Accounting Manager


FacebooktwitterredditpinterestlinkedinmailThe Proteus Fund seeks an accounting manager to assist with the financial management of Proteus Fund, a 501 (c) (3) organization and our affiliated 501 (c) (4) organization, the Proteus Action League.  This person reports to the Director of Finance & Administration and works closely with other members of the Operations Team, Management Team and Proteus Fund staff.  The organization prefers candidates who can work in the Amherst office.

Qualified candidates should have a Bachelor’s degree and five years of experience in accounting and financial management.  Candidates must understand non-profit financial management, and have hands-on experience in financial accounting.  Candidates must have excellent interpersonal skills and a demonstrated record of completing assignments.  Excellent organization skills and strong computer literacy skills are required.

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Proteus Fund is a grant making foundation committed to advancing justice through democracy, human rights and peace.  We partner with individual donors and foundations to achieve their goals, through strategy development, research and fund management.  Proteus is known for tailored grant making initiatives that are responsive, have high impact and integrate support for lobbying activity.  Our work is at the leading edge of democracy and social change.

Interested candidates shall submit a letter of interest, a resume, salary requirements, and names and contact information for three references.

Please submit materials electronically to with subject line: Accounting Manager.

No phone calls, please.  Applications received by May 29, 2015 will be given priority consideration.

Proteus Fund believes that one of the great strengths of the community is the rich diversity of its residents and is committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, national origin, ancestry, genetic information, physical or mental handicap, whistleblower status, or any other category protected by state or federal law.

Proteus Fund’s policies and practices are to reflect Proteus Fund’s commitment to nondiscrimination in all areas of employment.


Proteus Fund is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Amherst, MA 01002
Tel. 413.256.0349  Fax. 413.256.3536