Chief Financial Officer

Employer
Creative Financial Staffing
Location
Houston, Texas
Posted
Jun 25, 2024
Closes
Jun 26, 2024
Ref
2782068942
Level
Executive
Work Mode
Hybrid
Hours
Full Time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Non-profit
Chief Financial Officer at Non Profit Opportunity!

Mission-Driven Culture
: Experience the satisfaction of working for an organization with a clear sense of purpose and a commitment to creating positive social impact. Join a community of like-minded individuals who are passionate about making a difference in the world.

Overview: As the Chief Financial Officer, you will play a crucial role in guiding the financial health and strategic direction of the organization. Reporting directly to the Executive Director, you will be responsible for providing leadership in financial planning, analysis, and management, ensuring the organization's resources are effectively utilized to fulfill its mission. You will collaborate closely with the Executive Team to drive operational efficiency and support strategic initiatives.

Perks of the CFO Role?
  • Meaningful Impact: Be part of an organization dedicated to making a positive difference in the community. Your work directly contributes to advancing our mission and creating lasting social change.
  • Collaborative Culture: Join a team of passionate individuals who are committed to working together to achieve common goals. Our inclusive and supportive work environment fosters collaboration, creativity, and innovation.
  • Work-Life Balance: We value the well-being of our employees and strive to promote a healthy work-life balance. Enjoy flexible work arrangements, generous vacation days, and wellness programs designed to support your overall well-being.
  • Competitive Benefits Package: We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, retirement plans, and other employee benefits, to support your financial security and overall wellness.
  • Employee Recognition: Your contributions are recognized and appreciated. We celebrate achievements, milestones, and outstanding performance through various recognition programs and events.

CFO Key Responsibilities:

  • Strategic Planning:
    • Assist in formulating the company's future direction by providing financial insights and participating in strategic decision-making processes.
    • Support tactical initiatives by analyzing financial data and providing recommendations to optimize resources.
  • Operational Leadership:
    • Participate as a key member of the Executive Team in decision-making processes that impact the operations and strategic direction of the organization.
    • Collaborate with department heads to align financial strategies with operational goals and objectives.
  • Financial Management:
    • Oversee, manage, and analyze financial performance, including budgeting, forecasting, and financial reporting.
    • Develop and implement financial policies, procedures, and controls to ensure compliance and mitigate risk.
    • Supervise the accounting department, providing guidance and support to ensure accurate and timely financial transactions and reporting.
  • Facilities Management:
    • Work closely with Property Management for all locations to ensure efficient and cost-effective facility operations.
    • Monitor facility-related expenses and identify opportunities for optimization and cost savings.

    CFO Qualifications:
    • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration, or related field; CPA or MBA preferred.
    • Proven experience 5+ years in a senior financial management role, preferably within the non-profit sector.
    • Strong financial analysis skills with the ability to interpret complex financial data and provide actionable insights.
    • Experience overseeing financial reporting, budgeting, and forecasting processes.
    • Excellent leadership and communication skills with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.
    • Demonstrated ability to develop and implement financial strategies that support organizational objectives.
    • Knowledge of non-profit accounting principles and regulations is highly desirable.
    • Proficiency in financial management software such as Financial Edge and/or Blackbaud