Chief Financial Officer

Our client in the nonprofit industry is looking for a Chief Financial Officer to join their team in Oakland


Job Description:

  • Implement and iterate an integrated fiscal system
  • Develop internal control policies, guidelines and
  • Develop processes that ensure the separation of functions
  • Create, implement and maintain a cost allocation plan across funding streams
  • Oversee the annual organizational budget report
  • Help analyze the financial details of past, present and expected operations
  • Monitor cash flow and reserve levels
  • Oversee accounts payables & receivables and payroll employees
  • Perform annual staff performance evaluations
  • Prepare and present financial reports for the review of the board of directors and management team
  • Help train, support, monitor and evaluate the ability of the directors and managers
  • Perform financial analysis, forecasting, reporting and monitoring the achievement of funding goals
  • Provide monthly financial reports to directors and managers.
  • Oversee annual audit process, liaise with external auditors and the board of directors
  • Oversee all financial, project/program and grants accounting


  • CPA license preferred
  • Experience in nonprofit industry strongly preferred
  • Experience in restricted and unrestricted grant accounting
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP
  • Proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite, including strong Excel skills
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and organization skills
  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Able to communicate with professionals at all levels
  • Able to work independently and take initiative
  • Able to adapt to changing priorities
  • Able to manage multiple priorities with accuracy and efficiency while meeting deadlines
  • Detail-oriented
  • A team player
  • Strong work ethic



  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related field and a minimum of 10 years’ relevant experience

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