Feminist Jobs & Internships
|Job Title:||Director of Finance|
|Organization:||The Women's Foundation of California|
|Description:||The Women's Foundation of California is a publicly-supported grantmaking foundation that invests in women as a key strategy for creating a California where all communities are economically secure and can thrive. To achieve this, we connect a broad network of partners across California, including individuals and organizations, to resource bold community-led solutions and help move the best to scale, catalyze ideas by applying a gender analysis to complex issues, communicate complex issues in a way that builds public resolve to act, and influence and act on public policy with an expertise developed through cross-community and cross-sector collaboration.
Can you hold a vision as large as ours while taking care of the details? If so, bring your skills, knowledge and experience to our team in San Francisco and put them to work managing, reporting and stewarding our financial resources. As the person primarily responsible for the Foundation's financial operations and administration, you'll report to our VP of Development and Finance and will work with others on the team to ensure the financial stability and sustainability of the Foundation.
Your commitment to the mission, goals and values of the Women's Foundation of California will be expressed through your implementation of financial policies and practices to plan, track, report, evaluate, grow and safeguard our assets. Your own growth will be supported by the people and policies of the Foundation, and your successes will be mirrored by the successes of the women and girls supported by our grants and programs.
Our ideal candidate has at least a BA/BS in Accounting, 7+ years in nonprofit accounting, including experience with audits, automated databases and accounting systems (Financial Edge preferred), budgeting and supervision. Please visit our website (http://www.womensfoundca.org/director-finance) to see the full job description and learn more about the Foundation. If the position appeals to you and you meet the minimum requirements, you are invited to provide the following as your initial application for Director of Finance:
* A cover letter stating your interest, availability and general qualifications
* A resume or CV outlining your skills and experience
Submit your complete packet via reply to this posting, or to the email listed on our website. Those meeting the minimum requirements will be asked to complete a formal application prior to further consideration.
The Women's Foundation of California provides equal employment and advancement opportunities to everyone, thus employment decisions are based on merit, qualifications and abilities. The Foundation does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, size, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, familial status, veteran status, disability, AIDS/HIV status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.