Career Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in career opportunities with Helios Education Foundation. The Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a passion for education and a commitment to our people. We believe in creating a positive, high energy work environment where individuals who believe in our mission and share our values are able to thrive, have fun and make a positive impact on the lives of individuals and communities.

Helios Education Foundation believes every individual in Arizona and Florida should have the opportunity to attend and be prepared to succeed in postsecondary education. In order to create those opportunities, the Foundation strategically partners with organizations and institutions to improve student academic preparedness across the education continuum and to foster a high expectation, college-going culture for all students.

The Foundation views its role as much more than a grant-making organization, but as an actively engaged partner, working in communities across Arizona and Florida contributing its expertise and resources to improve education systems and set more students on a path to completing a postsecondary license, certificate or degree.

Partnerships are cultivated and strategically aligned to advance the Foundation’s priorities in Early Grade Success, College and Career Readiness and Postsecondary Completion. 

We are currently seeking qualifed candidates for the following position: 

Vice President, Finance & Accounting

The Position

The Vice President, Finance & Accounting contributes to the Foundation’s goals by providing daily support of the Foundation’s financial operations and by supporting the Chief Financial Officer.  This position will prepare, maintain, analyze, verify and reconcile complex financial transactions, statements, records and reports; ensuring this work is accurate timely and in accordance with GAAP guidelines.  The VP, Finance & Accounting will work closely with accounting personnel, senior personnel in other departments and the Chief Financial Officer on a daily basis to ensure overall efficiency and effectiveness in the preparation of budgets, annual audits, month and year-end closing.  This position will maintain accounting controls and the chart of accounts to ensure accuracy of financial statements. This position reports to the Chief Financial Officer. This position is located in the Phoenix, Arizona office.

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Helios Education Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, actively committed to building a diverse staff and creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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