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Staff Accountant I
Title:Staff Accountant I
Job Type:Exempt (salaried)
Posting Date:06/06/2019
Location:College Park, MD


The American Institute of Physics is seeking an entry level staff accountant. The ideal candidate will be trained, mentored and developed by the Controller. The individual will be responsible for full cycle accounting of the AIP Foundation, manage awards and grants for AIP, report writing using Oracle Fusion and other general accounting functions as needed.


What is AIP?

We are the American Institute of Physics. Our mission is to advance, promote, and serve the physical sciences for the benefit of humanity. We promote the physical sciences through effective communication, education, and policy initiatives.


Why Work for AIP?

We want you to love working here, and we have a workplace culture that reflects that. With our commitment to community service, monthly catered lunches, and an on-site fitness center, we work hard to make sure AIP is an awesome place to work. Did we mention that you will work with amazingly talented colleagues in a variety of departments?

We offer an incredible total compensation package including competitive pay, multiple healthcare options to meet your needs, commuter benefits, free parking, tuition assistance, and an incredible retirement plan.       


Diversity Welcome!

We encourage and invite people from diverse backgrounds to apply and join our team. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, creed, marital status, gender identity or expression, political affiliation, personal appearance, national origin, ancestry, protected veteran status, physical or mental disability.



  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting and 0 – 2 years of relevant experience.
  • Effective written and oral communication skills.
  • Must be flexible, organized, able to prioritize and be able to work under time constraints and deadlines.
  • Must be able to work well with people and maintain a high degree of confidentiality.
  • Intermediate to advanced skills for O365, specific applications include excel, word and powerpoint; strong technical skills.

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AIP is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer

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