Operations Specialist / Bookkeeper

Organization:   Founded in 2010, the Midland Institute for Entrepreneurship partners with communities throughout the United States to establish and maintain quality CEO programs.  Our vision is to be the standard for entrepreneurship education in the United States.  We do that by providing world class customer service, guidance and content to our CEO communities.

Job Title:   Operations Specialist / Bookkeeper

Job Summary:  The Operations Specialist is responsible for the maintenance of the company database(CRM & CEO+), payroll, quarterly taxes, bank reconciliation. He or she will also support the growth and support of our CEO Program’s nationwide through lead/informational request management, event planning, and resource management. This position reports directly to the Executive Director.

Skills and Competencies Required:

  • Detailed oriented
  • Problem solving
  • Action-oriented
  • Organized planner
  • QuickBooks Experience
  • CRM Experience
  • Good with new technology
  • Writing skills
  • Strong communication skills 


  • Serves as the Database Administrator for the company Customer Relationship Management
    • Manage organizations CRM, assist in list management, organize and present company data, maintain connectivity between CRM and internal extranet.
    • Ensure that the system is working properly by troubleshooting and correcting issues as they arise.
    • Assisting with database design and development
    • Managing Database access rights and security measures
    • Regulating data and informational input
  • Assists in Coordinating events such as:
    • The Annual National Conference
    • Onboard or development trainings
    • Midland Institute resource management
      • Editing, numbering and uploading documents as needed
      • Identifying potential gaps in information and resources
  • Vendor management
  • Coordinates books sales, administration of the personality profile, general office maintenance, and mailing needs
  • Creates and coordinates outreach for events such as webinars, meetings, trainings, etc.
  • Provides required support for other team members, most specifically the engagement team, to ensure timely and consistent delivery of Midland’s services to its programs, communities, and investors
  • Cooperates in positive and thorough manner to the growth of the organization by providing required assistance to relevant staff and organization’s partners
  • Serve as administrator of the Community Resource Center
  • Track donations and pledges for philanthropic giving
    • Editing, templating, archiving and uploading documents and videos to the website and community resource center as needed


  • Midland Institute for Entrepreneurship in Effingham, IL 62401 US (Primary)

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