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Job Opening: Director of Finance and Operations

Position Title: Director of Finance and Operations
Department: Executive
Reports to: President

Position Summary:
The Director of Finance and Operations positon exists to lead an array of financial, technical and operational “back office” functions for Cross International, while overseeing a small team of “specialist staff” and various outsourced agreements pertaining to outsourced functions. Additionally, the Director of Finance and Operations will hold a “key” analyst role as a financial and business professional to assist the president, board of directors, and management team as new strategic opportunities present themselves. Finally, the role is positioned to provide “hands on” management of the day-to-day needs within finance and accounting, human resources, information technology, general office management and reception services.

Education or Certification Requirements: Bachelor's degree
  •  •  Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, business, economics, or other applicable major is required
  •  •  MBA or master’s degree, preferred
  •  •  CPA, CMA, or other applicable certification, preferred
Experience Requirements: Minimum 7 years-experience in non-profit development
  •  •  7+ years of experience holding positions showing progressive growth in financial and operational roles
  •  •  3+ years of supervisory experience
  •  •  Nonprofit experience, preferred
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required/Preferred:
  •  •  Proven track record of developing, leading, and motivating highly productive teams
  •  •  Detail oriented with the ability to understand “big picture” concepts
  •  •  Excellent written and communication skillsAbility to be an effective supervisor, team member & motivator.
  •  •  Exceptional analytical skills
  •  •  Ability to operate in an agile, entrepreneurial environment with multiple priorities and deadlines
  •  •  Proficient user of accounting software and Microsoft Office software products
  •  •  Experience with Blackbaud’s Financial Edge software a plus
Essential Responsibilities:
  •  •  Is a consistent witness for Jesus Christ; maintains a courteous, Christ-like attitude when dealing with people within and outside of Cross International.
  •  •  The Director of Finance is a “key” member of the organization’s leadership team. Must be able to operate at an executive level, supporting the president and cross-functional peers, and having a keen understanding of organizational psychology.
  •  •  Leads, manages, and shepherds a team of three to five technical specialists and/or other staff in the activities of accounting, human resources, information technology, office management, and reception.
  •  •  Provides information and performs financial and business analysis to assist the president, board of directors, and management in understanding the organization and making well-informed business decisions.
  •  •  Oversees all finance and accounting activities of the organization (budget, financial reporting, closing, G/L, A/P, A/R, payroll, cash management, annual audit and federal form 990 support, etc.), and develops and maintains the internal control structure of the organization.
  •  •  Oversees all human resource activities including support of talent acquisition and management, compensation and benefits, corporate training and development, and disciplinary actions.
  •  •  Responsible for organizational risk management, including the management of insurance through broker arrangements or shared packages with Cross Catholic Outreach.
  •  •  Oversees all information technology, corporate phone systems, internet infrastructure, and technology helpdesk functions of the organization.
  •  •  Acts as the day-to-day “point person” and liaison for all legal, auditing, insurance, and banking partners/vendors, and various outsourced service functions.
  •  •  Is responsible for all general office management needs within the organization and oversees front-desk reception services.
  •  •  Various other duties as assigned.
Application Process:
Please submit your resume by email to HR@CrossInternational.org and include the title of the position in the subject line. Please be sure to include a cover letter detailing your spiritual background.

Cross International is a Christian ministry and provides excellent employee benefits. We are a Christian Humanitarian Aid Agency assisting the poorest of the poor around the world. Please visit our web site to learn more about the mission, vision, statement of faith and core values of our organization.

Cross International

600 SW Third Street, Suite 2201

Pompano Beach, FL 33060

800-391-8545

Cross International is a 501(c)(3)

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