JOB OPENINGS AT ISNA - Email resume to basharat.saleem@isna.net

Fund Development Coordinator

Job Type:       Full Time
Reports to:     Executive Director
Location:        ISNA HQ, 6555 South 750 East, Plainfield, Indiana
Qualifications: 
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a related field with experience in fund development and fundraising
Computer Literacy: MS Office Suite, Google Suite, Basic Databases, Blackbaud/ Raiser’s Edge
Proven experience as a Fund Development manager
Excellent organizational and communication skills
Problem solving skills
Job description:  
  • Planning, coordinating, and implementing fundraising activities
  • Setting and achieving fundraising goals
  • Special event coordination like banquets and galas for fundraising
  • Coordination of annual fundraising appeals
  • Planned Giving and Major Gifts
  • Budget development and management
  • Promotion of fundraising events using various marketing techniques
  • Setting and achieving fundraising goals
  • Coordinate all aspects of fundraising events and activities including planning and execution
  • Experience in grant writing
  • Donor relations and cultivation

Assistant Editor, Islamic Horizons Magazine

Send Resume to: basharat.saleem@isna.net
Job Type:      Part Time with the option for remote work
Reports to:     Editor
Location:        REMOTE or ISNA HQ, 6555 South 750 East, Plainfield, Indiana
The Islamic Society of North America (ISNA) is looking for a dynamic person to join our flagship publication, Islamic Horizons, as Assistant Editor. We are looking for an enthusiastic assistant editor with a journalism background to join our team and participate in all stages of the publication process. As an assistant editor, you will support the editor to administer, plan and produce various publications. You should be able to deliver exceptional and informative content to meet audience preferences.
Qualifications: 
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in communications, journalism, or a related field
  • Three years or more of work experience
  • Knowledge of opportunities and challenges facing Muslims in the US and Canada
  • Knowledge of Muslim communities and organizations in North America
  • Be aware of the Muslim non-profit sector in North America
  • Computer Literacy – MS Office Suite, Google Suite
  • Proven experience in communications, writing, and social media
  • Excellent organizational, administrative, and communication skills
Job description:  
  • Collaborate with the editor to research and plan new articles
  • Help search and identify writers for selected topics
  • Liaising with writers ensuring deadlines are met
  • Commission articles
  • Liaise with team writers, copyeditor, and designer, ensuring deadlines are met
  • Write and edit pieces
  • Proofread and check articles for accuracy
  • Suggest possible sources and improvements for pieces
  • Choose supporting material, like images and illustrations
  • Follow current events and developments in North America and overseas and suggest original ideas
  • Use social media and SEO (Search engine optimization) to draw attention to articles
  • Provide administrative support to the editor, such as coordinating with the ISNA data center and the Press.
  • Digitize each issue and place it on the website
  • Help develop and execute a strategy to increase the magazine’s readership

Accountant

Job Type:       Full Time
Reports to:     Executive Director
Location:        ISNA HQ, 6555 South 750 East, Plainfield, IN
Qualifications: 
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting and/or finance with over two years of experience
  • Computer Literacy – MS Office Suite, Google Suite, QuickBooks Online & Desktop
  • Proven experience in Accounting
  • Excellent organizational skills

Job description: 

  • Overall organizational accounting management including maintaining & providing financial information and other accounting documentation and reports
  • Cash management and managing all accounting functions such as Accounts payables, employee tax filings, Accounts receivables, designated and restricted funds, investment accounts, payroll, general ledger, and financial reports for executive director and board
  • Implementation and management of internal Audit Control and best practices per Generally Accepted Accounting Principles and Internal organizational policies.
  • Coordination and implementation of budget process
  • Managing of all accounting records and invoicing
  • Coordinating the external audit
  • ACH and EFT releases to bank
  • Maintains and implements organizational accounting policies and procedures
  • Reconciles financial information by collecting and analyzing account information
  • Fulfills federal, state, and local financial legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation, enforcing adherence to requirements, and advising management on needed actions