Lebanon Valley Family YMCA
This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit, charitable organization in our community. We are committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. The Chief Financial Officer serves on the CEO’s senior leadership team; oversees and manages financial matters, investments and IT systems. This position also provides strategic direction and leadership for YMCA business operations and initiatives
- Bachelor’s degree in business, finance or equivalent; MBA, CPA or CMA preferred.
- YMCA Organizational Leader certification preferred.
- Five or more years of substantive experience in accounting and fiscal management.
- Knowledge and understanding of general business matters required including budget development, financial reporting, cash management, business taxes, banking and debt financing instruments.
- Knowledge of computer systems, including experience with system selection, new system implementation and project management.
- Personal computer skills required.
- Experience with investment management and asset allocation preferred.
- Experience in effectively managing a staff team.
- Previous experience with voluntary/nonprofit organizations preferred.
Monitors monthly financial operations, prepares analysis and reports, and gives guidance to executive and operating staff. Works closely with operations staff on issues that affect financial outcome. Secures and allocates program or project resources so that strategic objectives can be achieved. Prepares specific recommendations.
Reviews, updates, and/or develops internal control systems for the YMCA and oversees internal audits which check for compliance on a variety of policies and standards. Provides recommendations for improvement.
Audits which check for compliance on a variety of policies and standards. Provides recommendations for improvement.
Manages the operations of the accounting/finance, payroll, information systems and other assigned departments.
Oversees and certifies the annual audit and meets periodically with the outside auditors to maintain communications and keep them informed of changes in the YMCA. Ensures that current accounting standards and legal requirements are met.
Actively engages the board in challenging conversations and decision making to advance the Y’s impact. Works directly with assigned committee(s) of the board (e.g., Finance, Insurance, Investment, Audit) to build volunteer relationships, develop policies, monitor their implementation and meet the related needs of the board.
Anticipates trends and their implications on the future of the organization. Manages investments, under the direction of the Investment Committee, and within the risk tolerance expressed by the Board via the asset allocation policy.
Develops performance indicators and measurement systems for tracking strategic plan objectives. Evaluates current business models and leads efforts to modify or redesign business models where necessary.
Oversees preparation of reports to YMCA of the USA and governmental agencies. Oversees preparation of tax returns including IRS Form 990.
Oversees the development of the annual operating budget, including all branch budgets. Guides the organization to make tough choices about what to stop, start, and continue. Works closely with operations staff to ensure that branch budgets are well-planned, realistic, and prepared in a timely manner.
Manages tax-exempt bond transactions and files all necessary reports. Establishes, maintains and/or monitors all banking and financing relationships.
Maintains all necessary records and accounting reports and records all transactions on a timely basis.
Maintains good working relationships with auditors, bankers, investment counselors, attorneys and other professional.
Working with volunteers will lead the association cyber security committee to ensure the security of our systems.
Anticipated start date of January/February 2023.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $84,000.00 – $90,000.00 per year
- Dental insurance
- Employee assistance program
- Employee discount
- Flexible schedule
- Health insurance
- Paid time off
- Professional development assistance
- Retirement plan
- Vision insurance
- Day shift
- Monday to Friday
Work Location: One location
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