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Finance Manager

Girl Scouts of the Sierra Nevada
Reno, NV
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Job Description

The Girls Scouts of the Sierra Nevada (GSSN) is a local a local Council of the Girls Scouts of the USA (GSUSA). Our council believes in building girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place. GSSN offers a great work environment, excellent team, and a comprehensive benefits package. This is an attractive lifestyle position offering part-time flexibility, working in the office and from home.

Job Summary

Plan and direct all finance and accounting functions, budget operations, preparation and review of financial statements, evaluate accounting and internal control systems, and lead Finance staff. Lead with integrity and reliability motivated to manage self and others with urgency, practicality and accountability when supporting the organization. Reports to the CEO.


  • Responsible for accurate month-end close processes including journal entries, reconciliations, and GSUSA inter-council transactions
  • Analyzes the financial results, identifies/researches discrepancies, and presents results to the CEO and Finance Committee
  • Accountable for directing the fiscal control and management of the council in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles and regulations.
  • Conducts timely and accurate analysis of budgets, financial reports, and financial trends to assist the CEO and executive team in decision-making and goal execution
  • Provides counsel to the CEO in the formulation of overall fiscal policies and plans regarding both short and long-term financial matters related to the Council
  • Establishes guidelines & procedures to ensure accurate recordkeeping and accounting for council resources
  • Works directly with the auditors for the annual financial audit preparing year-end required schedules and handling auditor requests
  • In conjunction with the CEO, annually prepares the budget for presentation to the council’s Finance Committee and monitors performance of the approved budget
  • Oversees the HR Coordinator and human resource functions which includes benefits administration, risk management and reporting
  • Accountable for the recruitment, training, retention and supervision of two Finance staff


  • Bachelor’s degree in finance/accounting
  • 4-8 years of relevant experience
  • Strong understanding and working knowledge of US GAAP, non-profit experience a plus
  • Human Resources experience preferred
  • Highly detail oriented and organized in work; ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills essential
  • Working knowledge of QuickBooks Desktop, Microsoft Office Suite software, Outlook

Keys to Success

  • Builds trust and collaborative relationships
  • Seeks excellence and integrity
  • Self-motivated
  • Contributes to the Council’s success

Our organization follows COVID precautionary measures such as face coverings and social distancing. Girl Scouts of the Sierra Nevada is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Background Checks are required as conditions of employment.

Girl Scouts of the Sierra Nevada


605 Washington Street

Reno, NV


Finance and Insurance

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