Manager of Finance

Company: The Annie E. Casey Foundation

Location: Baltimore, MD

Job Function: Accounting


Background

The Annie E. Casey Foundation is devoted to developing a brighter future for millions of children and young people with respect to their educational, economic, social and health outcomes. The Foundation’s work focuses on strengthening families, building stronger communities and ensuring access to opportunity, because children, youth and young adults need all three to succeed. Casey advances research and solutions to overcome the barriers to success, help communities demonstrate what works and influence decision makers to invest in strategies based on solid evidence.

Summary

The Foundation seeks an individual with deep financial acumen and strong problem-solving skills to serve as its manager of Finance. This role will oversee the accounting of the Foundation’s Investment portfolio for book- and tax-reporting purposes and will manage general ledger accounting and financial reporting efforts.

Responsibilities

  • Lead an annual audit by coordinating field work with auditors and preparing requested paperwork
  • Oversee the timely and accurate completion of general ledger accounting
  • Manage the preparation of all financial reporting, including monthly budget to actual reports, and annual financial statements
  • Assist with reports and presentations for management and trustee meetings
  • Oversee treasury activities, including cash projections, reconciliations and risk management
  • Manage a team of three accountants

Requirements

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience related to tax and financial accounting
  • At least a bachelor’s degree in accounting (a master’s degree in accounting, finance or business is preferred)
  • Certified Public Accounting license
  • Enthusiasm for tackling challenges and being a team player
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Nonprofit or philanthropic experience is a plus

Compensation and Benefits

Salary is commensurate with experience. Casey is committed to helping staff learn and grow, enabling them to bring their best selves to work by offering a range of professional development opportunities, including tuition reimbursement, conferences and training to further develop their skills and expertise. A comprehensive benefits package will be provided, including hybrid flexible work schedule to support a healthy work/life balance.

How to Apply

Please submit your resume, read the full job description and apply online at www.aecf.org/about/jobs