Job Description Are you interested in helping low-income youth get a college degree? Would you like to be part of an organization that gives thousands of dollars each year to deserving students who aspire to improve their lives and community?
Join Education First and be a leader in your local community. For over 20 years, Education First has been providing need-based college scholarships to under-served communities and has awarded $800,000 to date. Visit educationfirst.org to learn more about our organization.
Assist the Treasurer and support the Board in the capacity of finance and accounting to ensure the organization is aligned with its financial commitments and targets. Tasks include:
∙ Send “Thank You’s” to paper check, in-kind and major donors ∙ Import donations into system and make bank deposits ∙ Analyze running balances and perform reconciliations ∙ Analyze donations, performance of events and regions, and other fundraising metrics for trends ∙ Assist Treasurer and Operations Officer with other tasks as needed
The following qualifications and experience are preferred:
∙ Microsoft Excel (basic formulas) ∙ Interest, background or degree in finance and/or accounting
This position has a time commitment averaging between 1-2 hours per week during Sept - February and 1-2 hours per month March - August. This position is designed so it can be held by individuals with other commitments.
For more information on volunteering, please visit http://www.educationfirst.org/become-a-volunteer.php.
About Education First Founded in 1995 by a group of recent college graduates it is our belief that education is an "equalizer" and can help break generational poverty. As professionals, we come together to help low income youth get a college degree by providing scholarships. We are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization and have chapters in Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego, Denver, Austin, and Boston.