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Finance Associate

Organization Name: MiracleFeet
Location: Regional / Global
Apply email: Not Specified
Start Date: 20-February-2024
Closing Date: 20-March-2024

Finance Associate

MiracleFeet is leading the way to address one of the largest causes of physical disability in the world. Along with discrimination, children living with disabilities often face neglect, poverty, and abuse. We are building a global movement to ensure every child born with clubfoot has access to life-changing treatment.

Clubfoot knows no boundaries—more than 5 million children live with the pain and stigma of untreated clubfoot globally. The passionate team at MiracleFeet brings high-quality, low-cost solutions to communities in 30+ countries where the need is most urgent. We partner with local health systems to deliver simple treatment that results in full correction of clubfoot. Treatment of clubfoot achieves much more than improved mobility; it creates a bridge to vital healthcare access and a lifetime of dignity and economic productivity for children and their families.

Our proven, scalable model is supported by a suite of custom measurement and evaluation tools developed with our partners. To date, MiracleFeet has delivered quality clubfoot treatment to more than 87,000 children in 353 clinics in 34 countries across Africa, Latin America and Asia. We invite you to learn more about our unique model and our impact here.

Our Team: Culture

Be part of our mission to create a world where every child born with clubfoot gets the top-notch treatment they deserve! At our organization, we’re all about making a difference. Our diverse crew includes health wizards, trailblazing thinkers, data enthusiasts, and change makers from around the globe. Together, we’re committed to putting an end to clubfoot challenges everywhere! Our work environment is all about teamwork, respect, and support. We value every member of our team and champion out-of-the-box ideas and inventive solutions in everything we do. Join us and let’s celebrate creativity while changing lives.

Summary

Reporting to the Associate Director of Finance, the Finance Associate will play a key role in the increasingly complex financial management of a $10M (and growing) international nonprofit scaling its impact around the world. We are seeking someone who will energetically take on finance responsibilities as our organization grows.

The Finance Associate will contribute to the day-to-day finance operations, primarily accounts payable and receivable,

This is an extraordinary opportunity for a hands-on finance professional to make an impact in a mission-driven organization. The ideal candidate is highly organized and autonomous with exceptional care for accuracy and attention to detail. This is a full-time, non-exempt position, which can be based in MiracleFeet’s Chapel Hill, NC office or anywhere in the US.

Essential Functions

• Process invoices for payment include verifying, coding, collecting supporting documents, collecting W-9’s and submitting for payment.
• Collaborate with the Finance and Administrative Coordinator to accurately record all receivables in the accounting system, including checks and EFTs.
• Collaborate with the Finance and Administrative Coordinator to accurately record all credit card transactions in the accounting system and ensure proper supporting documentation.
• Support Finance Officer and Associate Director of Finance in preparation of annual financial statements, audit and Form 990 schedules.
• Support Finance Officer in preparing tax records, including quarterly sales tax refunds, 1099s, FBAR (Report of Foreign Bank and Financial Accounts)
• Support Finance Officer with month-end activities as needed.
• Maintain financial systems that ensure data integrity and compliance with GAAP standards and follow internal controls.
• Troubleshoot with vendors and service providers as needed.

Note: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work to be performed by the individual in this position. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of the position. Employees may have other duties assigned at any time.

Minimum Qualifications

• 1-3 years of accounting/bookkeeping experience. Thorough knowledge and understanding of GAAP

Preferred Qualifications

• Nonprofit accounting experience
• Experience with Sage accounting software
• Advanced knowledge of Excel

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

• Highly organized with excellent time-management, prioritization, analytical, and reasoning skills
• Meticulous attention to accuracy and detail
• Demonstrated ability to work with a high degree of autonomy and accountability, specifically managing deliverables and meeting deadlines
• Personal qualities of integrity and credibility and sensitivity in dealing with confidential issues

Salary/Benefits

• Salary range $45,000-$55,000
• Health insurance provided
• Three weeks of vacation per year
• Optional dental and vision insurance
• 401K plan available; employer match offered
• Life insurance and disability insurance provided

To Apply

Please submit your detailed cover letter and resume here (https://miraclefeet.bamboohr.com/careers/65).

Once you submit your application, you should receive a notification confirming your materials were received. If you do not receive this automatic message, please contact tameka.davis@miraclefeet.org. We also recommend you add notifications@app.bamboohr.com to your contact list to ensure delivery of all correspondence from us. Please no phone calls.

Applications are due by March 5th, 2024, and will be reviewed on a rolling basis. The anticipated start date for this role is May 2024.

Encouraging Applicants of All Backgrounds

We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply, especially people of color, people with disabilities, veterans, and members of the LGBTQ+ community. We are an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law. No matter one’s background, the new Finance Associate must value and advocate for inclusion and equity.

MiracleFeet is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all employees to share this commitment.

MiracleFeet is proud of our organizational values of collaboration, ambition, integrity, and justice, and expect staff to demonstrate these values in all behaviors and professional interactions. Please watch our mission video: https://www.miraclefeet.org/videos/miraclefeets-mission

For additional information, refer to our website: www.miraclefeet.org.