Publicado por
Defy Ventures
Denver, CO
Publicado há 29 dias


Location: Denver/Boulder, CO

$25 per hour, 15-20 hrs per week

(Part-time, non-exempt Position)

You are a thoughtful and analytical thinker. You’re a data nerd who loves efficiency and you love telling a story with numbers. You have an amazing eye for detail and are highly organized. You are highly responsible and conscientious human being, know how to cut costs and are most satisfied when your work has deep, meaningful impact.

At Defy, you will work closely with our accounting and financial operations team. Your accounting and finance skills will make a tremendous difference.

We look for the following when evaluating new teammates:

·      Culture Fit: You love our ambitious/spirited culture that is passionate about redeeming lives and restoring communities. We strive to display heart, empathy, and resolve in our daily interactions with one another.

Although Defy is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, we take pride in our application of corporate best practices. Many of our most successful employees, including our CFO, come from for-profit backgrounds.


·      Record day to day financial transactions and complete the posting process

·      Bring the books to the trial balance stage

·      Perform partial checks of the posting process

·      Enter data, maintain records and create reports and financial statements

·      Process accounts receivable/payable

·      Perform accounting and financial operations including the general ledger, revenue streams, & AP/AR

·      Assist with month-end closing process including all account reconciliations, accruals, allocations of program revenue and updates on restricted funds.

·      Assist in monthly forecast updates

·      Prepare accurate and timely information for management

·      Assist in preparing monthly/year-end GAAP financial reports and variances to budget and updated forecasts

·      Assist in preparing for the annual financial audit.

·      Assist in special projects related to improvement initiatives.

·      Other duties that arise during the normal course of business.


·      5-7 years accounting or finance experience

  • Associates or Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or a related discipline
  • Proven bookkeeping experience
  • Solid understanding of basic bookkeeping and accounting payable/receivable principles
  • Proven ability to calculate, post and manage accounting figures and financial records
  • Data entry skills along with a knack for numbers
  • Hands-on experience with spreadsheets
  • Customer service orientation and negotiation skills
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Self-motivated and independent, able to get more done with less
  • Passion, humility, positive attitude
  • Ability to adapt to change, establish relationships, and work in a team environment
  • Strong math and writing skills
  • Proficient in MS Office, especially MS Excel, and Quickbooks
  • Proficient in ADP, Gusto, Xero and Concur software is a plus (not required)


Defy Ventures is an entrepreneurship, employment, and personal development training program that recognizes the potential in many formerly and currently incarcerated people to become successful, legal entrepreneurs. Entrepreneurs-in-Training (EITs) “defy the odds” through our program which includes intensive leadership development, Shark Tank-style business pitch competitions, and executive mentoring. We build a redemptive, authentic community between EITs and our executive volunteers as they bond in their humanity through their collaboration along the entrepreneurial journey. Defy Ventures operates programming through a network of chapters (under Defy’s national management) and affiliates (independent organizations operating in partnership with and under license from Defy). Chapters are operating in Southern and Northern California, Washington, the TriState New York area, and Illinois. Affiliates are operating in Wisconsin.

Defy Ventures, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants will be considered for

employment for attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


Location: Denver/Boulder, CO

$25 per hour, 15-20 hrs per week

(Part-time, non-exempt Position)

You are a thoughtful and analytical thinker. You’re a data nerd who loves efficiency and you love telling a story with…

Resumo dos Detalhes

  • Comprometimento de Tempo
    Carga Horária Parcial
  • Data de Início
    2 de maio de 2022
  • Prazo para Inscrições
    29 de abril de 2022
  • Educação
    Ensino Superior Requerido
  • Nível de Experiência
Até USD $25
/ hora

Nível de Proficiência do Idioma




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