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FINANCE AND HR MANAGER (FULL-TIME)

 

If you are a dependable, detail-oriented professional with strong financial skills and a love of the arts, we want to hear from you!

 

Circus Center, a non-profit organization and the oldest and largest circus training and performing arts center on the West Coast, seeks a full-time salaried Finance/HR Manager. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Finance/HR Manager holds a senior administrative role and is responsible for administering the organization’s finance and human resources functions.

 

Duties include:

Finance/Bookkeeping (65%)

  • Serve as the company controller
  • Manage accounts payable and receivable
  • Administer payroll
  • Prepare organizational budgets and other financial forecasts

Human Resource Management (25%)

  • Oversee adherence to HR policies and procedure
  • Drive implementation of HR processes
  • Serve as HR contact for all personnel
  • Manage employee benefits and perks

Other Duties (10%)

  • Manage overall company insurances and business filings

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or business administration; or equivalent training/experience.
  • At least 3 years of experience in relevant accounting position(s). Nonprofit experience desirable.
  • Proven record in financial management, including creating and managing budgets; financial aspects of public and private grants; and completing reports, contracts, and other projects.
  • Demonstrated work experience in an administrative position showing a high level of organizational skills, exceptional dependability, and a meticulous attention to detail.
  • Solid understanding of human resources practices and principles, including recruitment, compensation, benefits, employee relations, and performance management.
  • Good interpersonal, analytical, math, writing, and oral communication skills.
  • Proficiency in Quickbooks Online and Microsoft Office, especially Excel.
  • A proven record of working successfully with diverse populations.
  • A positive attitude and an ability to be decisive yet flexible, with a comprehensive approach to problem solving and decision making.

 

Other Requirements:

Physical Demands and Work Environment

 

The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, employees are regularly required to sit, walk, stand, and climb stairs; talk or hear, both in person and by telephone; use hands repetitively to finger, handle, feel or operate standard office equipment; reach with hands and arms; and lift up to 30 pounds unassisted. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and the ability to adjust focus.

 

Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be exposed to various components of an office environment such as florescent lighting, pollen, dust, recycled air, cooling fans, VDTs, semi-enclosed areas, seasonal warmer/cooler temperatures and office noise.

 

Review of applications will begin immediately. The priority application deadline is October 31, 2018. Salary range is $55,000-$65,000 depending on experience. To apply, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to jobs@circuscenter.org with “Finance/HR Manager - Your Name” in the subject line. No phone calls, please.




CUSTODIAN (PART-TIME)


We are looking for two responsible, reliable, and resourceful custodial staff members to maintain our performing arts/recreational spaces.

General Requirements:

  • Able to work independently under general direction
  • Attention to detail
  • Able to keep a large recreational facility sanitary and safe for all community members.

Cleaning Responsibilities:

  • Cleaning of all rooms according to schedule and special needs
  • Sorting of trash, compost and recycling
  • Stocking necessary supplies
  • Cleaning of walkways (may require use of leaf blower)
  • Watering of plants
  • Reporting of necessary repairs

Qualifications: 

  • Good physical condition and strength; ability to lift 50 pounds and walk up and down stairs.
  • Knowledge of occupational hazards and standard safety practices for use of cleaning materials, disinfectants, equipment and tools used in custodial work
  • Must be able to speak and read English well enough to take verbal and written direction.
  • Must be able to work nights from 10:00 pm - 2:00 am. 

$16.50/hr, 12 hours per week, non-traditional benefits available. Work schedule offers some flexibility.




YOUTH AERIAL AND ACROBATICS INSTRUCTORS (PART-TIME)


If you are a versatile acrobatics and/or aerial instructor who enjoys working with young people, we want to hear from you!

Circus Center, the oldest and largest circus training and performing arts center on the West Coast, seeks Youth Aerial and Acrobatics Instructors for part-time employment.

The successful candidate must have:

  • A serious all-around background in acrobatics/gymnastics, and preferably professional experience as a circus performer.
  • A high technical level in their specialty(ies). Additional teaching skills are welcome.
  • An ability to teach children, and enthusiasm for doing so.
  • Comfort working as part of a team.
  • Current eligibility to work in the US (citizen, green card, work visa).

The ideal instructors are interested in regular teaching, but we may be able to accommodate candidates with performance demands.

Circus Center offers a competitive wage, benefits for employees working more than 20 hours/week, plus all the perks that come with working and training at a high-quality facility with other top-notch instructors in beautiful, dynamic San Francisco.

To apply, please e-mail a short note and resume to jobs [AT] circuscenter [DOT] org with “Youth Instructor - Your Name” in the subject line. Applications that include a performance or demonstration video will receive priority review. No phone calls, please.


FLYING TRAPEZE CATCHER-INSTRUCTOR (PART-TIME)


If you are a flying trapeze catcher-instructor who wants to teach in a community of training artists, we want to hear from you!

Circus Center, the oldest and largest circus training and performing arts center on the West Coast, seeks a Flying Trapeze Catcher-Instructor for part-time employment.

The successful candidate must have:

  • Previous experience as a flying trapeze instructor or performer, particularly as a catcher.
  • An ability to teach children and adult recreational students, including aspiring professionals.
  • Comfort working as part of a team.
  • Current eligibility to work in the US (citizen, green card, work visa).

The ideal instructor is interested in regular teaching, and willing to commit to a minimum 9-month contract.

Circus Center offers a competitive wage, benefits for employees working more than 20 hours/week, plus all the perks that come with working and training at a high-quality facility with other top-notch instructors in beautiful, dynamic San Francisco.

To apply, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to jobs [AT] circuscenter [DOT] org with “Flying Trapeze Catcher-Instructor - Your Name” in the subject line. No phone calls, please.


SENIOR AERIAL INSTRUCTOR (PART-TIME)


If you are a senior-level aerial instructor who wants to teach in a community of training artists, we want to hear from you!

Circus Center, the oldest and largest circus training and performing arts center on the West Coast, seeks a Senior Aerial Instructor for part-time employment.

The successful candidate must have:

  • A serious all-around background in acrobatics/gymnastics, and preferably professional experience as a circus performer.
  • A high technical level in their specialty(ies). Additional teaching skills are welcome.
  • An ability to teach children and adult recreational students, including aspiring professionals.
  • Comfort working as part of a team.
  • Current eligibility to work in the US (citizen, green card, work visa).

The ideal instructor is interested in regular teaching, and willing to commit to a minimum 9-month contract.

Circus Center offers a competitive wage, benefits for employees working more than 20 hours/week, plus all the perks that come with working and training at a high-quality facility with other top-notch instructors in beautiful, dynamic San Francisco.

To apply, please e-mail a cover letter and resume to jobs [AT] circuscenter [DOT] org with “Senior Aerial Instructor - Your Name” in the subject line. Applications that include a performance or demonstration video will receive priority review. No phone calls, please.


Teacher guides students through warm up before a handstand class | Circus Center | San Francisco

Teacher helps young student through jumping exercise | Circus Center | San Francisco


Teacher adjusts head position of student during Physical Limitation Elimination class | Circus Center | San Francisco


Teacher guides student as to how to properly execute a static trapeze exercise | Circus Center | San Francisco


Contortion teacher helps student with a stretch | Circus Center | San Francisco


Master teacher Lu Yi corrects a student's position during a handstand | Circus Center | San Francisco


Tacher observes as young students jumps on the trampoline | Circus Center | San Francisco


Teacher Elena Panova guides student through a single point trapeze exercise | Circus Center | San Francisco


Teachers looks as young circus student performs tissu routine | Circus Center | San Francisco


Students joyfully struggles to climb on to the rolla bolla with the teachers' assistance | Circus Center | San Francisco


Contortion instructor helps student during a stretch a the barr | Circus Center | San Francisco


Youth Circus instructor shows students how to juggle | Circus Center | San Francisco


Teacher Elena Panova demonstrates how to perform an exercise on the static trapeze | Cirucs Center | San Francisco


Youth Circus teacher observes as young circus student performs on the tissu | Circus Center | San Francisco


Handstand instructor checks student is in the proper position | Circus Center | San Francisco


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