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Accounting Officer
Client Services Officer (Miami, FL)
Investor Relations Specialist
 

Accounting Officer

Location: Providence, RI
Preferred start date: November 7, 2016
Hours: M-F 10 AM to 6 PM (negotiable)

About Capital Good Fund:
Capital Good Fund (Good Fund) is a social change organization whose mission is to provide equitable financial services that create pathways out of poverty. As a non-profit, certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), we offer low-income families one-on-one Financial & Health Coaching and personal loans of up to $20,000. The job of the Accounting Officer is to maintain the financial health and resiliency of the organization through bookkeeping, generating financial statements, and communicating regularly about budget and cash flow concerns.

Responsibilities:
• Process accounts payable and ensure bills are paid on time
• Process all receivables including cash, check and ACH income, and transfer funds as appropriate among Good Fund bank accounts
• Maintain integrity of QuickBooks records
• Train and manage assistant bookkeeping interns
• Prepare and be able to explain all basic monthly financial reports

About You:
We are looking for exceptional people. Good Fund employees are passionate, motivated and committed to using financial services to transform the lives of people living in poverty.

You must:
• be detail-oriented
• be expert in Microsoft Excel and QuickBooks Desktop
• have earned a degree in Accounting, Business, Finance or have equivalent experience
• have knowledge of GAAP and nonprofit organizations, as well as a desire to learn new tools and methods

Preferred background or experience:
• Experience reconciling bank accounts, credit card accounts, and both general and subsidiary ledger accounts.
• Experience with period-end closing processes, including serving as the primary point of contact for an annual audit of financial statements
• Experience with processing payroll and payroll taxes
• Experience with loan tracking: accounting for bad debt, interest accrual, and reconciling payment summaries
• Experience with financial management in a high-growth nonprofit organization

Training and Compensation:
The Accounting Officer will receive extensive training on all of Good Fund’s systems and accounting policies and procedures, as well as on Good Fund’s products and services. The Accounting Officer will also work closely with experienced financial and operations staff until such time as he or she is proficient in the responsibilities of the role.

This is a 40 hour/week, full-time, exempt, at-will position. The Accounting Officer will earn an annual base salary of $36,000. In addition, he or she will receive a competitive benefits package that includes a bus pass, medical and dental insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, and fifteen days paid time off in the first year on staff. With this position there is very significant opportunity for growth and advancement.

How to Apply:
Please email a cover letter and resume to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.
In the cover letter please address the following topics:
• Describe a time when you were responsible for financial record-keeping.
• What resources did you use to ensure that you were both accurate and in compliance with best practices?
• What interests you in this position?





 

Client Services Officer

Location: Miami, FL

About Capital Good Fund:
Capital Good Fund is a social change organization whose mission is to provide equitable financial services that create pathways out of poverty. As a nonprofit, U.S. Treasury-certified Community Development Financial Institution and member of the Opportunity Finance Network, we offer families living in poverty access to affordable personal and car loans along with financial and health coaching. We were founded in Rhode Island in 2009 and have disbursed 1,300 loans totaling $1.5 million, graduated 1,000 people through our coaching programs, and returned $1.9 million in tax refunds and credits to local communities through 1,600 filed tax returns. We are excited to launch our services in the state of Florida and are in search of a dynamic and skilled professional to assist with those efforts.

Job Description/Responsibilities:
The Client Services Officer is Capital Good Fund’s community ambassador, sharing information about the organization’s products and services with prospective applicants, building and maintaining partnerships with local organizations and leaders, and supporting existing clients.

The Client Services Officer will perform a variety of duties, including but not limited to:
• Support loan origination by responding to inquiries, collecting needed documentation from loan applicants, and informing applicants of loan and coaching services available from Capital Good Fund;
• Serve clients by providing referrals to Capital Good Fund coaching and local partner support;
• Build networks with existing and prospective community partners and supporters, and appear at community events;
• Manage one or more volunteers; and,
• Other responsibilities as appropriate.

About You:
We are looking for exceptional people. Capital Good Fund employees are passionate, motivated and committed to using financial services to transform the lives of people living in poverty.

You must:
• Be a natural relationship builder and excel in community engagement;
• Be able to work independently in a remote office setting and be a self-starter;
• Be able to empathize with people of different backgrounds;
• Be detail-oriented and extremely responsible;
• Thrive in a start-up environment and learn quickly;
• Possess excellent communication skills in English and Spanish; and,
• Be responsible and proactive in addressing and solving issues.

Preferred Skills and Background:
• Experience in, or understanding of, financial services and consumer credit.
• Experience working in customer service, including a leadership role.
• Experience working in low-income or distressed communities.

Training and Compensation:
The Client Services Officer will receive extensive training on all of Good Fund’s systems and loan and coaching products. Additionally, the Client Services Officer will receive training on various topics related to consumer lending.

This is a full-time, forty-hour-per-week position. The Client Services Officer will earn an annualized base salary of $36,481. In addition, the Client Services Officer will receive a competitive benefits package that includes a cell phone, medical and dental insurance and a 401(k) retirement plan. The Client Services Officer will earn fifteen days of vacation in the first year on staff, as well as five days paid sick leave.

How to Apply:
Please email a one-page cover letter and accompanying résumé to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) Please address the following two points in your cover letter:

• What does great customer service mean to you? Describe a difficult customer service experience with a great outcome.
• Why do you want to work for Capital Good Fund? What interests you the most about this position?





 

Investor Relations Specialist

Location: Providence, RI
Preferred start date: November 7, 2016
Hours: M-F 10 AM to 6 PM (negotiable)

About Capital Good Fund:
Capital Good Fund (Good Fund) is a social change organization whose mission is to provide equitable financial services that create pathways out of poverty. As a non-profit, U.S. Treasury-certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI), we offer low-income families one-on-one Financial & Health Coaching and personal loans of up to $20,000. Since our founding in 2009 we have financed nearly 1,300 loans totaling $1.5 million (with a 92.5% repayment rate) and graduated over 1,000 people through our Financial Coaching program. The job of the Investor Relations Specialist is to raise loan and operating capital from banks, credit unions, religious endowments, high-net-worth individuals, family offices, foundations, and other sources to support the organization’s ambitious growth goals.

Responsibilities:
• Create and maintain a robust investor prospect list
• Reach out to, and meet with, potential investors
• Attend conferences, symposia, and other events in order to network with potential investors
• Prepare reports and proposals as requested by investors
• Provide periodic updates to existing investors on topics such as social impact, financial performance, and expansion

About You:
We are looking for exceptional people. Good Fund employees are passionate, motivated and committed to using financial services to transform the lives of people living in poverty.

You Must:
• Have excellent writing and analytical skills
• Be detail-oriented
• Be comfortable networking at events, making cold calls, and pitching investors
• Have experience in financial services
• Be highly proficient in the use of Excel
• Be comfortable reading and explaining financial statements such as a balance sheet

Preferred Background or Experience:
• Fundraising
• Familiarity with Salesforce.com and/or Quickbooks Desktop

Training and Compensation:
The Investor Relations Specialist will receive extensive training on all of Good Fund’s systems and accounting policies and procedures, as well as on Good Fund’s products and services. The Investor Relations Specialist will also work closely with experienced financial and operations staff until such time as he or she is proficient in the responsibilities of the role.

This is a 40 hour/week, full-time, exempt, at-will position. The Investor Relations Specialist will earn an annual base salary of $36,092, and five years of relevant experience will raise the base salary to $39,692. In addition, he or she will receive a competitive benefits package that includes a bus pass, medical and dental insurance, a 401(k) retirement plan, fifteen days paid vacation, and five days paid sick leave in the first year on staff. With this position there is significant opportunity for growth and advancement.

How to Apply:
Please email a cover letter and resume to .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address). Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

In the cover letter please address the following topics:
• Describe a time you made a sale to a client, potential client, donor, or other stakeholder. The “sale” can be an idea, product or service, philanthropic contribution, etc.
• Explain why you feel you are a good fit for the position and why you are interested in it.