Organisation: Animals Asia
Position: Finance and Operations Manager
Location: Los Angeles, CA, US
Salary: Competitive salary package
Closing date: 08/03/2020 (day/month/year)
Founded in 1998 by Jill Robinson, from her home
in Hong Kong, Animals Asia promotes compassion and respect for all animals and
works to bring about long-term change. We work to end the barbaric bear bile
trade, which sees over 10,000 bears kept on bile farms in China, and, according
to official figures, almost 1,000 suffering the same fate in Vietnam.
Animals Asia has to date, rescued over 600
bears, caring for them at our award-winning bear sanctuaries in China and
Animals Asia also works to end the trade in
dogs and cats for food in China and Vietnam, and lobbies to improve the welfare
of companion animals, promote humane population management and prevent the
cross-border export of "meat dogs" in Asia.
In addition, Animals Asia campaigns for an end
to abusive animal practices in zoos and safari parks in Asia and works closely
with governing authorities to improve animal management and increase awareness
of the welfare needs of captive animals.
The Animals Asia Foundation is at a critical
juncture in its development and has the opportunity to achieve one of its core
goals within the next 5 years which is to end bear bile farming in Vietnam
Animals Asia currently raises $12M (USD)
through its global fundraising and communications program. With a goal of
ending bear bile farming in Vietnam within the next 5 years on the horizon,
there will be new investment in individual giving fundraising and a major brand
awareness and fundraising marketing campaign beginning in 2020 with a strong
focus on the US market.
The North American market contributes
approximately $2M annually, which is 15% of the total gross income for the
global organization. AAF US works closely with the Hong Kong Headquarters to
achieve a range of organizational objectives.
The Manager of Finance and Operations is responsible for administrative
and financial activities for the US entity. You will be responsible for the
oversight of the management and daily operations including finance, accounting,
human resources, payroll, grant administration and risk management.
This role reports to the US Executive Director and
works closely with the finance team in Hong Kong and with the Treasurer of the
This position consistently exercises a high degree of
initiative, independent judgment and decision making in selecting alternatives
within established guidelines, policies and procedures.
Benefits and Office Perks
This role is based in Los Angeles, working in
an office environment part time (24 hours/week). Animals Asia Foundation is
located in the Industrious coworking office space in Playa Vista at 6060 Center
Drive, 10th Floor.
Asia Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified persons will be
considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national
origin, sex, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, or other
non-related work factor as protected by law.
To apply for the post, please send a letter of
application stating the skills and approach that you would bring to the post,
and your suitability for this role, along with your CV/resume (no photos) in
English in strict confidence BY EMAIL ONLY to (see email below)
Please ensure that they are sent as Word or PDF
documents with the titles “your name cover letter” and “your name CV/resume”.
Please put “Animals Asia- Finance and Operations Manager” in
the email subject line and please state how you found out about the job
Deadline for applications: Sunday, March 8th,
Contact person: Karem Armstrong
Response email: Click here to email the recruiter
Preferred method of response: Email
Closing date: 2020-03-08
Globalcharityjobs.com is not responsible for the content of this advertisement, nor for the contents of any linked site or any link contained in a linked site. Globalcharityjobs.com provides this advertisement as a service, and the inclusion of any vacancy does not imply endorsement by Global Charity Jobs.