ACCOUNTING CLERK

 

AS ACCOUNTING CLERK, YOU WILL BE WORKING DIRECTLY WITH THE DIRECTOR OF FINANCIAL OPERATIONS AS WELL AS OTHER KARAM TEAM MEMBERS. YOU WILL GAIN A CLOSE UNDERSTANDING ABOUT KARAM FOUNDATION’S WORK AND THE SYRIAN CRISIS, DEVELOP SKILLS IN FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, AND ENJOY A COLLABORATIVE TEAMWORK CULTURE. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Strong organizational skills
  • Attention to detail and problem solving skills
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Dependability, flexibility, and ability to maintain confidentiality.
  • Strong mathematical/finance skills
  • Preferable: Prior bookkeeping accounting experience

DUTIES:

  • Manage Karam Finances including, but not limited to bookkeeping, updating spreadsheets, etc.
  • Maintain accounting records
  • Monitor office supplies and reorder as necessary
  • Maintain an orderly accounting filing system
  • Reconcile finance accounts
  • Provide clerical and administrative support to management as requested

LOCATION
Lake Forest, IL
 

HOURS & COMPENSATION
$15 hours,20 hours a week. 

TO APPLY

Interested candidates should fill out the application form (see right) and email a resume and CV.

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ADMINISTRATIVE COORDINATOR 

 

As Administrative Coordinator, you will be working directly with the CEO as well as other Karam Team members. You will gain a close understanding about Karam Foundation’s work and the Syrian crisis, develop skills in outreach and communication, and enjoy a collaborative teamwork culture. 

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Proficiency in Gmail, Google Drive and Google Calendar
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Attention to detail and problem solving skills
  • Good team member
  • Sensitivity to confidential matters

DUTIES:

  • Manage email & calendar
  • Organize and schedule meetings and appointments
  • Coordinate speaking arrangement logistics including schedule, travel, and honorariums
  • Maintain contact lists
  • Maintain electronic filing system
  • Prepare written responses to routine enquiries
  • Prepare and distribute meeting minutes and action item follow ups
  • Respond to research questions & requests

LOCATION
Lake Forest, IL
 

HOURS & COMPENSATION
Unpaid internship, 10-15 flexible hours a week. 

TO APPLY

Interested candidates should fill out the application form (see right) and email a resume and CV.

 

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