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Organization :
Centro de Informacion
Location :
1885 Lin Lor Lane, Elgin, IL 60123
Compensation :

$65,000 – $70,000

Application instructions :

About Centro de Información:
Centro de Información is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization with offices in Elgin, Carpentersville and Hanover Park. The mission of Centro de Información is to empower Hispanics with the ability to effectively integrate into our greater community through the facilitation of information, education, citizenship and well-being. Centro provides immigration and naturalization services, employment aid, an emergency food pantry, educational seminars, public benefits outreach and advocacy and more. Centro has been serving in the community since 1972 and serves over 7,000 clients each year.
Each office location (Elgin, Carpentersville and Hanover Park) is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
To learn more about Centro, go to www.centrodeinformacion.org.

About the Role:
Centro de Información is seeking a passionate and experienced Finance Manager to lead all financial operations and ensure the organization’s financial health and sustainability. This position plays a crucial role in supporting the organization’s mission by providing strategic financial leadership, ensuring accurate financial reporting, and implementing sound financial practices.

Responsibilities:
• Oversee all aspects of the accounting, payment and invoicing cycles, including financial reporting, accounts payable and receivable, payroll, budgeting, and grant invoicing.
• Manage and supervise the accounting staff, providing training and guidance, and maintain relationship with bookkeeping vendor to assure all tasks are completed accurately by monthly deadlines.
• Develop and maintain accurate and timely financial reports, including monthly, quarterly, and annual statements, for the board of directors, funders, and other stakeholders.
• Prepare and manage the annual budget, collaborating with Executive Director and program directors to procure realistic and achievable budget projections. Compare actual results versus budget monthly and provide insights to Executive Director.
• Monitor and analyze financial data to identify trends, assess financial risks, and provide insights to support informed executive decision-making.
• Ensure compliance with all relevant federal, state, and local financial regulations and accounting standards.
• Implement and maintain strong internal controls to safeguard financial assets and mitigate financial risks.
• Liaise with auditors during the annual audit process and/or grant funder auditors as requested.
• Stay updated on relevant non-profit accounting laws, best practices and regulations.
• Participate in the organization’s strategic planning activities and contribute to the organization’s long-term financial sustainability.
• Foster a culture of financial responsibility and transparency within the organization.
• Other duties as assigned by the Executive Director.

Qualifications:
• Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or a related field.
• Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in a finance role preferably within the nonprofit sector.
• Proven experience in budgeting, financial reporting, and accounting operations.
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
• Experience with accounting software (QuickBooks Online).
• Commitment to Centro de Información’s mission and values.
• Fluency in Spanish is a strong plus.

Benefits:
• Salary range is $65,000 – $70,000 based on experience and background.
• Benefits include options for life, dental and health insurance, generous PTO, employee assistance program.
• Opportunity to work in a dynamic and mission-driven organization.
• Make a positive impact on the Hispanic community in Illinois.
• Be part of a supportive and collaborative team environment.

To Apply:
Please submit your resume and cover letter to dortegaehreth@centrodeinformacion.org.

Centro de Información is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our organization. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Deadline :
06/15/2024
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