Accounting Manager (Oakland)

Position Summary

Global Footprint Network is a growing, international non-profit that promotes a sustainable economy by advancing the Ecological Footprint, a tool that makes sustainability measurable. The Ecological Footprint has become one of the most widely used sustainability metrics in the world, the only tool that comprehensively measures human demand on the planet against what the planet can supply.  It is increasingly used by governments and investors to guide decision making in a resource constrained world. 

Global Footprint Network is seeking a highly motivated, detail-oriented, individual who will manage our internal finance and accounting operations including the monthly close cycle, financial reporting, and internal controls for headquarters in Oakland, California and two international offices. This person will produce consolidated reports based on activities in all branches and provide support for all programs and departments. This individual prepares reports for, and advises, the President, Management Team & Board in all finance matters. This position reports to the VP of Operations.

Performance Profile

Department Functions to Oversee


Salary And Benefits

Global Footprint Network offers a competitive salary range.  A benefits package is provided, including Health insurance, Dental, 403(b), and other benefits. This is a full-time position located at Global Footprint Network’s offices in Oakland, CA.  Our collegial, open-plan office is located in a neighborhood with good transit access. Our communal lunches are light-hearted and often delicious.


To apply send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to; subject line MUST include the term “Accounting Manager.” For more information about Global Footprint Network and the Ecological Footprint visit: Due to the volume of employment applications, we are unable to respond to each application individually. 

Global Footprint Network is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to diversity in the workplace.