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Business Coordinator (Full-time)

Market Umbrella, a Louisiana non-profit corporation, seeks a full-time Business Coordinator to assist in its daily business operations by maintaining all financial systems related to the operation of the Crescent City Farmers Market; operating the market token system; aiding in procurement, inventory, bookkeeping, budgeting and reporting.

The Business Coordinator is a full-time salaried position working with the Finance and Administration Manager to accurately manage, report and document accounts payable; accounts receivable; farmers market activity and grant activity. Experience in banking, cash handling, office management, procurement, bookkeeping and product inventory highly preferred. If hired, the Business Coordinator may also be asked to assist with special events, community outreach projects and other projects determined by the Finance and Administration Manager.

An ideal candidate will possess an Associates Degree in Accounting or Business Administration plus two years relevant work experience in accounting or bookkeeping, office management, finance or administration. Additional years of experience in accounting or bookkeeping may be substituted for degree. Must have QuickBooks experience and excellent proficiency using Microsoft Excel and Word. Must be a self-starter with a solid work history; be highly organized, detail-oriented with excellent analytical and problem solving skills; able to multi-task; exhibit excellent listening, verbal and written communication skills; demonstrate a high level of accuracy and attention to detail. Must have reliable transportation and be able to work flexible hours. Standard workday is 9 AM – 5 PM Monday through Friday, but position may require work outside of these hours.

More information about the organization can be found at marketumbrella.org and crescentcityfarmersmarket.org. Please send cover letter, résumé and three professional references to Lori Donaldson Dowden at admin@marketumbrella.org. No phone calls or in-person inquiries will be accepted.

Location: New Orleans, LA

Compensation: Competitive with full benefits package

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