The Amherst Survival Center has a small staff of employees assisted in all program areas by an amazing workforce of volunteers.
The Amherst Survival Center is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to racial equity and social justice and make a particular effort to encourage people of color to apply for open positions. We select and employ the best qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion/religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability or military status.
Director of Finance & Administration (Full Time)
Seeking an experienced senior finance professional to manage the Center’s finances, planning and budgeting, human resource compliance, administration, and facilities. The Director is a key member of the Center’s leadership team and plays a critical role in strategic decision making and operations of the organization as we work to increase our impact and operationalize our anti-racism values across the organization. Experience overseeing human resource and operations functions strongly preferred. Proficiency in QB Online and Excel required. Must have exceptional judgement, professional ethics, and integrity, and bring a strong appreciation for the organization’s mission, values, and approach including reliance on in-kind contributions.
As we say goodbye to our long-time finance manager, we are looking for someone who can help us build on our strong foundation and grow the Amherst Survival Center forward as we increase our programs and services to meet community need. See job description for list of qualifications and job duties. $65-72k DOE plus excellent benefits (see below).
To apply: Submit cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to Director of Finance & Administration Search, Amherst Survival Center, P.O. Box 9629, N. Amherst, MA 01059. No phone calls or visits please. Applications accepted until position is filled. Review to begin immediately. Prompt applications encouraged.
We know that benefits offered are an important part of your decision to apply for a job. The Amherst Survival Center offers a comprehensive benefits package for full and part-time employees. Benefits include: Paid vacation (starting at 3 weeks per year); Paid sick leave, personal time, and holidays; Simple IRA with 3% employer match and immediate vesting; Health & Dental Insurance (for all employees working 20 or more hours per week); Life insurance (100% paid by organization); and both Short & Long Term Disability Insurance (100% paid by organization, available to all employees working 30 or more hours per week). You’ll also receive quality supervision and work alongside an amazing team of staff and volunteers as part of a robust community effort that has provided more than a million meals worth of food to more than 7,000 of our neighbors over the last year. And you’ll get to eat delicious, prepared lunches four days a week!