Careers

Director of Development 

Title:                     Development Director

Reports To:          President

FLSA Status:        Exempt

About Agricenter International

Agricenter International is an established Memphis-based non-profit that has brought $524M of economic impact to the region is seeking an experienced Director of Development. The ideal candidate will have responsibilities for the planning, organizing and directing of all fundraising, including major gifts and planned giving programs; capital campaigns; and special events. As a senior level position, the Director will work closely with the President and Board of Directors on all development and fundraising endeavors.

Qualifications include:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in professional fundraising.
  • Required bachelor’s degree; an advanced degree or CFRE are a plus.
  • Demonstrated managerial experience, public speaking, writing, and interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of fundraising software or similar software / databases helpful.
  • Must be available to work on organizational events. Some evening and weekend work will be expected; limited travel may be required
  • Agri-business or agricultural related experience is a plus

·         Salary range: $60,000 to $80,000

If you would enjoy being the face of a major agricultural non-profit with a focus on research, education and conservation; visited by over 1.3M people per year—send your resume and salary range requirements to: AMP Associates, a.pokrandt1@att.net. 

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Accounting Manager

Title:  Accounting Manager

Reports To:  CFO

FLSA Status:  Exempt

About Agricenter International

Agricenter International, 1,000-acre farm, is a non-profit dedicated to agricultural research, education, and conservation. Agricenter has a $524 million-dollar impact on the region, hosts over 1.3 million visitors annually, and educates 10,000 students each year.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the execution, management of the month-end and year-end financial close processes, including journal entries, ledger reviews and balance sheets account reconciliations.
  • Support, manage and provide leadership for all aspects of the accounting department.  (Receivables, Payables, Payroll, Banking Activities & Reporting)
  • Responsible for preparation of monthly management financials as well as bi-monthly financial board of directors’ reports.
  • Support ongoing operations and growth initiatives with operations and financial tracking and analysis including, grant and funding accounts and utilization reporting.
  • Assist in auditing and compliance matters, including internal controls.
  • Plan and participate in the annual fiscal year end external audit.
  • Work with departmental managers on budget and variance analysis and reporting. 
  • Assist in the preparation of annual departmental and consolidated budgets.
  • Perform other special projects and support Agricenter senior management as assigned by CFO.

Qualifications Include:

  • Candidate should possess a 4-year degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in accounting.
  • Experience in working for a non-profit / grant accounting is preferred
  • Solid working knowledge of GAAP. 
  • Excellent knowledge of accounting and financial processes (budgeting, financial close, reporting, etc.)
  • Strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to work within deadlines.
  • Willingness to work in support of the organizational mission.  Some evening and weekend work will be expected.
  • Ability to pass background and drug test.

To apply, send cover letter and resume to careers@agricenter.org

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Internships

Based on the interest from undergraduate and graduate students in our organization we are pleased to offer an internship during the fall, spring, and summer.  Internships can focus on non-profit work, education, or research. Each semester, 1-2 interns will be selected from this competitive program to serve as intern. Internships are non-paid, but we will work with your college or university regarding class credit, if desired. 

Download the non-paid internship application by clicking here.  

Deadlines for Applications:

Summer internship application is due May 1

Fall is due July 1

Spring is due December 1

 

We are always looking for new talent. Please submit your resume for review. We will contact you as we have opportunities that may be the right fit.