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CONSULTANT Fiscal Management Associates, LLC.
New York, NY
Job Function: Other
Posted: March 23, 2019

Background:

Fiscal Management Associates, LLC. (FMA) is a growth-oriented management consulting firm dedicated to building the capacity of the nonprofit sector. We partner with our nonprofit and philanthropic clients to help them attain operational excellence, ensure financial sustainability and effectively achieve their desired impact. Our collaborative approach includes client input and involvement at each stage of an engagement, and at the core of every project we deliver is our commitment to developing strong and trusting relationships between funders and their grantees.
FMA is made up of a highly diverse team, coming from a wide range of cultural and economic backgrounds and representing a spectrum of race, age, ethnicity, ability, and sexual orientation. A Latina-founded and led organization, FMA draws upon its staff to deliver services that are sensitive to the needs and values of both nonprofit and funding organizations.
Our team works with leaders who are organizing youth movements, fighting against racial and gender inequities, using art for civic engagement, and providing fundamental services to those who need it most, to name a few. Our consulting and training services have consistently earned recognition for their pragmatism and relevance.

Position Summary:

The Consultant is an integral member of FMA’s Consulting and Advisory Services national team and can be based remotely or in our New York City office. The Consultant works in a team-based environment to help a portfolio of nonprofit and foundation clients develop high-quality financial and operational practices. Additionally, the Consultant provides support for FMA’s growing and evolving practice through new product development, training initiatives, and knowledge management.

Responsibilities:

Works as part of FMA project teams to deliver high-quality services to a diverse portfolio of nonprofit and philanthropic clients. Sample client engagements may include:
• Providing guidance and analytical support around financial trends, modeling, and planning
• Researching and drafting reports and actionable recommendations
• Designing new business processes
• Supporting planning and implementation of financial systems and practices
• Developing curriculum and facilitating workshops in training initiatives
• Serving as primary contact for client engagements, developing effective working relationships with client personnel
• Assisting in research and content development for products and services.

Requirements:

Qualifications
• Minimum of 3 years of relevant professional experience required; MPA, MBA or related master’s degree or equivalent experience a plus.
• Ability to synthesize large amounts of information into actionable solutions, navigate through ambiguity and complexity to analyze a situation, and look beyond details to see the overarching goals and results.
• Outstanding written and verbal communication skills, including ability to convey technical information in an accessible way
• Results-oriented with strong work ethic and meticulous attention to detail.
• Collaborative team player that values diversity of background and approach
• Timely in completion of assigned projects with varying needs and deadlines.
• Expertise in Microsoft Excel, including advanced formulas, graphs and formatting.
• Professional experience in the nonprofit sector and/or financial management strongly preferred. Knowledge around government funding a plus.

Compensation:

FMA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. FMA is committed to building a culturally diverse team and encourages people of color, LGBTQI individuals, and all qualified persons to apply for this position.

How to Apply:

https://fma.applytojob.com/apply/

Consultant (Outsourcing) Fiscal Management Associates, LLC.
Bay Area, CA
Job Function: Other
Posted: March 23, 2019

Background:

Fiscal Management Associates, LLC. (FMA) is a growth-oriented management consulting firm dedicated to building the capacity of the nonprofit sector. We partner with our nonprofit and philanthropic clients to help them attain operational excellence, ensure financial sustainability and effectively achieve their desired impact. Our collaborative approach includes client input and involvement at each stage of an engagement, and at the core of every project we deliver is our commitment to developing strong and trusting relationships between funders and their grantees.
FMA is made up of a highly diverse team, coming from a wide range of cultural and economic backgrounds and representing a spectrum of race, age, ethnicity, ability, and sexual orientation. A Latina-founded and led organization, FMA draws upon its staff to deliver services that are sensitive to the needs and values of both nonprofit and funding organizations.
Our team works with leaders who are organizing youth movements, fighting against racial and gender inequities, using art for civic engagement, and providing fundamental services to those who need it most, to name a few. Our consulting and training services have consistently earned recognition for their pragmatism and relevance.

Position Summary:

FMA is seeking a full-time Consultant in the Bay Area to interact closely with clients on-site and virtually to provide accounting and/or consulting services.

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities vary based on engagements and client needs and require a talented accounting professional with nonprofit accounting expertise and a consulting mindset. Duties may include any of the following:

• Deliver not-for-profit financial accounting services including accounting tasks, audit support packages, budget development and cash flow planning.
• Manage monthly financial close process, including ensuring all costs incurred are properly recorded, reviewing journal entries, account balance reconciliations and report preparation.
• Represent clients during audit process and liaise with audit team.
• Participate in the ongoing development/establishment of accounting policies and procedures and operational strategies including the review and implementation of process and system changes.
• Maintain continued focus on improving system efficiencies and business practices.
• Participate in developing new products, tools and templates to continually improve client and FMA processes.
• Supervise and lead client and FMA staff through training and guidance as needed.
• Assist with fiscal infrastructure reviews as assigned.
• Meet continuous stream of deadlines on multiple projects and engagements.

Requirements:

Qualifications
• Bachelor's degree with a major in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration (CPA preferred)
• 3+ years demonstrated accounting experience (Public Accounting experience a plus) with niche focus on nonprofit and/or government; or equivalent experience in nonprofit setting and/or financial management
• Strong knowledge of accounting systems and nonprofit accounting principles, practices, standards, laws and regulations; knowledge of government funding preferred
• Working knowledge of QuickBooks accounting software
• Strong spreadsheet skills, particularly Excel
• Must be collaborative, proactive, independent and flexible - and adapt easily to changing client needs
• 20% travel may be required (majority within California)

Compensation:

Our employees are encouraged and supported as they develop a broad range of skills through customized professional development and ongoing mentoring. We offer a highly collaborative environment, career enhancing work, competitive compensation, and full benefits.

FMA is proud to be an equal opportunity employer where all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin - and pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, this includes qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. We’re committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds and walks of life. We don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, support it, and thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our services, and our community. Come join us.

How to Apply:

https://fma.applytojob.com/apply/

Senior Consultant Fiscal Management Associates, LLC.
Los Angeles, CA
Job Function: Other
Posted: March 23, 2019

Background:

Fiscal Management Associates, LLC. (FMA) is a growth-oriented management consulting firm dedicated to building the capacity of the nonprofit sector. We partner with our nonprofit and philanthropic clients to help them attain operational excellence, ensure financial sustainability and effectively achieve their desired impact. Our collaborative approach includes client input and involvement at each stage of an engagement, and at the core of every project we deliver is our commitment to developing strong and trusting relationships between funders and their grantees.
FMA is made up of a highly diverse team, coming from a wide range of cultural and economic backgrounds and representing a spectrum of race, age, ethnicity, ability, and sexual orientation. A Latina-founded and led organization, FMA draws upon its staff to deliver services that are sensitive to the needs and values of both nonprofit and funding organizations.
Our team works with leaders who are organizing youth movements, fighting against racial and gender inequities, using art for civic engagement, and providing fundamental services to those who need it most, to name a few. Our consulting and training services have consistently earned recognition for their pragmatism and relevance.

Position Summary:

FMA is seeking a full-time Senior Consultant based in Los Angeles to deliver professional services that are sensitive to the needs and values of both nonprofit and funding organizations. This is a unique opportunity for an entrepreneurial accounting professional who wants to leverage their nonprofit expertise outside of the standard accounting industry and become immediately productive working with clients both locally and virtually (after initial training on FMA products and services). The Senior Consultant will be located in Los Angeles and will collaborate with project teams virtually using remote access technology - as well as in-person through periodic travel to the Bay Area, New York, and other locations as needed.

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities vary based on engagements and client needs and require an independent and multi-talented professional with solid nonprofit financial management expertise and a consulting mindset. Duties may include any of the following:

Relationship Management
• Play a leading role in increasing FMA’s presence and developing FMA’s business strategy in the Los Angeles area.
• Develop and maintain current and potential/new client relationships, including relationships with foundations, collaborative partner organizations and direct service providers.
• Supervise and lead client and FMA staff through training, guidance and coaching. Evaluate performance on client engagements.

Service Delivery
• Provide senior level financial management services (including controller-level responsibilities for specific clients), month end review, audit support, budget development, cash flow planning, and financial system implementation.
• Support leadership teams and Board of Directors in making financial decisions including presenting analysis and findings and effectively communicating complicated financial information to a variety of audiences, who have varying levels of financial literacy.
• Assist in complying with new nonprofit financial reporting and disclosure standards.
• Conduct fiscal infrastructure assessments and provide insight into organizational financial sustainability.
• Oversee grant compliance to include billing, budgeting, accounting, and compliance reporting with private, federal, state agencies (while recognizing restrictions and advising accordingly).
• Analyze current processes, systems, and procedures and makes recommendations to ensure best accounting practices and keeps abreast of changing regulatory environments.

Requirements:

Qualifications
• Bachelor's degree with a major in Accounting (MPA, MBA, CPA preferred)
• 7+ years demonstrated accounting experience (Public Accounting experience a plus) with niche focus on nonprofit and/or government
• Strong knowledge of accounting systems and nonprofit accounting principles
• Advanced Microsoft Excel expertise
• Knowledge of Los Angeles nonprofit community strongly preferred
• Grant management and knowledge of government funding preferred
• Training and prior supervisory/management experience a plus
• Must be collaborative, proactive, independent and flexible - and adapt easily to changing client needs
• Self-directed purposeful professional who can organize their time and independently prioritize their work
• Up to 20% travel may be required (majority within California) within the first year

Compensation:

Our employees are encouraged and supported as they develop a broad range of skills through customized professional development and ongoing mentoring. We offer a highly collaborative environment, career enhancing work, competitive compensation, and full benefits.

FMA is proud to be an equal opportunity employer where all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin - and pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, this includes qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. We’re committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds and walks of life. We don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, support it, and thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our services, and our community. Come join us.

How to Apply:

https://fma.applytojob.com/apply/

SENIOR CONSULTANT Fiscal Management Associates, LLC.
New York, NY
Job Function: Other
Posted: March 23, 2019

Background:

Fiscal Management Associates, LLC. (FMA) is a growth-oriented management consulting firm dedicated to building the capacity of the nonprofit sector. We partner with our nonprofit and philanthropic clients to help them attain operational excellence, ensure financial sustainability and effectively achieve their desired impact. Our collaborative approach includes client input and involvement at each stage of an engagement, and at the core of every project we deliver is our commitment to developing strong and trusting relationships between funders and their grantees.
FMA is made up of a highly diverse team, coming from a wide range of cultural and economic backgrounds and representing a spectrum of race, age, ethnicity, ability, and sexual orientation. A Latina-founded and led organization, FMA draws upon its staff to deliver services that are sensitive to the needs and values of both nonprofit and funding organizations.
Our team works with leaders who are organizing youth movements, fighting against racial and gender inequities, using art for civic engagement, and providing fundamental services to those who need it most, to name a few. Our consulting and training services have consistently earned recognition for their pragmatism and relevance.

Position Summary:

FMA is seeking a full-time Senior Consultant working with our New York team and works Nationally. The Senior Consultant is an integral member of FMA’s Consulting and Advisory Services delivery team. This role works in a team-based environment with a portfolio of nonprofit and foundation clients to help them develop high-quality financial management and operational practices. Our consultants have the opportunity to build the capacity of a community of organizations leading social change. Our team works with leaders who are building the skills and confidence of youth, fighting against racial and gender inequalities, using art for civic engagement, and providing fundamental services to those who need it most, to name a few. Additionally, the Senior Consultant provides support for FMA’s growing and evolving practice through new product development, training initiatives, and knowledge management.

Responsibilities:

The Senior Consultant works as part of FMA's project teams to deliver high-quality services to a diverse portfolio of nonprofit or foundation clients. In this role, this consultant may:
• Assess organizational sustainability, capacity, development needs
• Provide guidance and analytical support around financial trends, modeling, strategy, and planning
• Research and draft reports and actionable recommendations
• Design new business processes, specifically those related to finance and operations
• Support implementation of financial systems and practices
• Develop curriculum and facilitate workshops in training initiatives
• Serve as project lead and primary contact for select client engagements; develop effective working relationships with appropriate client personnel, anticipate client needs and proactively propose solutions
• Lead new product development and other firm activities and assist in research and content development for products and services

Requirements:

Qualifications
• 6+ years relevant professional experience required.
• Director of Finance or CFO level experience a plus; training experience a plus
• MPA, MBA, CPA or related master’s degree or equivalent experience preferred
• Prior experience with philanthropic organizations a plus
• Problem solver with strong analytical ability
• Results-oriented with strong work ethic and meticulous attention to detail
• Delivers consistently high-quality work with minimal supervision and guidance
• Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
• Strong ability to convey technical information in an accessible way to nonprofit leaders and staff
• Exercises confidence and good judgment in interactions with colleagues and clients
• Collaborative team player who values diversity of background and approach
• Skilled Microsoft Excel user (advanced formulas, graphs and formatting)
• Proactively manages own workload and ensures timely completion of assigned projects
• Professional experience in nonprofit sector and/or financial management strongly preferred
• Knowledge of government funding a plus

Compensation:

FMA’s employees are encouraged and supported as they develop a broad range of skills through customized professional development and ongoing mentoring. We offer career enhancing work, competitive compensation, full benefits, and work-life balance. This is truly a great place to work.
FMA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. FMA is committed to building a culturally diverse team and encourages people of color, LGBTQI individuals, and all qualified persons to apply for this position. There are multiple opening for this position which will be filled on a rolling basis.

How to Apply:

https://fma.applytojob.com/apply/

Consultant Fiscal Management Associates, LLC.
New York, NY
Job Function: Project Management
Posted: March 23, 2019

Background:

Fiscal Management Associates, LLC. (FMA) is a growth-oriented management consulting firm dedicated to building the capacity of the nonprofit sector. We partner with our nonprofit and philanthropic clients to help them attain operational excellence, ensure financial sustainability and effectively achieve their desired impact. Our collaborative approach includes client input and involvement at each stage of an engagement, and at the core of every project we deliver is our commitment to developing strong and trusting relationships between funders and their grantees.

FMA is made up of a highly diverse team, coming from a wide range of cultural and economic backgrounds and representing a spectrum of race, age, ethnicity, ability, and sexual orientation. Our team works with leaders who are organizing youth movements, fighting against racial and gender inequities, using art for civic engagement, and providing fundamental services to those who need it most, to name a few. Our consulting and training services have consistently earned recognition for their pragmatism and relevance.

Position Summary:

The Consultant is an integral member of FMA’s Consulting and Advisory Services national team and can be based remotely or in our New York City office. The Consultant works in a team-based environment to help a portfolio of nonprofit and foundation clients develop high-quality financial and operational practices. Additionally, the Consultant provides support for FMA’s growing and evolving practice through new product development, training initiatives, and knowledge management.

Responsibilities:

Works as part of FMA project teams to deliver high-quality services to a diverse portfolio of nonprofit and philanthropic clients. Sample client engagements may include:
• Providing guidance and analytical support around financial trends, modeling, and planning
• Researching and drafting reports and actionable recommendations
• Designing new business processes
• Supporting planning and implementation of financial systems and practices
• Developing curriculum and facilitating workshops in training initiatives
• Serving as primary contact for client engagements, developing effective working relationships with client personnel
• Assisting in research and content development for products and services.

Requirements:

Qualifications
• Minimum of 3 years of relevant professional experience required; MPA, MBA or related master’s degree or equivalent experience a plus.
• Ability to synthesize large amounts of information into actionable solutions, navigate through ambiguity and complexity to analyze a situation, and look beyond details to see the overarching goals and results.
• Outstanding written and verbal communication skills, including ability to convey technical information in an accessible way
• Results-oriented with strong work ethic and meticulous attention to detail.
• Collaborative team player that values diversity of background and approach
• Timely in completion of assigned projects with varying needs and deadlines.
• Expertise in Microsoft Excel, including advanced formulas, graphs and formatting.
• Professional experience in the nonprofit sector and/or financial management strongly preferred. Knowledge around government funding a plus.

Compensation:

FMA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. FMA is committed to building a culturally diverse team and encourages people of color, LGBTQI individuals, and all qualified persons to apply for this position.

How to Apply:

https://fma.applytojob.com/apply/

Consultant (Outsourcing) Fiscal Management Associates, LLC.
Bay Area, CA
Job Function: Project Management
Posted: March 23, 2019

Background:

Fiscal Management Associates, LLC. (FMA) is a growth-oriented management consulting firm dedicated to building the capacity of the nonprofit sector. We partner with our nonprofit and philanthropic clients to help them attain operational excellence, ensure financial sustainability and effectively achieve their desired impact. Our collaborative approach includes client input and involvement at each stage of an engagement, and at the core of every project we deliver is our commitment to developing strong and trusting relationships between funders and their grantees.

FMA is made up of a highly diverse team, coming from a wide range of cultural and economic backgrounds and representing a spectrum of race, age, ethnicity, ability, and sexual orientation. Our team works with leaders who are organizing youth movements, fighting against racial and gender inequities, using art for civic engagement, and providing fundamental services to those who need it most, to name a few. Our consulting and training services have consistently earned recognition for their pragmatism and relevance.

Position Summary:

FMA is seeking a full-time Consultant in the Bay Area to interact closely with clients on-site and virtually to provide accounting and/or consulting services.

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities vary based on engagements and client needs and require a talented accounting professional with nonprofit accounting expertise and a consulting mindset. Duties may include any of the following:

• Deliver not-for-profit financial accounting services including accounting tasks, audit support packages, budget development and cash flow planning.
• Manage monthly financial close process, including ensuring all costs incurred are properly recorded, reviewing journal entries, account balance reconciliations and report preparation.
• Represent clients during audit process and liaise with audit team.
• Participate in the ongoing development/establishment of accounting policies and procedures and operational strategies including the review and implementation of process and system changes.
• Maintain continued focus on improving system efficiencies and business practices.
• Participate in developing new products, tools and templates to continually improve client and FMA processes.
• Supervise and lead client and FMA staff through training and guidance as needed.
• Assist with fiscal infrastructure reviews as assigned.
• Meet continuous stream of deadlines on multiple projects and engagements.

Requirements:

Qualifications
• Bachelor's degree with a major in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration (CPA preferred)
• 3+ years demonstrated accounting experience (Public Accounting experience a plus) with niche focus on nonprofit and/or government; or equivalent experience in nonprofit setting and/or financial management
• Strong knowledge of accounting systems and nonprofit accounting principles, practices, standards, laws and regulations; knowledge of government funding preferred
• Working knowledge of QuickBooks accounting software
• Strong spreadsheet skills, particularly Excel
• Must be collaborative, proactive, independent and flexible - and adapt easily to changing client needs
• 20% travel may be required (majority within California)

Compensation:

Our employees are encouraged and supported as they develop a broad range of skills through customized professional development and ongoing mentoring. We offer a highly collaborative environment, career enhancing work, competitive compensation, and full benefits.

FMA is proud to be an equal opportunity employer where all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin - and pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, this includes qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. We’re committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds and walks of life. We don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, support it, and thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our services, and our community. Come join us.

How to Apply:

https://fma.applytojob.com/apply/

SENIOR CONSULTANT Fiscal Management Associates, LLC.
New York, NY
Job Function: Project Management
Posted: March 23, 2019

Background:

Fiscal Management Associates, LLC. (FMA) is a growth-oriented management consulting firm dedicated to building the capacity of the nonprofit sector. We partner with our nonprofit and philanthropic clients to help them attain operational excellence, ensure financial sustainability and effectively achieve their desired impact. Our collaborative approach includes client input and involvement at each stage of an engagement, and at the core of every project we deliver is our commitment to developing strong and trusting relationships between funders and their grantees.
FMA is made up of a highly diverse team, coming from a wide range of cultural and economic backgrounds and representing a spectrum of race, age, ethnicity, ability, and sexual orientation. A Latina-founded and led organization, FMA draws upon its staff to deliver services that are sensitive to the needs and values of both nonprofit and funding organizations.
Our team works with leaders who are organizing youth movements, fighting against racial and gender inequities, using art for civic engagement, and providing fundamental services to those who need it most, to name a few. Our consulting and training services have consistently earned recognition for their pragmatism and relevance.

Position Summary:

FMA is seeking a full-time Senior Consultant working with our New York team and works Nationally. The Senior Consultant is an integral member of FMA’s Consulting and Advisory Services delivery team. This role works in a team-based environment with a portfolio of nonprofit and foundation clients to help them develop high-quality financial management and operational practices. Our consultants have the opportunity to build the capacity of a community of organizations leading social change. Our team works with leaders who are building the skills and confidence of youth, fighting against racial and gender inequalities, using art for civic engagement, and providing fundamental services to those who need it most, to name a few. Additionally, the Senior Consultant provides support for FMA’s growing and evolving practice through new product development, training initiatives, and knowledge management.

Responsibilities:

The Senior Consultant works as part of FMA's project teams to deliver high-quality services to a diverse portfolio of nonprofit or foundation clients. In this role, this consultant may:
• Assess organizational sustainability, capacity, development needs
• Provide guidance and analytical support around financial trends, modeling, strategy, and planning
• Research and draft reports and actionable recommendations
• Design new business processes, specifically those related to finance and operations
• Support implementation of financial systems and practices
• Develop curriculum and facilitate workshops in training initiatives
• Serve as project lead and primary contact for select client engagements; develop effective working relationships with appropriate client personnel, anticipate client needs and proactively propose solutions
• Lead new product development and other firm activities and assist in research and content development for products and services

Requirements:

Qualifications
• 6+ years relevant professional experience required.
• Director of Finance or CFO level experience a plus; training experience a plus
• MPA, MBA, CPA or related master’s degree or equivalent experience preferred
• Prior experience with philanthropic organizations a plus
• Problem solver with strong analytical ability
• Results-oriented with strong work ethic and meticulous attention to detail
• Delivers consistently high-quality work with minimal supervision and guidance
• Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
• Strong ability to convey technical information in an accessible way to nonprofit leaders and staff
• Exercises confidence and good judgment in interactions with colleagues and clients
• Collaborative team player who values diversity of background and approach
• Skilled Microsoft Excel user (advanced formulas, graphs and formatting)
• Proactively manages own workload and ensures timely completion of assigned projects
• Professional experience in nonprofit sector and/or financial management strongly preferred
• Knowledge of government funding a plus

Compensation:

FMA’s employees are encouraged and supported as they develop a broad range of skills through customized professional development and ongoing mentoring. We offer career enhancing work, competitive compensation, full benefits, and work-life balance. This is truly a great place to work.
FMA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. FMA is committed to building a culturally diverse team and encourages people of color, LGBTQI individuals, and all qualified persons to apply for this position. There are multiple opening for this position which will be filled on a rolling basis.

How to Apply:

https://fma.applytojob.com/apply/

Senior Consultant Fiscal Management Associates, LLC.
Los Angeles, CA
Job Function: Project Management
Posted: March 23, 2019

Background:

Fiscal Management Associates, LLC. (FMA) is a growth-oriented management consulting firm dedicated to building the capacity of the nonprofit sector. We partner with our nonprofit and philanthropic clients to help them attain operational excellence, ensure financial sustainability and effectively achieve their desired impact. Our collaborative approach includes client input and involvement at each stage of an engagement, and at the core of every project we deliver is our commitment to developing strong and trusting relationships between funders and their grantees.

FMA is made up of a highly diverse team, coming from a wide range of cultural and economic backgrounds and representing a spectrum of race, age, ethnicity, ability, and sexual orientation. Our team works with leaders who are organizing youth movements, fighting against racial and gender inequities, using art for civic engagement, and providing fundamental services to those who need it most, to name a few. Our consulting and training services have consistently earned recognition for their pragmatism and relevance.

Position Summary:

FMA is seeking a full-time Senior Consultant based in Los Angeles to deliver professional services that are sensitive to the needs and values of both nonprofit and funding organizations. This is a unique opportunity for an entrepreneurial accounting professional who wants to leverage their nonprofit expertise outside of the standard accounting industry and become immediately productive working with clients both locally and virtually (after initial training on FMA products and services). The Senior Consultant will be located in Los Angeles and will collaborate with project teams virtually using remote access technology - as well as in-person through periodic travel to the Bay Area, New York, and other locations as needed.

Responsibilities:

Responsibilities vary based on engagements and client needs and require an independent and multi-talented professional with solid nonprofit financial management expertise and a consulting mindset. Duties may include any of the following:

Relationship Management
• Play a leading role in increasing FMA’s presence and developing FMA’s business strategy in the Los Angeles area.
• Develop and maintain current and potential/new client relationships, including relationships with foundations, collaborative partner organizations and direct service providers.
• Supervise and lead client and FMA staff through training, guidance and coaching. Evaluate performance on client engagements.

Service Delivery
• Provide senior level financial management services (including controller-level responsibilities for specific clients), month end review, audit support, budget development, cash flow planning, and financial system implementation.
• Support leadership teams and Board of Directors in making financial decisions including presenting analysis and findings and effectively communicating complicated financial information to a variety of audiences, who have varying levels of financial literacy.
• Assist in complying with new nonprofit financial reporting and disclosure standards.
• Conduct fiscal infrastructure assessments and provide insight into organizational financial sustainability.
• Oversee grant compliance to include billing, budgeting, accounting, and compliance reporting with private, federal, state agencies (while recognizing restrictions and advising accordingly).
• Analyze current processes, systems, and procedures and makes recommendations to ensure best accounting practices and keeps abreast of changing regulatory environments.

Requirements:

Qualifications
• Bachelor's degree with a major in Accounting (MPA, MBA, CPA preferred)
• 7+ years demonstrated accounting experience (Public Accounting experience a plus) with niche focus on nonprofit and/or government
• Strong knowledge of accounting systems and nonprofit accounting principles
• Advanced Microsoft Excel expertise
• Knowledge of Los Angeles nonprofit community strongly preferred
• Grant management and knowledge of government funding preferred
• Training and prior supervisory/management experience a plus
• Must be collaborative, proactive, independent and flexible - and adapt easily to changing client needs
• Self-directed purposeful professional who can organize their time and independently prioritize their work
• Up to 20% travel may be required (majority within California) within the first year

Compensation:

Our employees are encouraged and supported as they develop a broad range of skills through customized professional development and ongoing mentoring. We offer a highly collaborative environment, career enhancing work, competitive compensation, and full benefits.

FMA is proud to be an equal opportunity employer where all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin - and pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, this includes qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. We’re committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace and strongly encourage applicants from all backgrounds and walks of life. We don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, support it, and thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our services, and our community. Come join us.

How to Apply:

https://fma.applytojob.com/apply/

Grants & Contracts Specialist Capital Impact Partners
Arlington, VA
Job Function: Other
Posted: March 22, 2019

Background:

Capital Impact Partners transforms underserved communities into strong, vibrant places of opportunity. As one of the largest certified Community Development Financial Institutions in the country, we have a 30 year history of delivering strategic financing, social innovation programs and capacity building that create social change and deliver financial impact nationwide. To date, Capital Impact Partners has used its depth of experience, cooperative approach, and network of alliances to invest more than $2B in opportunities that create a high quality of life for low income individuals and communities across the country, including access to high-quality healthcare, education, healthy foods, housing, and eldercare. We draw on our shared values of cooperation, commitment, leadership, innovation, trust, and diversity as we work to redefine how innovation can create opportunities for underserved Americans.

Position Summary:

The responsibility of the Grants and Contracts Specialist is to provide Capital Impact Partners (the “Company”) with technical and administrative support throughout the Grants and Contracts process.
The Grants and Contracts Specialist will: support the implementation of grants and contracts management workflow; coordinate the internal review process by guiding and providing technical assistance to business units, ensuring successful workflow; interface with multiple business units to provide support relating to grants, awards, and contracts while adhering to Company policies. The Grants and Contracts Specialist will have or be willing to develop a proficiency in grants and contracts management databases, such as Salesforce and Quickbase, to support this work.
The Grants and Contracts Specialist will perform OFAC/BSA searches and order Certificates of Good Standing on an as-needed basis.
The Grants and Contracts Specialist will report to the General Counsel, or other person designated by the General Counsel, and reside in the Legal Department.

Responsibilities:

Process all assigned grant and contract submissions to ensure accuracy
Track and monitor submissions within workflow for timeliness
Understand and utilize Company policies for grants and contract approval process
Provide guidance and technical assistance to other employees using the workflow
Maintain standard forms and templates in a current resource library for staff to use
Maintain online records of executed grants and contracts and back up documentation
Maintain online records of contract number assignments
Assist in preparations for trainings and refresher sessions
Post-award grant set up as required by workflow
Secure appropriate programmatic authorization and signatures
Submit statutory representation invoices to Accounting
Respond to internal or external audit requests for enterprise risk management purposes
Notarize corporate documents on an as-needed basis
Provide support for ad hoc compliance related projects, including delivery of reports and submit filings within time specified in compliance plan or applicable statute

Requirements:

Must have a Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 3 years of experience working in grants and/or contracts administration, preferably with at least one those years in a compliance role
Must be able to work independently with minimal supervision, but able and willing to work collaboratively on cross-functional teams in an efficient and productive manner
Must be able to understand and follow complex workflow processes
Must have strong communication skills
Must have extremely high level of attention to detail
Must be proactive in identifying and resolving issues
Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Must thrive in a fast-paced environment under tight deadlines
Must be proficient in Microsoft programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint); preferably with knowledge of Salesforce
Current Virginia Notary commission a plus

Compensation:

$55,000 - $70,000

How to Apply:

https://workforcenow.adp.com/mascsr/default/mdf/recruitment/recruitment....

Rural Development Specialist - Environmental (Environmental Finance Center) Rural Community Assistance Corporation
West Sacramento, CA
Job Function: Project Management
Posted: March 21, 2019

Background:

Organization
Founded in 1978, RCAC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that provides training, technical and financial resources and advocacy so low-income rural communities can achieve their goals and visions. Our dedicated staff and active board work to make our vision of vibrant, healthy and enduring rural communities a reality across the West.

Community and Environment Department
RCAC’s comprehensive community and economic development services support rural communities to create a vision, set goals and implement an action plan for community development projects. We work with rural water, wastewater and solid waste systems to make them sustainable. We also work with small systems’ boards of directors and staff to make sure they comply with state and federal regulations and understand system finances and operations. RCAC’s work include: system regulatory compliance; access to resources for capital improvement projects; and board and staff capacity building in technical, financial and managerial (TMF) best practices.

Position Summary:

A Rural Development Specialist (RDS) under the Environmental Finance Center (EFC) EPA Region 10 program at RCAC provides technical, managerial, and financial (TMF) assistance to small disadvantaged community water and wastewater systems so they can operate sustainably and deliver quality services to the communities served. This position’s primary focus will be serving systems owned/operated by tribal entities or located on tribal lands.

Specific tasks may include conducting sanitary surveys on behalf of EPA, providing technical assistance to systems to improve regulatory compliance, conducting capacity assessments and assisting seasonal water systems. Additionally, the RDS prepares and delivers classroom and individual trainings as needed to build local partners’ capacity and supports other EFC projects as needed.

Responsibilities:

Specific job goals, objectives and tasks are established for each employee as part of the annual evaluation process. Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Assess our local partners’ needs
• Build technical, managerial, and/or financial capacity
• Access financial resources to address local demands
• Recommend and implement solutions
• Promote and facilitate partnerships to maximize limited resources
• Develop, prepare, and deliver group and one-on-one trainings
• Provide excellent customer service
• Prepare activity and outcome reports as required
• Perform other duties as assigned

Requirements:

Preferred Education and Experience:
A combination of experience and education is required to qualify for the position. A typical qualifying combination would be:

Experience:
Three years of applicable experience in water, wastewater, environmental project management, or other closely related field (if a higher level of related education is possessed than is required, this education may be substituted for the experience requirement up to a maximum of one year). Experience in utility operations or engineering is mandatory.

Education:
Bachelor’s degree (additional qualifying experience may be substituted for the required education).

Compensation:

Starting salary range is $55,350 to $66,000 yearly.

How to Apply:

RCAC is an equal opportunity employer and considers all employees and job applicants without regard to race, religion, color, gender, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or marital status, or any other status protected by the law. RCAC strives to reflect the diverse constituencies that the organization serves.

Please visit our website at www.rcac.org/careers to view or print the job description and/or provided benefits.

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