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Accounting Generalist

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The Nature Conservancy


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Published 22 days ago

January 31, 2021

About Us

The Nature Conservancy is a global conservation organization dedicated to conserving the lands and waters on which all life depends. Guided by science, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world’s toughest challenges so that nature and people can thrive together. One of our core values is our commitment to diversity. Therefore, we are committed to a globally diverse and culturally competent workforce. Working in 79 countries, we use a collaborative approach that engages local communities, governments, the private sector, and other partners. To learn more, visit www.nature.org or follow @nature_press on Twitter.

 

Position Summary

Based in Tucson, Arizona, the Accounting Generalist provides finance and accounting related services to the Arizona Business Unit. Works at the Tucson office and reports directly to the Arizona Director of Finance and Operations (DOFO). Position provides services in financial management and reporting; accounting; private awards (grants) administration, management and reporting; or similar financial activities for the Arizona business unit. Has a high level of expertise in accounting and financial management processes. Administers and maintains finance and accounting activities in accordance with TNC policies and procedures and best practices in financial management. The Accounting Generalist provides assistance to staff in their specialty area. Responds to moderately complex employee and management questions and problems based on advanced knowledge Business Unit, Program, Project and Award finances and budgets.

 

Desired Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration or related field and 3 years' related experience or equivalent combination.
  • Experience with accounting/financial issues and analysis.
  • Experience using accounting and financial reporting systems.
  • Technical experience with Excel, general ledger and subsidiary reports and financial management tools.
  • Experience with GAAP.
  • Experience using Word, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • Basic understanding of financial statements and how they impact one another.
  • Experience using critical thinking skills.
  • Current driver’s license.
  • Occasional travel, including overnight.

 

How to Apply

To view the full position description and apply, please visit https://careers.nature.org. Search for job ID# 49126 in the keyword search. Open until filled. If you experience technical issues, please refer to our applicant user guide or contact applyhelp@tnc.org.

The Nature Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities, people with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply. Please visit our career center for a full list of all our open positions globally – new positions are posted often!

About Us

The Nature Conservancy is a global conservation organization dedicated to conserving the lands and waters on which all life depends. Guided by science, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world’s toughest…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 2-Year Degree Required

Location

1510 East Fort Lowell Road, Tucson, AZ 85719

How to Apply

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