Director of Finance and Administration

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Candidates in the Washington DC, Maryland and Virginia areas preferred.
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The Director of Finance and Administration will manage all financial and administrative services for the CORE Group and will provide strategic business guidance to further develop CORE as a financially sound organization.

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  • Bachelor’s degree required, MBA and/or CPA desired. Twelve years experience in finance and business development with supervisory experience. • Experience with US Government grant, sub-grant and accounting procedures in the nonprofit sector required. Experience with foundations, non-US donors desired. Broad general business background required. Knowledge of GAAP necessary. • Strong understanding of NICRA including negotiation with USAID and donors, monitoring systems to effectively manage NICRA. Knowledge and ability to design and develop accounting systems and procedures; CORE Director of Finance and Administration JD • Strong knowledge in financial modeling, forecasting, and advanced Excel usage, as well as on-line invoicing and management systems; • Experience with audits necessary. • Experience managing an accounting system and invoicing system, preferably SAGE Intact. Excellent analytical and abstract reasoning skills, plus excellent organizational skills;
  • Sensitivity to other’s point of view in order to influence behavior, change an opinion, or turn a situation around; Cultural competency required.
  • Experience in managing people required.
  • Ability to run effective meetings and facilitate group discussions; to lead decision-making processes; Experience presenting to Board of Directors.
  • Must have in-depth knowledge of Sage Intact and experience with accounting system conversions and implementation processes.
  • Strong English writing and speaking skills required. Proven ability to communicate effectively and to work well in a team environment.
To apply, send a resume and cover letter explaining your interest in the position to: Use “DirectorFinance_Last Name” as the subject line – no phone calls please. Only potential interviewees will be contacted