The Foundation Director of Finance will work closely with the Chief Financial Officer of the Foundation to manage the daily tasks associated with the accounting and finances of the Foundation. This position is responsible for maintaining the general ledger, the month-end closing process, financial reporting, review and posting all transactions. This position must ensure that balance sheet accounts are reconciled, month-end is closed timely, and cash receipts are coded accurately and processed timely. Must be able to reconcile contributions and all receivables for the Foundation. The role will reconcile and run allocations for approximately $60M in endowments. The Director of Finance role is an exciting opportunity for a results-oriented professional to be a part of a high level accounting function whose goal is improve the efficiency, accuracy, and effectiveness of financial data. The qualified candidate will have experience in each of these areas, as well as strong work ethic, excellent organization.
MINIMUM ACCEPTABLE QUALIFICATIONS
Education: A Bachelor’s degree is required; a bachelor’s degree in Accounting or finance field is preferred.
Experience: At least 7 years of successful professional experience is required. Prior experience with fund accounting, or business finance is preferred; a demonstrated record of success in a related career field is preferred.
Skills: Exceptional interpersonal skills which are required. Strong written and oral communication skills are required. Proficiency with Microsoft Office products, especially Excel, is required. Must have knowledge of gift types of a not for profit. Must be detail-oriented and have curiosity of transactions; must be able to manage deadlines.