Volunteer Accountant

  • Atlanta, GA, US

Please contact Sarah Jones at sjones@solvepeace.org and Cody Richfield at crichfield@solvepeace.org for more information.

Peacebuilding Solutions is looking for assistance with accounting and finance support on a volunteer basis and someone who is also passionate about our mission to empower displaced communities. This is a remote position with all work done online or over the phone.

The Accounting Specialist is responsible for managing financial information within the 501(c)3 organization including; researching, analyzing, preparing reports, as well as recommending financial actions. Effective financial practices are critical to the programs and administration at Peacebuilding Solutions.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Partner with departments to determine financial needs
  • Prepare account entries and recommend actions by compiling and analyzing account information
  • Summarize financial status by collecting information and preparing statements
  • Maintain accounting controls by preparing and recommending policies and procedures
  • Reconcile financial discrepancies, guide accounting activities, and maintain accounting controls by coordinating and answering questions
  • Prepare payments by verifying documentation and requesting disbursements
  • Answer accounting procedure questions by researching and interpreting accounting policy and regulations
  • Comply with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation
  • Complete and update tax documents for the 501(c)3 organization which includes Form 990
  • Interact professionally with donors; handling tax receipts for in-kind and cash donations

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Basic understanding of accounting practices and procedures
  • Experience or skills with bookkeeping, sending and recording invoices, accounts payable & receivable, filing taxes and payroll, financial statement preparation
  • Highly developed organizational and planning skills
  • Skilled with computer or internet financial software
  • Ability to function as part of a team but also self-directed
  • Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
  • Creative problem-solving skills & strategic thinking skills
  • A passion for the mission of Peacebuilding Solutions
  • Lots of energy and sense of humor

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  • This volunteer opportunity can be performed from a remote location.

  • 75 Marietta Street
    Ste 501
    Atlanta, GA, US 30303
    See Map
  • Duration:

    3 months or longer
  • Time commitment:

    A lot (10+ hours/week)
  • Times of day:

    Mornings Afternoons Evenings
  • Days of week:

    Weekdays Weekends
  • Schedule:

    Flexible schedule

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