Rhode Island Historical Society
The Rhode Island Historical Society (RIHS) seeks a highly organized Accounts Clerk for the Business Office. Confidentiality and accuracy are important qualifications for this position, as well as the ability to communicate clearly. The ideal candidate for this position is skilled at multi-tasking, reliable, and committed to consistently meeting deadlines.
The Accounts Clerk will be responsible for some of the day-to-day activities of the Business Office of the RIHS. The work of the Business Office includes, but is not limited to, all accounting, financial reporting and human resource of the organization.
The RIHS, a Smithsonian Affiliate, holds the largest and most important historical collections relating to Rhode Island. These collections include some 25,000 objects, 5,000 manuscripts, 100,000 books and printed items, 400,000 photographs and maps, and 9 million feet of motion-picture film. Headquartered in Providence, R.I., the RIHS owns and maintains the John Brown House Museum, a National Historic Landmark built in 1788; the Aldrich House, also a National Historic Landmark, built in 1822; and the Mary Elizabeth Robinson Research Center. The organization also maintains the Museum of Work and Culture in Woonsocket, devoted to the history of northern Rhode Island. The RIHS offers a variety of educational programs and community activities, including workshops, lectures, films, concerts, walking tours and more.
The RIHS is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate in hiring or employment against any individual on the basis of race, color, gender, national origin, ancestry, religion, physical or mental disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, pregnancy, citizenship, or any other factor protected by anti-discrimination laws,
Email cover letter, resume/CV and the names of three references to firstname.lastname@example.org, attention Charmyne Goodfellow, Deputy Executive Director for Finance, with “Accounts Clerk” in the subject line. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.
No phone calls, please.
Duties and Responsibilities
This position reports to the Deputy Executive Director for Finance.
|To Apply||Send your resume and cover letter to Charmyne Goodfellow at email@example.com|