Internal Job Openings at WEF
WEF regularly recruits for skilled professionals in a variety of disciplines to develop, manage, and/or support WEF programs and initiatives. WEF are equal opportunity employers and do not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age marital status, or physical handicap. We provide equal treatment in recruitment, placement, promotion, transfer, training, and termination. For information on WEF employee benefits, see our menu to the left. Still have questions? Call our Human Resources staff at (703) 684-2444.
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The Water Environment Federation, a non-profit that works to support clean and safe water worldwide, is seeking a results-driven strategic Staff Accountant to work collaboratively with the CFO and Senior Accountant.
The position will handle specific functions of the finance department for the Water Environment Federation (WEF) including, but not limited to: preparing journal entries and spreadsheets, reconciling and maintaining the accounts receivables and collections, bank and investment reconciliations, fixed assets and capital leases and reconciliations between the general ledger and the membership database. The position will maintain records of all federal grant activity. Additionally, the Staff Accountant will work collaboratively with the Senior Accountant to ensure timely and accurate completion of the monthly financial statements. This role reports to the Chief Financial Officer.
Knowledge, Skills and Required Experience:
Qualified candidates will possess a bachelor’s degree in accounting, business administration or finance and a minimum of four (4) years of accounting experience in an automated environment. A CPA is desirable and experience with Great Plains and AMS is preferred. Demonstrated expertise in the principles and practices of accounting (GAAP). Excellent problem solving skills, strategic thinking, demonstrated understanding of the non-profit sector and the ability to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines.
For more information on the Water Environment Federation, please visit our website at www.wef.org.
To apply, please send a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to Joanne McKinney, Senior Director, Human Resources at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line, “Staff Accountant.”
The Water Environment
Federation (WEF), a non-profit that works to support clean and safe water
worldwide, is seeking a Marketing Specialist who contributes to and assists
with development and implementation of marketing strategies and promotions for
WEF products and services. H/she will coordinate activities related to
the timely execution of marketing plans and projects.
essential function will be to provide support for development and implementation of marketing and
- Develops and implements procedures and processes to support marketing and sales activities
- Assists with coordination of mechanics for marketing and e-marketing promotional vehicles.
- Helps in marketing communication activities, including social media
- Assists with the preparation of budgets
is diversified, requiring judgment in defining procedure(s) or
regulation(s). Considerable latitude is
given to the job to choose appropriate work methods and procedures.
accountabilities are as follows:
work is executed to meet timelines.
lists are selected, managed, de-duped and list selection meets target of
and sales strategies are executed to meet the needs of business units.
for budget items are appropriately researched and developed.
activities are appropriately scheduled and executed to meet timelines. Website marketing information is up to date
media marketing activities are executed and timely.
aspects of promotions are communicated and coordinated to ensure proper
College Degree in Marketing or related area
years’ related experience; social media experience preferred
communication and customer service skills are essential
ability to pay close attention to detail and manage multiple assignments
computer skills with proficiency in Word, Excel, and databases
Some travel will be required.
We show our commitment to our employees by providing a family friendly benefit package and work environment that allows a work/life balance for our employees.
WEF offers a competitive salary and generous, comprehensive benefits package. This package includes paid time off, employer-funded retirement contribution, excellent health insurance coverage funded in large part by WEF (medical/prescription, dental, and vision plans), short term and long term disability, life, and legal assistance plans, professional development & training opportunities, free parking, a great work environment that is pleasant, collegial, rewarding and more!
To apply, please send a resume and cover letter with salary requirements to email@example.com (Joanne McKinney, Senior Director of Human Resources) with the subject line, “Marketing Specialist.”
be a US citizen. Will not pay relocation
expenses. For more information on the
Water Environment Federation, please visit our website at www.wef.org.
An equal opportunity employer, the Water Environment Federation offers a collaborative and mission-driven work environment located in Old Town, Alexandria.
Marketing and Publishing Intern
you a talented, educated and passionate individual who think that nirvana is
working in a creative workplace that is committed to support clean and safe
water worldwide? If you answered
“YES!!!” this may be the opportunity for which you are looking.
Water Environment Federation (WEF), an organization founded in 1928, is a
not-for-profit technical and educational organization of 36,000 individual
members and 75 affiliated Member Associations representing water quality
professionals around the world. We are seeking
a Marketing and Publishing Intern.
What we offer:
that are all of the following:
- at the top of their game
- passionate about our mission
- understand excellence
- know how to have fun
organization that has a mission of such importance that the pride we feel is
contagious! We offer an experience where you can contribute greatly and learn
much about marketing and publishing in a non-profit environment.
You will learn how to:
- Write compelling product descriptions that really sell.
- Develop print and digital marketing collateral for a wide variety of products, including books and periodicals.
- Build and maintain a new e-commerce site.
- Manage quality-control for books and journals production.
- Cross-promote products through various delivery mechanisms, including social media.
- Perform sales and inventory reporting.
- Plan logistics, events, and promotion for the bookstore at a large annual trade show.
- Gain additional experience through related projects.
What we require:
- Detail-oriented, organized individual with a strong work ethic
- Coursework or experience in marketing, publishing, graphics, and/or library science
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Ability to prioritize multiple projects
- Ability to work well unsupervised
- High degree of computer literacy with proficiency in Microsoft Office
- Database and reporting knowledge a plus!
is a paid summer internship. You will work a 30-hour work week, Monday through
Thursday. WEF pays for parking or metro reimbursement.
apply, please send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org
(Joanne McKinney, Senior Director of Human Resources) with the subject line, “Marketing
and Publishing Intern.”
be a US citizen. WEF will not pay relocation
more information on the Water Environment Federation, please visit our website
An equal opportunity
employer, the Water Environment Federation offers a collaborative and
mission-driven work environment located in Old Town, Alexandria.
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