Financial Analyst, Accounting

Holden Forests & Gardens - Cleveland, OH

Full-timeEstimated: $54,000 - $70,000 a year
Holden Forests & Gardens is one of Northeast Ohio’s largest and most important cultural and environmental institutions. It comprises two campuses, the urban Cleveland Botanical Garden campus in Cleveland’s University Circle and the rural Holden Arboretum campus in Kirtland, and is the 12 th largest public garden in the US.

We are seeking a Financial Analyst to join our Finance & Accounting team. Located at the Cleveland Botanical Garden campus, the Financial Analyst is responsible for driving analytics across all departments with a perspective on our organization’s overall strategic growth initiatives. The role will also contribute to financial modeling, analytics, and creation of reporting dashboards and will assist the Director of Accounting with general accounting roles and responsibilities including account reconciliations, grant reporting, and fixed asset management.


Reporting and process optimization for HF&G reporting packages, monthly business reviews, and Board communication.
Partner with department leaders to create insightful reporting that ensures understanding of business performance
Monthly financial analysis, reporting, and support. Includes consolidated HF&G reporting and ad hoc requests
Support efforts on key initiatives and priorities
Support the financial planning process, inclusive of the annual plan and long-range planning
Data visualization and report creation to drive new and better quality insights
Fixed asset management
Account reconciliations
Other tasks/participation in special projects as required


Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or related field.
2-5 years of relevant work experience is required
Non-profit experience is preferred
P&L or financial modeling experience is preferred
Public Accounting and/or fund accounting experience is a plus


Must pass a credit, criminal background and substance test
Must have a driving record in good standing

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Qualified applicants should submit a résumé with salary requirements online to:

Holden Forests & Gardens is an equal opportunity, ADA employer and a drug-free workplace