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Job Title: Staff Accountant – Temporarily Remote

Job Time Type: Part Time (20-29 hrs./week)

Job Description: North Valley Community Foundation is a nonprofit, charitable organization providing philanthropic services to residents of the North Valley, including grant-making in the areas of Camp Fire and wildfire relief and recovery, COVID abatement and economic recovery, and hundreds of other charitable scholarships, grant programs and projects around the world.

We are an energetic and deeply collaborative team of about twenty full- and part-time staff working to provide efficient and effective services to our community. Our office culture is friendly and intimate and we have very high standards for collegiality and kindness in our shared work environment. We welcome and celebrate team members from diverse backgrounds with a wide range of life experiences; we think these qualities make us stronger and better at our work. We are eager to return to our amazing new office space at Meriam Park where a variety of workspaces, technologies, meeting rooms and staff hangout areas help us to work hard while taking care of each other and enjoying next-level snacks.

We’re excited to invite a Staff Accountant to our team who will be a self-motivated high-performer taking ownership of the full-cycle accounting process and offering strong accounting support to our talented program and communications staff. This position will work with and report to the CFO.

Regular duties include:

  • Managing recurring transactional tasks such as A/P, A/R, payroll and 1099s
  • Ensuring prompt and accurate monthly, quarterly and annual closing of books
  • Maintaining an organized general ledger and chart of accounts
  • Assistance with ad hoc reporting and quarterly board reports
  • Assistance with annual financial audit
  • Assistance with streamlining workflows, developing efficiencies and automation
  • Supporting NVCF staff with any financial processes

Requirements for this position include:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting
  • Ability to take initiative and solve problems independently
  • Highly organized and excellent at time management
  • Effective oral, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Experience with Excel and Google Apps
  • Completion of a criminal/financial background check

 Preferred experience includes:

  • 2-4 years of professional accounting background
  • Familiarity with nonprofit accounting principles and fund accounting

Education Level: Bachelor’s Degree

Minimum Salary: $22.00 Hour                                    Maximum Salary: $28.00 Hour

Pay Comments: DOE (Depends on Experience)

How to Apply: Email a cover letter and resume as a single PDF to

Job Application Methods Accepted: Via Email

Employer Information:

North Valley Community Foundation

Chico, CA 95928

Prefer 2-4 years of professional accounting background

Minimum Education and Experience

Minimum Months of Experience: 24
Education Required: Bachelor's
Minimum Hourly Wage: 22.00
Maximum Hourly Wage: 28.00
Salary Range: DOE