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Published 8 days ago

February 1, 2020

Position Summary

Seed Global Health is looking to hire a temporary Finance Manager (FM) for a period of 4-5 months starting in February 2020 to support the finance team. The position will be part-time 3-4 days per week and is eligible for benefits (see below). The FM contributes his/her energy, passion, and skills primarily to supporting Seed’s corporate financial operations, in the US and abroad, in a fast-paced environment during a time of rapid growth. The FM supports various financial operations including accounting, budgeting, reporting, audit coordination, and manages special projects related to organizational needs and priorities as requested by management. This full-time position reports to Managing Director, Finance & Administration (MDFA) and work closely with all domestic and international team members.

Duties and Responsibilities

·      Train and support US staff on financial policies, procedures, and tools, including payroll, Expensify, and accounts payable

·      Process US staff bi-weekly payroll

·      Responsible for day to day financial transaction activity for the organization, including ensuring meeting monthly reporting and closing deadlines and adherence to organizational and donor policies

·      Manage all transactional and analytic aspects of Seed’s monthly financial processes (A/R, A/P, expense reports, payroll, indirect cost allocation and revenue recognition and restrictions)

·      Review in country accounting records to ensure accuracy and consolidate to HQ accounting system

·      Manage grant financial allocation to ensure the consistency with budget.

·      Manage organizational cash flow and forecasting

·      Manage the day-to-day treasury function, including monitoring bank account activity and liaising with bank as needed

·      Coordinate the annual US audit process and assess any changes necessary

·      Conduct US worker’s compensation audits

Qualifications

·      Minimum of a B.A. in accounting

·      MBA or related advanced degree preferred

·      At least 7-10 years of overall professional experience; ideally 7+ years of broad financial experience

·      Experience of final responsibility for the quality and content of all financial data, reporting and audit coordination

·      Experience in a non-profit setting

·      Experience in fund or grant accounting

·      Ability to translate financial concepts to and effectively collaborate with non-finance colleagues

·      Excellent interpersonal communication and writing skills in person, via the telephone and with electronic communications

·      Flexibility and proven ability to handle multiple tasks and deadline pressures

·      Excellent interpersonal skills, including flexibility and a sense of humor

·      Demonstrated cross-cultural sensitivity and ability to build respectful relationships with colleagues from different cultural, linguistic, and educational backgrounds

·      Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced and young organization work environment

·      Strong sense of accountability, personal initiative, and responsibility

·      Passion and commitment to Seed’s mission

·      Excellent computer skills, including strong command of the Microsoft Office suite

·      Highly proficient in use of Quickbooks and Excel

Working Conditions

·      Will be based in Boston, MA

·      Will be based in an office environment

·      Will be required to sit/stand for up to eight hours or more per day

Compensation:

Competitive base salary commensurate with experience, as well as health/dental/eye insurance, and vacation benefits

Seed does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, handicap, age, religion, sexual orientation, or national or ethnic origin.

Position Summary

Seed Global Health is looking to hire a temporary Finance Manager (FM) for a period of 4-5 months starting in February 2020 to support the finance team. The position will be part-time 3-4 days per week and is eligible for…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule
  • Temporary
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional

Location

Boston, MA

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