The Children's Heart Foundation was founded in 1996 and is the country's leading organization solely dedicated to funding congenital heart defect (CHD) research. The ideal candidate will contribute to the overall success of the organization by effectively managing all financial tasks.
The Finance Director is a key member of the leadership team reporting directly to the CEO. The position oversees all financial management and donor database operations.
Direct the annual budgeting process in close coordination with the CEO.
Manage budget of $3 million.
Manage budget adjustments and forecasts.
Manage day-to-day processing of accounts receivable and payable using internal systems (including Financial Edge and Raiser’s Edge).
Manage bi-monthly payroll.
With the CEO and Board Treasurer, manage the investments.
Donor Database Management
Supervise the Finance Coordinator to ensure the timely and accurate management of donor gifts and information.
Board Relations and Corporate Compliance
Serve as the main liaison to the National Board Treasurer and applicable Board Committees on financial matters.
Coordinate the IRS 990 filings with CEO, Treasurer and Auditor.
Expertise; Skills and Attributes Required
Minimum of 5-years relevant experience in nonprofit financial oversight and management, including tax and other compliance implications.
Experience managing budgets of $5 million.
Experience in a national office with volunteer chapters preferred
Bachelor degree in Business, Finance, Accounting. MBA is a plus.
CPA preferred but not required.
Excellent computer skills and proficiency in Excel, Word.
Minimum 5years, Financial Edge and Raiser’s Edge
Experience managing payroll.
Strong attention to detail, organizational skills, sound judgement and decision-making.
Excellent administrative management, interpersonal skills and collaborative management style.
Demonstrated commitment to high professional ethical standards and a diverse workplace.
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written and comfortable speaking to groups of various sizes and backgrounds.
Recognizes role as ambassador of the cause: Trustworthy and high sense of integrity.
Ability to travel and work occasional evenings and week-ends.
About The Children's Heart Foundation
The Children's Heart Foundation was founded in 1996 and is the country's leading organization solely dedicated to funding congenital heart defect (CHD) research.