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Posted: Friday, June 9, 2017 12:03 AM



Position Title:

Non-Profit, Finance Director
Northern California (San Francisco, CA)
Reports to:
Chief Financial Officer
This position provides a comprehensive compensation package including a competitive base salary commensurate with skills and experience, health, and vacation benefits.

Our client is the pioneer nonsectarian, non-profit providing cutting-edge, evidenced-based social services and treating behavioral health issues of diverse underserved communities in San Francisco and surrounding areas. The organization primarily services children, low-income families, elderly, and people living with disabilities. Their comprehensive services cover all racial, ethnic, cultural, social and linguistic lines. Our client’s highly rated programs have become national models.
This client has over $20 million in revenues and more than 300 staff.
Our Client could be right for you if you want to:
Become a key member of a responsive, motivated, high quality Finance team.
Be empowered to do your job and respected as an employee and an individual.
Work in a truly diverse and collegial environment with colleagues united in the shared mission of making a direct positive impact on clients.
Work in an expansive environment spanning seventeen locations/sites and four counties.
Consistently receive the latest training and development.

The Finance Director is a vital financial executive responsible for managing: (1) monthly accounting cycle (2) year-end close (3) cost reporting (4) cash management, and (5) financial reporting & analysis. This position also provides direct support and supervision of the agency’s Accounting staff. Additionally, the Finance Director works in a collaborative manner with other departments and directors to ensure: (i) compliance with financial policies, procedures, and controls; (ii) efficient, uninterrupted workflows required for data gathering and reporting, and (iii) timely reporting of operating results to program and department directors. The Finance Director reports directly to the CFO. Key constituents that this role interfaces with include Client Accounts, Programs, Facilities, Human Resources, Information Technology and Development staff.

The successful candidate should have experiences that include the following:
Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, business administration or related field. Master's degree/CPA preferred. Equivalent experience to advance degree/professional certification will be considered.
Minimum 5 years’ experience in a responsible leadership role with the Finance/Accounting function of a not for profit agency.
Must demonstrate teamwork and communication skills and possess a proven track record of relating to compliance in relation to governmental agencies and public and private funding agencies.
Proven ability to develop and implement policies, procedures and initiatives.
Ability to participate in and facilitate group meetings.
Proven track record as a player/coach with the ability and willingness to move fluidly between being a strategist to “rolling up your sleeves” and delving into tactical details (i.e. Nothing is beyond this person and nothing is beneath this person).
Willingness to work on a flexible schedule.

In addition to technical experience, key leadership competencies are important considerations for this position. Successful candidates will have proven abilities in and exhibit attributes in the following behaviors:

Business Acumen: Sound business background either through graduate education in a related field or successful track record of experience. Keen understanding of overall business strategy, P & L, resource management. Ability to apply this business knowledge to sound business plans for their technical areas of expertise
Organization Building: Ability to translate strategy into organization structure, process and talent plans
Living embodiment of the Companies Vision, Mission and Goals
Emotional Intelligence (self awareness, empathy, self-regulation, balanced motivations, ability to integrate work and life, stress management)
Coaching Skills
Influencing and communication skills
Management Skills:
High impact/quality hiring
Effective delegation and deployment of resources
High level of communication that keeps people focused, productive and engaged
Ability to build functional and successful teams
Performance management
People development

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• Location: San Francisco

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