Financial Manager

Washington D.C.
Salary commensurate with experience and ability
Jun 03, 2021
Jul 31, 2021
Accountant, Finance
Full Time

Unity of Washington, DC is seeking an experienced Financial Manager with a strong finance and accounting background.  Primary duties include bank reconciliation, general ledger reporting, reconciliations, payroll administration, accounts payables and receivables, and the investment portfolio.  In addition, lead efforts on a variety of other special projects as assigned.

  • Directly responsible for receipt, deposit and disbursement of all church funds
  • Oversees investment of church funds, including working with external investment manager 
  • Prepare and lead investment committee presentations and ongoing senior management communications covering investment performance, various investment management initiatives and governance activities
  • Develop, monitor and provide weekly, monthly, quarter and annual financial reports
  • Provide key financial analysis utilizing qualitative and quantitative performance measures
  • Maintain donor and board designated funds and transfers to fund annual needs
  • Oversee the administration of payroll for employees
  • Formulate and implement an annual budget in line with the overall vision and mission of the church  
  • Manage the procurement process, and key banking and other vendor relationships 
  • Maintain proper cash flow control to meet obligations
  • Obtains a timely annual audit of the church's consolidated financial statements
  • Prepare accounting transactions and documents, documenting and updating procedures, and preparing special reports for management.

Job Skills and Requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree in business, finance or a related field or equivalent experience
  • Microsoft Office skills
  • Timely and consistent attendance, and availability for occasional evening committee meetings
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Familiarity with work in non-profit environment
  • Experience working with and presenting to a board of directors
  • Handle confidential information appropriately

Core Competencies 

  • Excellent interpersonal skills 
  • Takes initiative – problem-solving and decision-making
  • Financial expertise, including experience with external auditors
  • Excellent project and time management
  • Strong strategic and critical thinking ability
  • Leadership, communication, and planning in the church organization, working effectively with staff, congregants and the public
  • Salary commensurate with experience and ability. 

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