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The Victim Rights Law Center’s Massachusetts office is hiring an Accounting Specialist! As sexual violence is at the forefront of the national dialogue, more survivors are coming forward with their safety, privacy, education, housing, employment, financial stability, and immigration needs. We need a smart, compassionate Accounting Specialist to join us in leading a new response to sexual violence. 


The Victim Rights Law Center (VRLC) is a nonprofit law center that provides free legal representation to survivors of rape and sexual assault throughout Massachusetts and in Oregon, and national training and support for lawyers and advocates on the civil legal needs of rape and sexual assault victims. The VRLC’s mission is to provide legal representation to survivors of rape and sexual assault to help rebuild their lives; and to promote a national movement committed to seeking justice for every rape and sexual assault victim. All applicants must agree with the VRLC’s mission and philosophy regarding our commitment to improving the response to sexual violence, empowerment, and inclusiveness. This position will be filled by an Accounting Specialist with a strong work ethic, a passion for mission-driven work, and a commitment to addressing the needs of marginalized communities. The VRLC deeply values diverse voices and perspectives on our team. People of color, LGBTQIA+ individuals, survivors, and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. The VRLC will gladly assist applicants in need of accommodations by emailing humanresources@victimrights.org

Responsibilities:

  • Process timely and accurate accounts payable, credit card reconciliation and cash receipts, including all accounts receivable and earned income billing.
  • Assist Finance Manager and Finance Director with all state and federal grant billings including billing backup, reporting and compliance.
  • Maintain all finance and accounting files.
  • Assist Finance Manager with monthly close process and budget preparation/modifications as needed.
  • Provide audit preparation support as requested.
  • Provide coverage, as needed, for accurate and timely payroll processing and benefits enrollment/updates and PTO tracking.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

  • 4 years hands-on accounting experience in a non-profit setting
  • High skill level with QuickBooks and Excel

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Experience with state or federal grants

Salary Range: $45,000 – $55,000, commensurate with experience.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

The Victim Rights Law Center’s Massachusetts office is hiring an Accounting Specialist! As sexual violence is at the forefront of the national dialogue, more survivors are coming forward with their safety, privacy, education, housing…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Application Deadline
    December 10, 2021
  • Professional Level
    Professional
Salary
USD $45,000 - USD $55,000
/ year

Benefits

VRLC provides competitive benefits, including health and dental insurance, disability insurance, life insurance, paid holidays, personal, vacation, and sick leave, 403b plan with employer match, free monthly transit pass, and a caring and innovative work environment. 

VRLC provides competitive benefits, including health and dental insurance, disability insurance, life insurance, paid holidays, personal, vacation, and sick leave, 403b plan with…

Level of Language Proficiency

High skill level with QuickBooks and Excel

High skill level with QuickBooks and Excel

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Boston, MA
Associated Location
Boston, MA, USA

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