As Reasoning Mind’s Staff Accountant, you will help us build and maintain sleek and sound accounting operations. You’ll have several ongoing accounting responsibilities, such as preparing annual budgets, processing month-end closing, analyzing the organization’s cash flow, and creating financial reports for our donors and Board of Trustees. Your contributions will have a very real impact on Reasoning Mind’s ability to reach thousands of students.
Reasoning Mind is a nonprofit organization helping tens of thousands of children get a better math education. We make online math courses and train teachers to successfully implement these courses in their classrooms.
We believe that mathematics is a uniquely powerful tool for developing students’ thinking skills. Not all students will need mathematics for their future jobs, but all students will need to be able to effectively think and problem solve if they are to lead successful lives as individuals, professionals, and citizens.
Reasoning Mind is currently serving 70,000 students, and the number is growing rapidly. Donors include the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Houston Endowment, the ExxonMobil Foundation, the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, and over a hundred others.
As part of your projects, you may have the opportunity to:
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The position is based in Houston, Texas, Reasoning Mind’s U.S. headquarters.
Impact. As a Staff Accountant, your work will be essential to maintaining and improving daily operations at Reasoning Mind, allowing the organization to continue to reach thousands of students.
The team. You'll be joining a driven, first-rate team of people who are incredibly passionate about education. You will work closely with the DFA, the CFO, and the organization’s leadership.
Growth. At Reasoning Mind, you will develop your skills in a wide range of qualitative and quantitative methods, as well as having the opportunity to explore other areas of interest.
Advancement. Because of Reasoning Mind's rapid growth, exceptionally talented people have the opportunity to quickly advance to roles of increasing responsibility.
The cause. Next year alone, your contributions will improve the mathematics education of over 100,000 students.
Reasoning Mind offers an exceptional benefits package. As a Reasoning Mind employee, you will enjoy comprehensive health insurance (medical, dental, and vision) as well as short-term disability insurance, long-term disability insurance, and life insurance. You will receive 3 weeks of annual paid vacation and may be eligible for telecommuting – working from home or remotely from any location in the world – for a total of 4 weeks every year.
1. Submit your resume and basic contact information by clicking the Apply Now button on this page.
2. After submitting your resume, you may receive written assignments to be submitted at your earliest convenience.
3. Candidates who do well on the written assignments will advance to the phone interview round.
4. Candidates who advance from the phone interview round will be invited to a final interview with the Reasoning Mind team in Houston.