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City Impact is a faith-based, youth development non-profit in Lincoln, Nebraska. Our vision is to grow kids into leaders who break the cycle of poverty. Our team cares deeply about under-resourced families in Lincoln. We live and serve where our community needs it most. 

Our space is full of energetic kids with hopes and dreams. We work with them to remove emotional, physical, and spiritual barriers, allowing them to flourish. We don’t just hand kids a Bible but walk alongside them, equipping them to empower others. When kids believe they can become a leader, they can achieve it. 

Mentor, teach, empower, and transform. That’s how we beat the cycle of poverty. Want to join us?

We are looking for a passionate and dedicated individual to oversee the efficient operation of the City Impact Center and all infrastructure supporting City Impact’s mission.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead and manage our Finance, HR, Facilities, IT, and Admin.

CFO responsibilities

  • Oversee accounting, internal controls, and audit processes
  • Manage our budget, balance sheet, cash flow, and investments
  • Work directly with the Executive Director and Board of Directors to ensure proper stewardship of City Impact’s finances
  • Serve as a liaison between City Impact Homes LLC and Excel Development, and act as a representative to the Flat Iron Crossing HOA Inc.

Building responsibilities 

  • Ensure the building and all property is well maintained, clean, safe and comfortable
  • Oversee and support the Facilities Manager and janitorial staff
  • Work with vendors or contractors for ongoing building projects and maintenance

Technology responsibilities

  • Manage IT needs, purchase and maintain all computing equipment; oversee phone, printing, and internet systems
  • Oversee use of G Suite, Slack, and Dropbox 

Human Resources responsibilities

  • Ensure all HR processes are followed, including onboarding, offboarding, compliance, and employee manual
  • Oversee employee time tracking, payroll processing, and benefits

Admin/Data responsibilities 

  • Manage the Office and Finance Manager
  • Serve as City Impact’s Salesforce Administrator, ensuring data integrity and use of CRM tools for the whole team

 

What You Need

  • 5+ years of finance, operations, or human resources experience
  • The ability to communicate complex information in a straightforward way
  • Excellent self-management and organizational skills
  • Proven leadership and management experience delegating and creating clarity for team members and direct reports
  • History of creating processes and procedures that help teams thrive and achieve their goals
  • Excellent time management skills and follow-up habits
  • Familiarity and ease of use with cloud-based platforms. Experience with Salesforce, Dropbox, and GSuite

You will be a great fit for this position if you…

  • Enjoy creating and following consistent processes and inspiring others to do the same in a team environment
  • Love to learn and new technology is your friend
  • Your whole life is organized, from your closet to your next vacation to what’s for dinner, you always have a plan
  • Know how to assess effectiveness and change course when something isn’t working
  • Find joy in creating spaces and systems that allow people to do their work with more ease and efficiency
  • Live our core values of Grit, Excellence, Empowerment and Initiative, Community, and Radical Candor 

Click below to fill out an application, and send a cover letter and resume to Lizzie at lmattox@cityimpact.org.

We are seeking an individual to serve our day to day operations needs to help the team run smoothly. The main areas of focus are to create, manage, and execute excellent processes in HR, Finance, and Data that relates to our donors, volunteers, and our programs. This is a hands-on position at City Impact center.

Key Responsibilities

     Office Management

  • Manage the appearance and efficiency of our workspaces
  • Purchase office supplies
  • Answer phone calls, sort and distribute mail, and oversee the efficient operation of our processes and internal communication
  • Manage our on-boarding and off-boarding procedures, assign tasks to appropriate staff for completion and follow-up to ensure all steps are complete
  • Manage our credit cards and receipts – including issuing new staff cards, cancelling cards of departing staff and problem-solving issues with existing cards
  • Manage our tax-exempt status, including issuing property tax-exempt paperwork to the city
  • Keep our vehicle registration current
  • Manage benefits administration and keep employee files up to date

     Accounts Payable & Receivable

  • Process incoming bills and all accounts payable
  • Maintain records of all vendors and invoices paid
  • Issue tax exempt documents to ensure we aren’t paying for tax
  • Make bank deposits and report all income in our CRM
  • Manage our recurring pledges, donations, and payment methods
  • Manage our process for sending receipts to donors
  • Record donations and expenses, and report information to our accountant
  • Generate invoices to collect rent, utilities, and other money owed to City Impact
  • Work with our auditors to provide supporting documents, gather data, and manage the audit process
  • Withdraw cash, balance cash boxes, and deposit cash for our Gifts of Love Christmas store

     Volunteer and Investor Care

  • Process and place volunteers, including running background and reference checks
  • Communicate with investors 

What You Need 

  • Familiarity with accounting concepts, jargon, and process; Accounting or bookkeeping experience preferred
  • Experience with Salesforce or a different cloud based CRM
  • Experience with managing data
  • Proficient with Google Suite (Gmail, Docs, Sheets, Drive)

You will be a great fit for this position if you…

  • Enjoy creating and setting direction, and are adaptable to the needs of the moment in a team environment
  • Are a naturally structured and organized person
  • Are a self-starter who enjoys creating and working with detailed processes
  • Are passionate about City Impact’s vision to develop young leaders who break the cycle of poverty
  • Live our core values of Grit, Excellence, Empowerment and Initiative, Community, and Radical Candor

40 hours/week on average. Most hours 9am-5pm. Salary dependent upon experience.

Click below to fill out an application, and send a cover letter and resume to Jesse at jdotterer@cityimpact.org.

We are seeking a Classroom Teacher for our City Impact Kids program (K – Grade 5).  CI Kids teaches kids about God’s love while empowering them to use their God-given gifts to impact their world.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Teaching the Bible story and active lesson to 15 1st graders each week using curriculum provided
  • Creating a fun environment for building relationships and learning
  • Classroom management, enforcing high behavior expectations among students and teen leaders
  • Encouraging and shepherding youth volunteers on your classroom team, and supervising them as they lead small groups
  • Prepping curriculum and making brief contacts with volunteers outside of class during the week

Previous experience teaching or working with kids who attend Title I schools is a plus. 

5 hours/week – Tuesdays 5:00 – 9:00pm, plus 1 hour of planning. Hourly pay is $13/hour based on education.

Click below to apply.

We are looking for a dedicated and organized individual to lead our Gifts of Love program. Gifts of Love is one of the largest and longest running Christmas outreach programs in Lincoln, serving 500+ families, involving dozens of community partners, and about 1,000 volunteers annually. Gifts of Love is a Christmas store for need-qualified families which offers brand new items for parents to purchase at a fraction of the retail price, providing Christmas with dignity to under-resourced families.

Key Responsibilities

  • Plan and execute Gifts of Love promotional communications in print and across media platforms.
  • Solicit sponsorships from local businesses, churches, and individuals.
  • Secure collection sites, coordinate all communications, coordinate delivery and pick up of collection boxes.
  • Manage volunteers including planning, communications, roles, recruitment, training, and oversight. 1,000 volunteers, on average, throughout the year.
  • Plan and manage all shopper registration including all communications and details relating to the Gifts of Love store.
  • Plan and manage all Gifts of Love shopping including student, family, and community shopping. Plan processes and workflow, use of space, communications, etc.
  • Plan and manage store set up and tear down including time, supplies, workforce, and processes.
  • Evaluate program results and develop the program to continue to meet needs in Lincoln.

 What You Need

  • Excellent time management skills and communications follow-up habits.
  • Experience serving the community and connecting with under-resourced families.
  • Outstanding communication skills with a natural talent for connecting with people, and a proven ability to form strong relationships.
  • Strong knowledge of the Lincoln community and the skills to grow connections.
  • Excellent self-management and organizational skills, motivated by outcomes and goals.
  • Proven leadership and management experience delegating and creating clarity for team members and volunteers.
  • Familiarity and ease of use with cloud-based platforms. Experience with Salesforce, Dropbox, and GSuite is preferred.

You will be a great fit for this position if you…

  • Are energized by working with people and comfortable delegating to others.
  • Enjoy creating and setting direction, are adaptable to the needs of the moment in a team environment.
  • Are passionate about serving in our community and curious about other people’s stories. You want to be connected to our program kids and families.
  • Live our core values of Grit, Excellence, Empowerment & Initiative, Community, and Radical Candor.

30 hours/week on average. Most hours 9am-5pm, some evenings and weekends necessary. Salary dependent upon experience.

Click below to apply. Then send a cover letter and resume to Lisa at lguill@cityimpact.org.