14 Nov 2014

Full-Time Chief Financial Officer

Chai Lifeline – Posted by rmaity@chailifeline.orgAnywhere

Job Description

Chai Lifeline, a leading not-for-profit organization, seeks a CFO who offers guidance and oversight to the financial team. The CFO will report to the Executive Vice President of Chai Lifeline with dotted line responsibility to the audit committee of the board of directors and will be responsible for financial reporting, budgeting, treasury, internal audit, tax and compliance functions as the head of a 4 person department. In addition, the CFO will provide financial leadership by establishing and maintaining performance metrics, conducting capital budgeting, and developing long-range goals, strategies, plans and policies in support of the organizations objectives.

Location: Central, NJ

Salary: 180K – 200K based on experience

Responsibilities:

* Plan, develop, organize, implement, direct and evaluate the organization’s finance function and overall financial performance.

* Adopt a planning process to enable the organization to anticipate and adapt changes based on available resources and client requirements.

* Manage cash budgets, financial reports and financial trends to enable organizational leaders to more effectively perform their responsibilities.

* Enhance, develop, implement and enforce policies and procedures of the organization to improve the overall operation and effectiveness.

* Produce standardized analytics reports and benchmarks.

* Instill financial acumen and budget consciousness throughout the organization.

* Provide strategic financial input and leadership on decision-making issues affecting the organization, such as capital budgeting, fundraising and expense management.

* Evaluate the finance division structure and team plan for continual improvement of the efficiency and effectiveness of the organization and provide individuals with professional and personal growth.

Qualifications:

* 5-7 years’ experience in [senior] level management.

* 3-4 years’ experience in a mid to senior level finance or accounting position with oversight of, or direct responsibility for, controllership and FP&A functions.

* Knowledge of finance, accounting, budgeting, and cost control principles (CPA a plus).

* Knowledge of [automated] financial and accounting reporting systems.

* Fluent in all Microsoft and other finance applications.

* Knowledge of federal and state regulations.

* Working knowledge of short and long term budgeting and forecasting and rolling budgets.

* Ability to analyze financial data and prepare financial reports, statements and projections.

* Ability to motivate teams to produce quality materials within tight timeframes and simultaneously manage several projects.

* Ability to guide and lead in a cohesive harmonious manner.

* Balance strategy and vision with pragmatism.

* Must have strong past managerial experience on a corporate level.

Location: Central, NJ

Salary: 180K – 200K based on experience

How to Apply

Send resume and cover letter to jobs608@chailifeline.org.

Job Categories: Accounting/Finance. Job Types: Full-Time. Salary: 100,000 and above. Job expires in Endless.

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