Location: San Francisco
Emerge is seeking a Staff Accountant to play an integral part in supporting the organization through an exciting period of growth. Currently, the CFO is developing an in-house accounting system (presently outsourced). The ideal candidate is a collaborative self-starter who is eager to learn how to be an integral part of the finance department as we create and maintain a new in-house accounting system. Reporting directly to the CFO, the Staff Accountant will contribute to our mission in an essential way by performing the following job duties.
Financial Report Preparation
EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
Emerge is seeking candidates with financial and management accounting experience, ideally in both nonprofit and political settings. Diversity, equity, and inclusion are at the heart of Emerge’s mission and we are committed to building an organization reflective of the incredible diversity of our Democratic Party.
In addition, Emerge is seeking the following specific qualifications:
Preferred but not required:
JOB LOCATION AND SCHEDULE
The Staff Accountant will work in the Emerge office from 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Some evening and weekend work will be required, with travel up to twice a year. This position is located in Emerge’s San Francisco office.
SALARY AND BENEFITS
$55k-$60k and generous benefits package.
HOW TO APPLY
Please send a resume and cover letter with the email subject “Emerge Staff Accountant Application” to firstname.lastname@example.org.
In your cover letter, include a description of how your background aligns with this position and an explanation of your interest in women in politics.
Emerge will not be able to respond to all applicants. Only those who qualify for an interview will be contacted. NO CALLS PLEASE.
Diversity, equity and inclusion are at the heart of our mission. We want our team to reflect the incredible diversity of the women whose political power we seek to build. Therefore, we especially encourage applications from people of color, LGBTQ individuals, people with disabilities and members of other groups who are underrepresented in our political system.
Emerge is changing the face of politics to create an inclusive democracy. We are the nation’s premier organization that recruits, trains and provides a powerful network to Democratic women who want to run for office. Since 2002, Emerge has trained more than 4,000 Democratic women to run for office and there are more than 690 Emerge alumnae currently in elected office.
As the national umbrella organization, the role of Emerge is to:
· Elevate the importance of electing more Democratic women at every level of government.
· Empower our current alumnae and affiliates with capacity building and sustainable growth.
· Expand our impact by replicating our successes and partnering with organizations across the country.