ABOUT THE POSITION
Reporting to the President and CEO, the Chief Financial Officer/Treasurer (CFO) is a senior-level position and core member of the Executive Leadership Team. Working closely with other members of the Executive Leadership Team, the CFO is responsible for leading and managing the finance and administrative structures to meet the evolving needs of a dynamic, results-driven philanthropy. The CFO will serve as a thought-partner, strategist, and technician working with and through the staff teams as well as the Board Investment and Audit Committees. This includes managing activities associated with security and investment of the Foundation’s assets; ensuring financial practices, policies, and procedures meet the Foundation’s short and long-term objectives; and implementing regulatory and operational best practices that advance racial equity principles in grantmaking and administration.
This is a unique opportunity to join an organization that is actively reviewing its strategic focus to deepen impact and seeking to refine its operations to more powerfully address inequities in education, so that all students benefit from an excellent educational experience.