Finance/Accounting Assistant II, NARO

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The Nature Conservancy

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18 days ago

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United States

The prefered job location is within the North American Mountain time zone, but the location is ultimately flexible within the United States.

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WHO WE ARE


The mission of The Nature Conservancy (TNC) is to conserve the lands and waters upon which all life depends. As a science-based organization, we develop innovative, on-the-ground solutions to the world’s toughest environmental challenges so that people and nature can thrive. Our work is guided by our values, which include a commitment to diversity and respect for people, communities, and cultures. From a rewarding mission to career development and flexible schedules, there are many reasons to love life #insideTNC. Want to know more? Check out our TNC Talent playlist on YouTube to hear stories from staff or visit Glassdoor.

One of TNC’s primary goals is to cultivate an inclusive work environment so that employees around the globe have a sense of belonging and feel that their unique contributions are valued. We know we’ll only achieve our mission by hiring and engaging a diverse staff that reflects the communities in which we work. Recognizing that people bring talent and skills that have been developed outside the scope of a job, we take a holistic approach to recruitment that considers life experience in addition to the professional requirements listed in our postings. Please apply – we’d love to hear from you. To quote a popular saying at TNC, “you’ll join for the mission, and you’ll stay for the people.”

WHAT WE CAN ACHIEVE TOGETHER


The Finance/Accounting Assistant II provides administrative finance/accounting support for TNC's North American Regional Office (NARO). They provide a variety of routine and non-routine finance and accounting-related tasks for a department or business unit. Duties may include payment of invoices, preparation and processing of accounting forms such as journal entries, verifying the accuracy and coding of journal entry transactions, reviewing employee timesheets for accuracy, maintenance of accounts payable, general ledger and vendor payments, financial report preparation, budget preparation, and similar tasks.

The preferred job location is within the North American Mountain time zone, but the location is ultimately flexible within the United States.

WE'RE LOOKING FOR YOU


Are you looking for work you can believe in? At TNC we strive to embody a philosophy of Work that You Can Believe in where you can feel like you are making a difference every day. We’re looking for someone with experience in providing administrative finance/accounting support for a business unit or department.

The ideal candidate should have exceptional problem-solving and communication skills to provide administrative, technical, and customer service support for financial systems. This is an exciting opportunity to contribute to the ongoing mission of conservation by helping to direct and shape the work of our team!

WHAT YOU'LL BRING


  • Associate degree in Accounting or related field and 2-3 years' related work experience or equivalent combination.
  • 2-3 years’ experience working with basic accounting principles, in analyzing financial figures, and interpreting data.
  • Experience in database management or producing financial reports, or in the use of automated systems or touch key calculator.
  • Experience using Microsoft Excel.
  • Experience working with minimal supervision, applying organizational skills, including establishing priorities and meeting deadlines.
  • Experience fostering and maintaining collaborative relationships with diverse teams.

In addition to these qualifications, we appreciate candidates that will bring a diversity of experience to our team. As such, candidates with multi-lingual skills and multi-cultural experience are encouraged to apply.

SALARY INFORMATION


Job Family: Finance & Accounting

Job Code: 520010

Salary Grade: 4

APPLY NOW


To apply for job ID 52815, submit your materials online by using the Apply Now button at https://careers.nature.org/. Need help applying? Visit our recruitment page or contact applyhelp@tnc.org.

The Nature Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our commitment to diversity includes the recognition that our conservation mission is best advanced by the leadership and contributions of people of diverse backgrounds, beliefs and culture. Recruiting and mentoring staff to create an inclusive organization that reflects our global character is a priority and we encourage applicants from all cultures, races, colors, religions, sexes, national or regional origins, ages, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military, protected veteran status or other status protected by law.

Do you have military experience? Visit our U.S. Military Skills Translator to match your military experience with our current job openings!

TNC is committed to offering accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in our job application process. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please send a note to applyhelp@tnc.org with Request for Accommodation in the subject line.

Where legally permissible, TNC requires all new employees to be fully vaccinated and willing to keep up to date with vaccines that protect against COVID-19. By accepting an offer of employment, you agree to comply with this requirement, unless you are entitled to a legally mandated exemption.

An attractive salary and benefits package is part of TNC’s value proposition to our employees. TNC strives to provide competitive pay and bases salaries on the geographic location of the role committing to being equitable across groups and providing hiring salary ranges when possible.

Since we support flexible and remote work for our employees, many positions have a flexible location within countries where we’re registered as a Non-government Organization and established as an employer. This may mean we’re unable to provide a hiring salary range in the posting for some of our positions. However, candidates invited to be part of our interview process will be provided their location specific range upon request.