Controller (m/f/d)

Full-time | 40 hours per week | Boston, Massachusetts, USA   


FOUR PAWS is the global animal welfare organisation for animals under direct human influence, which reveals suffering, rescues animals in need and protects them. Find out more about our sustainable campaigns and projects on

Would you like to contribute to something meaningful and work with us along our mission? This is your chance. We are looking for dedicated people to enrich our team.

Your contribution will be

  • Monitoring the company’s financial status, reviewing quarterly and annual budgets and managing accounting transactions
  • Ensuring the Company complies with accounting regulations, maximises income and mitigates risks
  • Setting and tracking financial KPIs and analysing costs and income for each business initiative
  • Reporting on financial status on a regular basic and create ad-hoc reports when needed
  • Performing internal audits and will oversee external annual audits. Supporting preparation of 990 with external vendors
  • Managing all accounting operations including coordinating and directing the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances


Your profile ideally illustrates

  • High School diploma with relevant work experience or BA with relevant work experience
  • Experience working in the non-profit sector, with a thorough understanding of current issues faced by the sector
  • Knowledge and understanding of forecasting, budgeting, and management planning
  • Strong technical skills and in-depth knowledge of core financial processes and financial accounts
  • Confidence in explaining finances to non-financial professionals
  • Great affinity to animal welfare and FOUR PAWS vision and mission


Our offer includes

  • The opportunity to truly contribute to global animal welfare
  • Generous insurance package
  • Flexible and caregiver-friendly work environment with a hard-working and motivated team of animal lovers
  • Time off to recharge with 20 days annual leave, 14 holidays per year, 5 sick days, yearly org-wide closure between December 24-January 1, and summer Fridays
  • Seniority bonus programme


FOUR PAWS works towards a world filled with respect, empathy and understanding for animals and believes in the same values for people: we strongly encourage candidates from diverse backgrounds and lived experiences to apply as we welcome everyone who wants to support our mission. Please contact if you require assistance applying to this position.

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Alexandra Estrada, Operations Manager 

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