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Director of Finance


How to Apply

Submit a cover letter and resume to [email protected]; please include "Director of Finance" in the subject line. No phone calls.

Oversee daily operations of the accounting and finance functions including grants management/funds accounting. Provide accurate, timely, financial information that allows the entire organization to operate effectively, efficiently, and in alignment with its overarching financial goals. Supervise and assist Manager, Finance & Office Operations who handles A/P, IT and Facilities.

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Last Updated:               March 16, 2020

Position Title:              Director of Finance

Supervisor:                  Chief Operating Officer

Status:                         Exempt


  • Ensure all financial procedures are executed in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles.
  • Recommend and implement effective fiscal policies and programs.
  • Manage accounting and finance functions including payables, receivables, payroll, general ledger accounting, reconciliations, and month-end and year-end close. Prepare departmental and consolidated operating and financial statements.
  • Support all internal functions with requests, regular and ad hoc, for financial information.
  • Assist in the development of the annual budget.
  • Develop and implement budget planning, monitoring, and reporting.
  • Prepare and interpret financial reports and analysis used by management and the Board of Directors’ Finance & Audit Committee in fiscal and programmatic decision-making, forecasting and strategic planning.
  • Prepare reports to grantors and other external stakeholders as needed/required and ensure compliant and timely reporting. Advise NFPRHA management of issues and concerns.
  • Manage annual audit and tax process. Serve as primary point of contact for the auditors.
  • Collaborate and work effectively with senior-level staff, Board of Directors, financial institutions, external auditors and governmental and private contractors.
  • Manage and track the organization’s liabilities; make suggestions to adequately mitigate risks.
  • Research and analyze general economic, business and financial conditions and their impact on NFPRHA’s policies and operations.
  • Keep up-to-date on information and technology affecting functions area(s) to increase innovation and ensure compliance.
  • Supervise Manager, Office and Finance Operations.



  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or related field. CPA preferred.
  • 7 years of demonstrated experience in non-profit finance and accounting



  • Excellent knowledge of and ability to apply accounting, budgeting, grant financial management and reporting, and financial management principles and practices
  • Proven ability to manage all financial activities of a nonprofit organization with revenue from a wide range of donors that include government agencies and private foundations
  • Excellent problem-solving skills including identifying and recommending solutions
  • Ability to exercise sound judgment
  • Ability to work with multiple projects, priorities and deadlines
  • Ability to make timely decisions
  • Proven ability to work collaboratively with others
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to work well in a team environment and independently to achieve common objectives
  • Maintain confidentiality
  • Demonstrated strategic thinking and analytical ability
  • High ethical standards and values
  • Detail-oriented with strong follow-up skills
  • Credibility and confidence to educate, inform, and present to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Technology savvy and ability to support Manager, Office and Finance Operations, in communications and oversight of IT outsourcing vendors
  • Computer literate, excellent spreadsheet abilities, solid Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook abilities, and automated accounting systems competency; experience with Blackbaud’s Financial Edge and Raisers Edge preferred
  • Good sense of humor and willingness to pitch in where needed
  • Strong commitment to NFPRHA’s mission



  • Willingness and ability to travel occasionally, to attend finance related content at meetings of NFPRHA’s Board of Directors.
  • Background and credit check required.
How to Apply: 

Submit a cover letter and resume to [email protected]; please include "Director of Finance" in the subject line. No phone calls.

Job Function: 

Organization Info

National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association

washington DC
11-50 employees
About Us

NFPRHA advances and elevates the importance of family planning in the nation’s health care system and promotes and supports the work of family planning providers and administrators, especially those in the safety net.

Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Mar 19 2020
Active Until: 
Apr 19 2020
Hiring Organization: 
National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association