Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the Director of Finance will be responsible for the management and oversight of all finance and accounting reporting activities of the Institute and will be involved in the preparation and presentation of financial reports to the board, finance and audit committees. The Finance Director will be a “hands-on” member of the senior leadership team and will work closely with Human Resources, Grants administration, IT and facilities.
The Director of Finance will lead all day-to-day finance operations of an annual operating budget of ~ $17 million and supervise a team of two to three Finance staff members, with functional responsibility over finance, accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll. The Finance Director will ensure that the financial systems and processes and reports of the Institute support effective program management, enable flawless audits and are in full compliance with all relevant laws, regulations and accounting standards. The Director will work closely with program leaders and their staffs, not only to educate them regarding finance and accounting procedures but also to explore how the finance function can support program operations. Candidates will ideally have experience in a complex nonprofit environment that has multiple programs and must have previous experience with Federal Grants and indirect cost regulations and reporting.
The Finance Director will partner with the CEO and senior leadership of the Institute to enhance and better integrate internal processes and financial reports.