Financial Controller

STATUS: FILLED

We are looking for a Financial Controller to develop finance strategy/policies to help meet our funding goals and reporting requirements. This role will liaise with the executive team to determine more effective ways to handle corporate funding, tax issues, risk management and growth financing. You will also provide guidance for the accounts support role, including accounts setup and management.

Planning

  1. Develop financial and tax strategies

  2. Manage the capital request and budgeting processes

  3. Develop performance measures that support the company's strategic direction

Operations

  1. Manage the accounting and tax functions.

  2. Oversee the group's accounting systems

  3. Oversee the development and execution of contracts, volunteer agreements and any other formal agreements

  4. Supervise acquisition due diligence and negotiate acquisitions

Financial Information

  1. Oversee the issuance of financial information

  2. Report financial results to the board of directors

Risk Management

  1. Understand and mitigate key elements of the company's financial risk profile

  2. Construct and monitor reliable control systems

  3. Maintain appropriate insurance coverage

  4. Ensure that the we comply with all legal and regulatory requirements

  5. Ensure that record keeping meets the requirements of auditors and government agencies

  6. Report risk issues to the board of directors

  7. Maintain relations with external auditors and investigate their findings and recommendations

Funding

  1. Monitor cash balances and cash forecasts

  2. Provide fundraising team with financial requirements for fundraising.

If you or someone you know has a strong background in corporate financial management and a strong desire to become an integral part of our team, we would LOVE to hear from you - please contact Michelle Playoust michelleplayoust@globalwomenleaders.org.