial experience in the accounting, finance, cash management or teller area highly desired, but not Knowledge of’ accounting principles.


  • Demonstrated knowledge of bookkeeping.
  • Effective oral, phone and written communication.
  • Demonstrated ability to make sound decisions on issues and justify them.
  • Ability to deal with details effectively; good aptitude with numbers.
  • Skilled in the use of office machines, computers and various software (Excel, Word, ).
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with people.
  • Demonstrated effective analytical and decision-making.

Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use the hands to finger, handle, or feel/discern objects, tools, or controls, such as, but not limited to: CRT, keyboard, cash and 10- key. The employee is also required to talk and hear and is frequently required to stand, walk, sit and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift, and/or move up to 15 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.

Additional Comments

About Us

Back in 1935, a group of employees from the Library of Congress met to create a credit union to help their coworkers and families get ahead financially. While the credit union has changed over the years the vision of those pioneering library employees remains the same.

Today, the Library of Congress FCU is honored to serve America’s library community. We are here to help you live your best financial life story and we offer a full line of banking services.

As a not-for-profit financial cooperative, we are member-owned and governed by a volunteer board. That’s why we remain focused on service and support of the library community.

We have a 5-star rating from Bauer Financial. We are a financially strong credit union that exceeds peer averages.

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