Positions Open

The Friends of the Frelinghuysen Arboretum: Board and Committee Opportunities

If you are looking for a meaningful way to share your expertise, consider joining our team! Please contact the Friends office at 973.326.7603 to find out more about the following volunteer positions.

Accounting Assistant

The Accounting Assistant works closely with the Treasurer, Friends and Arboretum employees, and other Board members. A background in accounting/bookkeeping or related field is needed in this role. The primary responsibilities are to maintain the general ledger (QuickBooks), and to prepare checks, journal entries, and reports on a weekly basis at the Arboretum.


We are looking for a person with a strong background in accounting or related financial field to serve as Treasurer on the Board of Directors. This is a substantial role, encompassing:

  • Participating in decision-making and implementation of operational changes
  • Presenting monthly reports to Board
  • Leading Finance Committee
    • Coordinating with outside accountant for audit and preparation of tax returns
    • Managing the budget preparation process
  • Maintaining effective internal control environment
  • Monitoring reporting and regulatory compliance
  • Reviewing and supervising other accounting functions


Morris County Park Commission Opportunities

To view any open positions with the Morris County Park Commission, please visit www.morrisparks.net.


The Morris County Park Commission is an equal opportunity employer.