Finance Director

Washington, DC
Jan 21, 2023
Feb 20, 2023
Full Time
Our client in the not-for-profit industry is seeking a Finance Director to oversee the day-to-day administration of the organization's finance functions. The Finance Director will ensure financial sustainability and integrity, directing all fiscal activities. If this sounds like you, we are looking for someone with experience managing financial forecasting and budgeting which includes financial management of federal grants.

Candidate must be able to:
  • Plan, implement, direct, and evaluate the organization's fiscal function
  • In collaboration with CEO and COO, create the organizations annual budget
  • Manage financial forecasting and budgeting, and oversee the preparation of all financial reporting
  • Prepare and coordinate schedules required for the annual audit and 990, and liaise with external auditors, consultants, and the finance and audit committees of the Board of Directors
  • Manage the A133 compliance audit and the Schedule of Expenditure on Federal Awards (SEFA)
  • Develop and maintain budgets, forecast monitoring models and act as lead on formal monitoring and reporting
  • Manage and provide leadership in all aspects of financial management of federal grants (tracking, budget, and budget narrative preparation in collaboration with program staff

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance-related field; MBA or Master's degree in related field is desirable
  • 10 to 15 years professional experience as nonprofit Finance Director or CFO managing the accounting function in a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization with a $5-$15 million annual operating budget
  • Current working knowledge of federal and private grants management and reporting
  • Expertise in Quickbooks
  • Proficiency with the OMB Uniform Guidance Audit Report
  • Experience negotiating contracts and service agreements
  • Ability to work with diverse populations, including various boards, public officials, and tribal leaders
  • Skilled in employing tact, diplomacy, and neutrality when dealing with confidential matters
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines
  • High-level analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong supervisory and leadership skills

NRI is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

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