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Helpful Engineering

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Volunteering Against COVID-19

Helpful Engineering is seeking a Controller to join the Finance Team to

help fight COVID-19.

This is an unpaid volunteer position working with amazing worldwide team

members in a dynamic fast-moving environment. It is also a great opportunity to

build your skills and resume.

About Helpful Engineering

Helpful Engineering is an international, open-source community incubator focused

on mobilizing people to help solve the Covid-19 pandemic and other critical issues.

With thousands of volunteers worldwide, we support projects through innovations in

engineering, community resources, software, and manufacturing. Most of the

projects are focused on finding solutions to fix the lack of products used by

healthcare professionals, including hardware and software, but also non-technical

products like surgical masks.

We have engineers and doctors all around the world who are producing ventilators,

protective equipment, websites, and systems to organize volunteers to assist their

communities and medical workers. They are making heroic efforts to produce

products in time to help the outbreak.

Check Out Helpful Engineering Here:

https://www.helpfulengineering.org/

For our complete list of open positions, check out our Volunteer Opportunities:

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Controller Position

Responsibilities

  • Handling incoming donations
  • Fund accounting-creating and managing funds adhering to the set budget,
  • donor requirements, and US accounting standards & regulations
  • Helping with preparation of annual regulatory filings
  • Transaction reconciliation in Xero-making sure bank statements and the
  • ledger are synced and up-to-date
  • Creation & record-keeping of financial statements in Xero

Position Requirements

  • Experience working with finance in a non-profit or charitable organization
  • Experience using Xero and similar accounting tools
  • Knowledge of non-profit regulations in the US
  • Understanding of good fund accounting practices
  • Hourly commitment of 20 per week

This role requires remote-working. Applicants must have regular and reliable

access to the internet, as well as the motivation to dedicate their time to the

organization.

Our organization is organic, transparent, and follows the principles of open source

and effective altruism. Helpful Engineering expects all volunteers to adopt a

professional attitude and be respectful of their fellow volunteers, which includes

politeness, punctuality, giving notice, and communicating openly and transparently

their work and progresses.

TO APPLY:
https://helpful.directory/opportunity?id=Controller-64

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About Helpful Engineering

Location:

Helpful Engineering, London, London 533425, GB

Mission Statement

Helpful Engineering is an international, open source community incubator focused on mobilizing people to help solve the Covid-19 pandemic and other critical issues. With thousands of volunteers worldwide, we support projects through innovations in engineering, community resources, software, and manufacturing.

Description

Helpful Engineering is a 3,400 strong volunteer-run nonprofit incubator organization, with engineers, scientists, and doctors around the world dedicated to helping the world address the COVID-19 pandemic. Relying on the resourcefulness and grit of our members, we work to design innovative ways to fight the virus that causes this disease. We have partnered with medical professionals to know what would help them the most in this crisis, rapidly trying to design and arrange the production of pragmatic devices to move life-saving air, extend existing tools, or organize volunteers on the ground to bolster medical workers. The need is critical. Important but complex rules usually make these products unavailable, if unburdened, we can make them available now.

Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Accounting
  • Bookkeeping

GOOD FOR

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REQUIREMENTS

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