Humanus Seeks Treasurer

Humanus Documentary Films Foundation (HDFF), a California 501(c)(3) educational nonprofit, seeks a volunteer board member who can serve as treasurer. Humanus Documentary Films Foundation (, is a small documentary film production company based in Los Angeles. We have produced two award-winning feature documentaries on World War I aviation that have played on PBS. Currently, the company is producing a documentary series on jazz in Paris.

The volunteer board oversees company activities including the officer positions of President, Secretary and Treasurer. The board meets quarterly and occasionally at other times depending on film production needs. Though we have been meeting on Zoom over the past few years, it is preferable that the new board member be based in the Los Angeles area. Familiarity with Quickbooks desktop to manage company accounts is also preferred.

Treasurer Duties
• Manage deposits and issue checks
• Document all business financial transactions in Quickbooks
• Reconcile company bank statements monthly
• Provide basic financial reports at board meetings
• Tax compliance including filing sales tax returns, city business license forms and working with outside tax preparer for annual tax return filings

The treasurer may also serve as a paid, freelance production accountant for HDFF films.

Applicants, please email cover letter and resume to board president Hugh Esten:

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