Assistant Chief Financial Officer
The Civil War Trust, the largest and most effective nonprofit organization devoted to the preservation of America’s battlefields, seeks an Assistant to the organization’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO) based in Hagerstown, MD. The Assistant CFO would start by supporting bookkeeping functions and learning the Trust’s systems, with the goal of growing into the CFO role in the next 2-3 years. Responsibilities would include running payroll, entering invoices and managing accounts payable, preparing financial reports, accounting for taxes, coordinating the budget, and other accounting tasks. The Assistant would also interact with the Trust’s President and management team in Washington, DC, as well as the Board of Trustees, on financial management matters to help fulfill our mission of battlefield land preservation and education.
Candidates must be able to work in Hagerstown, MD and must have at least five years of experience in an accounting, financial management, or other relevant capacity. Candidates also must bring outstanding skills in Quickbooks and Excel, as well as exceptional interpersonal and communication skills. It is a major plus if candidates also have an interest in history and a passion for preserving the battlefields that played a vital role in determining the course of our nation.
To apply for the position, please send a resume and cover letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org. No calls, please.