Good Cents Bookkeeping Inc was founded by Justine Lackey in 2009. Leaders in the virtual bookkeeping industry, Good Cents is a woman-owned business that provides client-centered bookkeeping services to thriving small businesses across the United States. 

We work exclusively with service-based businesses; our clients range from artists, creative professionals, coaches, to Internet marketers and consultants. Our goal is to provide an “atmosphere of excellence” for our team and our clients.

As early adopters, Good Cents' passion for technology has helped our firm to operate at top efficiency and positions us as a leader in the accounting industry. 

Driven by a passion for technology, Good Cents prides itself on being early adopters of new software, apps, and platforms. This allows our firm to run at top efficiency while positioning us as leaders in the accounting industry. Our team focuses on learning, growth and respect (and also fun!).

This environment provides an outstanding customer experience for our clients – we deliver impeccable bookkeeping, communicate clearly and quickly, and deeply respect our clients as business owners. 

As an organization we believe work/life balance is an attainable goal achievable through teamwork and great communication. By combining their creativity, technical know-how and problem solving skills, Team GCB delivers the most effective services to our clients. Our operations are 100% remote, with flexibility in scheduling and an environment that encourages professional growth and development. We continually invest in our team members and their skills through continued training and education.

associate bookkeeper


about the position:

We are currently seeking candidate to fill an Associate Bookkeeper position for 15-20 hours per week. Our preference is for a person to work in our Briarcliff Manor, NY office, but the right candidate can work virtually.

You will assigned to specific clients to handle their bookkeeping work. For some clients this is just simply monthly data entry & reconciliations in QuickBooks Online.

For “full charge” clients tasks could include Accounts Payable and Receivable, payroll administration, generating weekly financial reports, issuing payments as determined and approved by the client and general bookkeeping tasks.

For all clients you must populate and update internal project management systems and keep in direct contact with company principal regarding progress, problems, and workflow.

About You:

We hire team members who are as incredible as our clients. You should have the following skills and/or experience:

  • 2+ years of bookkeeping experience, and preference is given to those who have QuickBooks Online experience
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent phone and writing skills
  • Ability to learn and embrace new systems, particularly new software easily
  • Ability to prioritize


Please submit a resume and writing sample on your favorite pastime, hobby, artist, musician or author. Both documents must be sent in a PDF and email to careers@goodcentsmgmt.com with the subject line “Associate Bookkeeper.”


All resumes will be reviewed and candidates will be contacted for a brief phone interview. Second interviews will be held in person and full background checks will be completed. Final candidates will be invited to work on a per diem basis for 1-2 weeks to make sure skill and personality set are a fit for our office. Signing a confidentiality and non-compete agreement are required prior to hiring.