CRDF Global is recruiting an experienced Controller reporting to the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to lead the organization’s Accounting function including General Accounting, International Payments, and Payroll. The ideal candidate works well in a team environment and will display a can-do attitude focused on process improvement and building relationships across the organization. The Controller should have relevant nonprofit accounting and finance knowledge and experience. Skills required include, but are not limited to leadership, strong customer service, interpersonal and communications skills, excellent Excel skills, and strong problem-solving and organizational skills. This position requires customer service and supervisory experience.
Enforces and maintains policies/controls and develops procedures to deliver organizational requirements
Plans and supports the execution of goals and objectives; accountable for the team’s performance
Recruits, supervises, develops, and retains staff
Provides organizational training on use of tools and systems
Supports the CFO with Committee and Board preparation
Leads preparation for annual external and internal audits. Interacts with auditors, manages field work and subsequent negotiations
Prepares and leads preparation of tax filing requirements (federal and state)
Prepares monthly financial statements
Analyzes monthly ledger activity and closes month- and year-end
Analyzes the impact for changes in accounting and federal regulations on the organization
Ensures integrity of Costpoint GL and Subledgers, Deltek T&E, and Impromptu systems
Ensures Financial and Regulatory compliance U.S. GAAP and Uniform Guidance
Ensures resources, training, and tools are adequate to support the Payments function
Manages banking and vendor relationships
Measures and tracks customer satisfaction
Ensures resources, training, and tools are adequate to support the Payroll function
Measures and tracks customer satisfaction
Partners with HR department on benefits administration, 403(b) and related audit, deductions, and compensation
Licensed CPA required
Minimum 10 years’ experience in Finance or Accounting
Minimum 5 years nonprofit and/or U.S. government contracting experience
Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting
Knowledge of Impromptu and Deltek T&E and Costpoint, a plus
Experience managing financial systems
Advanced Microsoft Excel skills
Previous audit experience
Experience in international program activities, a plus
U.S. work authorization is required
CRDF Global is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) CRDF Global provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disabled status.
CRDF Global offers a competitive salary and benefits package.
To apply, please complete our online application and include a cover letter, resume and contact information for three (3) references.
About CRDF Global
CRDF Global is an independent nonprofit organization founded in 1995 in response to the collapse of the Soviet Union and the threat of large-scale proliferation of weapons technology from the region. With support authorized by the Nunn-Lugar Act of 1991 and the Freedom Support Act of 1992, as well private foundation contributions, CRDF Global embarked on bolstering the global scientific community and fostering alternatives to weapons research.
In the past 25 years, our work has expanded to address ever-changing global concerns, but our commitment to ensuring the success of our partners remains the same. We are a leading provider of flexible logistical support, program design and management, and strategic capacity building programs in the areas of higher education, CBRNE security and nonproliferation, border security, cybersecurity, global health, technology entrepreneurship, and international professional exchanges.
With offices in Arlington, VA; Kyiv, Ukraine; and Amman, Jordan, CRDF Global’s diverse staff and networks of local community and government stakeholders deliver tailored programs that meet specific regional needs in over 100 countries across the globe.
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