Interim CFO

Creative Financial Staffing
Washington, Washington DC
May 16, 2024
May 24, 2024
Full Time
Employment Type
Organization Type
About the Organization & Opportunity:
  • Our client is a highly established nonprofit organization founded in the 1980's
  • The organization serves and advocates for refugees
  • Opportunity to join a mission driven organization
  • Hybrid work schedule (2 days per week in-office. Must be able to work in-office on Wednesdays)
  • Current employees praise the work-life balance and team oriented culture

Interim CFO

  • Interim CFO will oversee 2 staff who are in-office 2 days/week. Wednesday is the day these staff overlap in the office (one works Tues/Weds in-office and the other works Weds/Fri in-office)
  • Interim CFO will be running reports, analyzing reports, reporting to the board, and writing up financial narratives
  • Interim CFO will be responsible for all year end recs in collaboration with fundraising team. (Organization gets a lot of money out before end of year, in order to close out grants, wire transfers overseas). In January, will do all year end recs with fundraising team to get ready for February board meeting and audit.
  • Interim CFO be reviewing the transactions of the accounting manager daily
  • Interim CFO will complete ad hoc tasks and projects, as requested

  • Must have previous hands-on experience at CFO level
  • Accounting Degree is a must for Interim CFO position
  • Previous nonprofit experience is required
  • Experience with federal grants is required because federal grants account for $22M of their revenue source
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • CPA or MBA is a plus but NOT required
  • Should have previous experience managing annual audits
  • Intacct is system used - previous experience is a plus but NOT required (CFO will use Intacct to get reports and review them)
  • Familiarity with SharePoint
  • Previous or Tally (expense management) experience is a plus but NOT required

Personality Fit:
  • Hands on leader
  • Patience in working with team members who may need some help
  • Listens to colleagues and has the humility to answer questions
  • Fast learner
  • Easy to work with and easily works across departments

Qualified candidates please submit your resume for immediate consideration for this exciting work opportunity!