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Finance Manager Posted Mar 05
Mile High Youth Corps , Denver, CO

Finance Manager

Mile High Youth Corps helps youth make a difference in themselves and in their communities through meaningful service opportunities and educational experiences.

Summary: The Finance Manager will provide fiscal support to the Director of Finance and Operations. Primary areas of responsibility include budgeting, forecasting, grant funding and insurance oversight.

Essential Functions
• Support the creation and development of the organization’s budget
• Provide financial analysis as requested by the Director of Finance and Operations as well as the organization’s leadership team.
• Produce financial forecasts projecting organization’s year-end results and cash positions.
• Support Development Department and fee for service contract development with required financial information and budgets for applications.
• Track and document the use of grant funding.
• Assist in preparation of financial documents.
• Prepare relevant information for annual audit conducted by outside auditing firm.
• Attend meetings as requested to provide information regarding financial matters.
• Provide annual review of insurance coverage and coordinate with the organization’s insurance brokers to maintain the required insurance policies at the most competitive pricing.
• Other duties as assigned.


Education: Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting or Business Administration.

Experience: Two years of finance experience, preferably in a non-profit setting, is required for the position. Experience working with a diverse group of people in a team atmosphere. Some supervisory experience preferred.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
• Strong commitment to Mile High Youth Corps’ mission, vision and values.
• Proficient with Quickbooks, Excel and Microsoft Word.
• Knowledge of accounting principles and practices, especially as it relates to non-profits.
• Knowledge of government grants preferred.
• Ability to complete tasks in a detailed and timely manner.
• Ability to meet deadlines.
• Excellent analytical and organizational skills
• Excellent verbal and written skills.
• Ability to work independently.
• Ability to work well with people from diverse backgrounds.
• Ability to work well with others in a team atmosphere.
• Ability to pass pre-employment background check, which includes a FBI criminal background check which requires fingerprinting.
• Ability to legally work in the United States, which will be verified through the federal E-verify system.
• Must have an insurable driving record.

Hours & Compensation
This is a full-time regular position with benefits. The annual salary range for this position is $50,000 to $55,000 depending on experience. Medical, dental and life benefits are available on the 1st of the month after working 60 days. Some evenings and weekend hours may be required for youth corps related functions.

To Apply: Send Resume and Cover Letter to:
Email: (include Finance Manager in subject line)
Fax: 720-407-7286
Mail: Attn. Human Resources Director, East Montclair Community Center, 6740 E. Colfax Avenue, Denver, CO 80220


Mile High Youth Corps is committed to diversity in principle and practice, both in the community at large and within the organization. We are, therefore, committed to having our internal operations and employment practices administered on a non-discriminating basis inclusive of, but not limited to, race, religion, color, socio-economic status, gender, age, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, physical or mental disability, marital status, or national origin. Every effort shall be made to grant reasonable accommodation for qualified people with disabilities to participate in this AmeriCorps program.