Chief Financial Officer

Other Administrative - e.g E.D. (CEO), COO, Fundraising, etc.
Central Region, Long Island Region, NYC Region, Hudson Region, Western Region
Posted 2 months ago

Warren Washington Association for Mental Health is currently looking to fill the role of Chief Financial Officer. This is an Executive-level position responsible for managing and controlling all aspects of the financial, accounting and operational functions of WWAMH. The CFO would provide the CEO and the Board of Directors with accurate financial information to allow for proper fiscal management.

WWAMH offers a comprehensive benefit package including healthcare benefits, retirement plan enrollment, and paid time off including holidays, vacation, personal and sick time. Salary will be based on qualifications.

Responsibilities include, but aren’t limited to, the following:

-Primary day-to-day responsibility for planning, implementing, managing and controlling all financial related activities of the Agency.
-Provides leadership in the development for the continuous evaluation of short and long term strategic financial objectives.
-Provide timely and accurate analysis of budgets, financial trends and forecasts.
-Ensure adequate cash flow to meet the Agency’s requirements.
-Investigate cost-effective benefit plans and other fringe benefits which the organization may offer employees and potential employees with the goal of attracting and retaining qualified individuals.
-Monitor banking activities of the Agency.
-Ensure that strong internal controls are in place in order to provide reliance of all financial reporting.
-Develop the Agency’s budget based on the upcoming funding levels for the year.
-Oversee the management and coordination of all fiscal reporting activities for the Agency including organizational revenue/expense and balance sheet reports, reports to funding agencies, development and monitoring of Agency contracts and grants.
-Oversee all purchasing and payroll activity.
-Coordinate employee pension plan and benefits meetings throughout the year.
-Ensure the Agency has adequate insurance.
-Attend Board of Directors, Finance Committee, Administration and any other meetings necessary for the Agency.
-Effectively communicate with all stakeholders of the Agency.
-Supervise the Accounting/Finance department.
-Authorized to sign contracts on behalf of the Agency.
-Authorized to sign Agency’s checks for Accounts Payable and Payroll.
Position Qualifications:

-Minimum of a Bachelor’s of Science in accounting/finance field. CPA or MBA preferred.
-Five years’ experience in accounting/finance field, preferably in a not-for-profit organization.
-Experience with CFRs and non-profit human services a plus.
-Valid NYS driver’s license acceptable to Agency insurance standards.
The ideal candidate would be detail oriented, have strong communication and organizational skills. And the ability to work in a fast-paced, hands on environment. Previous management experience of operational oversight of a human services non-profit is preferred.

Job Features

Job CategoryExecutive, Nonprofit, Full Time
AgencyWarren Washington Association for Mental Health

How To Apply:

Qualified applicants should send their resume to: Nicole Casey, Director of Human Resources ncasey@wwamh.org