Opportunities

Controller in Accounting Department

Position Summary: This work includes producing and ensuring the accuracy of San Francisco Zen Center’s periodic financial reports, establishing and upholding an adequate system of procedures and controls, and maintaining accounting books and records in a manner consistent with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP). Basic Qualifications: Accounting degree (BA or MBA), five years progressively responsible “hands on” experience as a controller in a small business or nonprofit organization accounting department, including trial balance, financial reports, and proven skill and experience in supervising people. Highly Desirable Equipment and Technology Skills: Working knowledge of Serenic Navigator accounting software, or similar, in addition to Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Windows, word processing software and email.

For details, qualifications, and instructions for applying for this position, see the full job description [Word] / [PDF]. Application Process: TO APPLY, PLEASE SEND YOUR RESUME AND COVER LETTER (REQUIRED) DESCRIBING WHY YOU’RE A GOOD FIT FOR THE ROLE AND WHAT ATTRACTS YOU TO WORK AT SFZC to jobapplications@sfzc.org.

Posted April 5, 2017.

Accounts Payable Clerk

Position Summary: The Accounts Payable Clerk is supervised by the Controller and CFO and is responsible for performing full-cycle accounts payable duties, including management and maintenance of accounts payable records, processing all necessary accounts payable transactions, accurately and efficiently, to support check processing and credit card transactions. Qualifications: Experience with electronic payments; proficient in Microsoft Excel; and 1–2+ years’ experience in Accounts Payable.

For details, qualifications, and instructions for applying for this position, see the full job description [Word] / [PDF]. Application Process: PLEASE SUBMIT A RESUME AND COVER LETTER (REQUIRED) DESCRIBING YOUR EXPERIENCE AND IN A COUPLE OF SENTENCES WHY YOU WOULD LIKE TO WORK FOR SFZC to jobapplications@sfzc.org.

Posted April 5, 2017.

Tassajara Reservations Specialist

Position Summary: This key position is responsible for: the frontline of communications regarding interest in, and reservations for, Tassajara Summer Guest Season; communicating welcome to overnight guests and program participants; using hotel reservations software to communicate about and transact registration details, and assisting them in making their reservations at Tassajara successfully; using general office software and email technologies, and telephones to communicate interoffice and with guests.

Part-time 20 – 29 hours/week. Seasonal, position ends on September 22, 2017.

For details and qualifications, see the full job description [Word] / [PDF]. Application Process: PLEASE SUBMIT A RESUME AND COVER LETTER (REQUIRED) DESCRIBING YOUR EXPERIENCE to jobapplications@sfzc.org.

Posted March 23, 2017.

Junior Accountant

We are looking for a motivated Junior Accountant to join our team. Under the supervision of the Controller, the Junior Accountant performs a variety of professional accounting work requiring a strong knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP). You manage the accounts receivable and revenue functions; support the structure, integrity, and content of the general ledger; review and approve general journal entries; analyze, reconcile, and report general ledger accounts in support of preparing financial statements; and assist in the development of financial policy and procedures. This position collaborates with a Financial Analyst and other staff as appropriate.

For details, qualifications, and instructions for applying for this position, see the full job description [Word] / [PDF].

Posted February 7, 2017.