Volunteer, Non-Compensated Position: Board Member with intent to serve as Treasurer * Financial knowledge of the organization. * Personal commitment to devote the time necessary to perform the responsibilities of Treasurer. * Understanding of financial accounting for nonprofit organizations. Responsibilities: * Serves as Chair of the Finance Committee. * Manages, with the Finance Committee, the Board’s review of, and action related to, the Board’s financial responsibilities. * Works with the Executive Director and finance manager to ensure that appropriate financial reports are made available to the Board on a timely basis. * Assists the Executive Director and financial manager in preparing the annual budget and presenting the budget to the Board for approval. * Works with the Finance Committee and the Executive Director to develop Fiscal Policies for recommendation to the Board to ensure the financial integrity and sustainability of the organization. * Works with the Finance Committee and the Executive Director to develop long-term financial strategies. * Keeps currently informed of legal, regulatory and sector developments relating to the Board’s financial responsibilities.
Qualifications (preferred) * Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and dedication to a mission driven environment. * Commitment to sustaining a change process. * CPA Certified * Budgeting and Forecasting * Financial reporting * Experience with payroll systems and benefits * Must act as an advocate for the Lighthouse throughout the community. * Highly proficient in Word, Excel, and Power Point. * Communicate effectively; meet and deal tactfully with a diverse community * Results-oriented with proficient skills in organization, planning, and attention to details. * Flexible and collaborative work style with
About LIGHTHOUSE INC
152 W LEHIGH AVE, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19133, US
To provide educational, recreational, cultural, social and economic improvement programs to families to improve the quality of their lives
We are dedicated to our core values of Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social Responsibility Our Impact Is Felt Every Day Driven by our mission-putting best practices through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. Our impact is felt when an individual makes a healthy choice, when a mentor inspires a child and when a community comes together for the common good. Our Commitment Is to Social Good & Justice The Lighthouse, Inc., is an independent 501(c) (3) tax-exempt organization under the IRS code, which means that donations to The Lighthouse, Inc., are tax deductible. It is the goal of The Lighthouse to provide programs and services regardless of an individual’s or family’s financial ability to pay for participation. Every day, we bring people from diverse backgrounds together from all ages and walks of life with a shared commitment to ensure that everyone can live life to its fullest.