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Bookkeeper (part-time, contract)

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Common Future | Oakland, CA
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Common Future


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Published 9 days ago

February 3, 2020
January 24, 2020

Overview

Common Future is a network of pioneering leaders in the U.S. and Canada who work deeply within their communities to create alternative approaches to business, philanthropy, and investing. Our network is made up of local economy leaders, place-based foundation professionals, and impact investors who are poised to share knowledge, expertise, and resources. We envision an economy where wealth is redistributed, power is democratized, and economic control is shifted to marginalized communities. We work as a “think and do tank” that enables collaboration, ideation, and adoption of economic models that empower communities that have been the most marginalized.


Position Description

Are you a seasoned accounting professional who has experience with QuickBooks desktop and has a passion for non-profits? This is a contracted bookkeeping role approximately 20 hours a month. This position requires coming into the office, located in the Uptown district of Oakland, occasionally to collaborate with the Director of Finance and Administration but work can be done remotely.


Duties Include

Enter invoices and generate checks for payment

Enter credit card transactions, record payments, and reconcile the account

Process payroll and enter journal entries in Quickbooks

Enter monthly journal entries and assist with monthly closes

Record checks/payments and prepare deposits

Prepare reports for Director of Finance, Exec Team, and Funders as needed

 

Desired Qualifications

At least 3 years of experience in accounting

Proficiency with Excel and Google Spreadsheets

Experience with non-profit accounting is a plus

Experience with Expensify is a plus

 

How to Apply

Please submit the following in your proposal:

Description of services, experience, and approach to bookkeeping

3 professional references

Hourly rate and your preferred payment schedule

 

Please submit your proposal  to Patricia McCarthy at hiring@commonfuture.co. Deadline for proposals is January 24, 2020. Applications will be evaluated as they arrive. No phone calls please.


As an Equal Opportunity Employer, Common Future does not discriminate against applicants or employees due to their race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, hairstyle, physical ability, previous incarceration, or length of time spent unemployed. We strive to reflect the diverse community we serve. Applicants who contribute to this diversity are strongly encouraged to apply.

Overview

Common Future is a network of pioneering leaders in the U.S. and Canada who work deeply within their communities to create alternative approaches to business, philanthropy, and investing. Our network is made up of local economy…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule
  • Contract
  • Professional

How to Apply

Please submit the following in your proposal:

Description of services, experience, and approach to bookkeeping

3 professional references

Hourly rate and your preferred payment schedule

 

Please submit your proposal  to Patricia McCarthy at hiring@commonfuture.co. Deadline for proposals is January 24, 2020. Applications will be evaluated as they arrive. No phone calls please.

Please submit the following in your proposal:

Description of services, experience, and approach to bookkeeping

3 professional references

Hourly rate and your preferred payment…

Location

Oakland, CA

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