*Position Opening: Financial and Business Manager *

*at Allen Neighborhood Center*

We are seeking a dedicated, high-capacity and entrepreneurial person to
oversee financial operations of Allen Neighborhood Center. The position is
supervised by the Executive Director and reports to the Director and the
Board. This position blends traditional financial management (e.g.,
bookkeeping; payroll; grants management; creating, managing and analyzing
budgets) with helping to manage, monitor, and grow the social enterprises
operated by Allen Neighborhood Center (farmers market, Exchange, Veggie
Box, Incubator Kitchens, etc.)


   - Perform all bookkeeping tasks, including all check writing and bank
   deposits, for general operations and for program-specific activities.
   - Oversee budgeting and financial forecasting for ANC and its programs.
   - Preparation of monthly and annual financial reporting materials for
   ANC administration and Board of Directors.
   - Prepare and oversee ANC payroll, including paychecks, payroll tax and
   withholding payments, health insurance, and all reporting (941s, W-2s,
   1099s, etc.).
   - Prepare budgets, invoices, and financial reports for all grants
   received by ANC.
   - Analyze costs, income, and actual performance compared to business
   - Monitor internal controls, prepare for annual independent audit,
   coordinate audit-related activities and follow up.
   - Serve as a resource and support for other ANC staff in development of
   business plans, marketing strategy, and monitoring systems in areas of
   current and potential earned revenue across the organization.
   - Other financial management duties as assigned by the Executive
   Director to assist in financial oversight of the organization.

* Qualified candidates will exhibit the following:*

   - Experience in bookkeeping, budget development, payroll management.
   - Experience in business planning and business operations.
   - Demonstrated ability to conduct extensive tracking & documentation of
   data & budget.
   - Formal schooling and/or 3-5 years minimum of experiential knowledge in
   financial/business management.
   - Ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously and follow through
   with details.
   - Skilled communicator (oral, written) and comfortable communicating in
   person, by phone, and email; superior relationship skills and follow
   - Creativity, flexibility, resourcefulness, and positive thinking.
   - Experience working in teams, including teams of staff, volunteers, and
   - Experience in nonprofit and community-based organizations a plus.
   - Experience in food systems work a plus.
   - Experience in QuickBooks or other finance software a plus.
   - Passion for ANC’s mission and work a must.
   - Preference given to Lansing Eastside residents.

Start Date: No later than April 1, 2018. Compensation commensurate with
experience and training. Retirement benefit and health insurance included.

*To apply: Send resume & cover letter, complete with reference contact
information, to Joan Nelson, Executive Director at *
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February 28, 2018. Call Joan at 517-999-3912 <(517)%20999-3912> with

*ANC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against
potential employees based on race, creed, age, color, disability, national
origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation or marital status. *

*About Allen Neighborhood Center *

Founded in 1999, Allen Neighborhood Center (ANC) is a dynamic, non-profit
community development organization serving the northeast quadrant of
Lansing, MI, called the ‘Eastside.’ The Center takes a comprehensive and
integrative approach to community development, working simultaneously on
food security and food access, health education, housing improvement,
commercial corridor revitalization, and social capital building. A
place-based organization with deep roots in the neighborhood, we work
collaboratively with a broad array of regional partners and organizations
that share our comprehensive agenda.

Joan Nelson, Director
Allen Neighborhood Center
1611 E. Kalamazoo St., Lansing, MI 48912
517-999-3912 (direct dial)