The Finance Director is responsible for financial plans and policies, the development, interpretation, and implementation of financial controls, and safeguarding the investment of Agency assets. This position manages and directs auditing, accounting, treasury, budgeting, payroll, revenue cycle and related fiscal activity. In addition, the Finance Director has responsibility to maximize the financial position of the Agency and to advise executives and the Board of Directors on financial matters that affect profitability and growth consistent with the Strategic Plan.
Location: Grand Rapids, MI
Bachelor's Degree in Business, Finance or Accounting is required.
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) designation preferred.
A minimum of five years of progressively more responsible or expansive experience is required.
Two (2) years of supervisory responsibility, is required.
Knowledge of accounting and payroll software systems is preferred.
A typical day in the life as a Finance Director:
Directing and managing the finance department including accounting, budgeting, auditing, financial performance forecasts, risk management, payroll and other fiscal matters.
Developing, recommending, and implementing financial policies and procedures to improve the overall operation and effectiveness of the Agency.
Interfacing with auditors and manages the yearly financial audit.
Protecting the assets of the Agency by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing internal controls.
Comparing financial performance with operating plans and standards.
Providing reports and interpreting the results of operations to all levels of management and the Board.
Forecasting short-range and long-range cash requirements and obligations, as a basis for maintaining adequate funds.
Keeping the CEO informed of the Agency's performance and providing financial advice.
Executing cash disbursements for payment of corporate and divisional expenditures in accordance with disbursement policies.
Monitoring financial performance and advising management regarding variances to budget.
Ensuring timely and accurate completion of all required quarterly and annual filings.
Directing the timely contract and other billing preparation in accordance with grant or contract requirements and monitoring accounts receivable for timely payment.
Directing and managing the finance department including hiring, training, development, discipline and technical guidance.
What are we looking for?
Ability to demonstrate strong computer software skills.
Ability to demonstrate strong written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to travel to other locations as necessary.
Knowledge of broad financial and technology applications.
In depth financial, accounting and technology experience
To apply, please forward your resume to: CCWM Human Resources ([email protected])