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The Great Works at the Acton Institute Open House

Thursday, November 4, 4pm - 8pm

Position Description

Are you interested in pursuing a career in non-profit accounting? By joining our accounting team as part of the Emerging Leaders Program, you will have the opportunity to work directly with Acton’s team of experienced accounting professionals--including working directly with the CFO. In addition to general finance support, you will be able to work with Acton’s bookshop and e-commerce platforms in order to discover innovative ways to streamline processes and support increasing sales and distribution. By working in Acton’s Finance department, you will have the opportunity to hone a unique set of skills that will prove valuable in future career aspirations. 


  • Possess knowledge of retail sales and inventory management

  • Understand fully the accounting cycle and how it is applied to a sales operation

  • Have the ability to independently learn and further advance new systems

  • Be able to recognize opportunities for improvement in systems and procedures and offer alternatives

  • Desire to pursue a career in the accounting field is preferred



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If you have any questions regarding the finance position, please visit the FAQs page or contact [email protected].

Do you know someone who would be interested in an Acton Institute Emerging Leaders Program? Please refer them to our program here.

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