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Chief Financial Officer

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National Center for State Courts
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Williamsburg, VA
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Published 17 days ago

The National Center for State Courts (NCSC) seeks a competent and experienced Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to partner with the organization’s executive leadership team and Board in leading the organization’s financial management and accounting operations and planning for the ongoing advancement and sustainability of the organization.

 

The Organization 

An independent, nonprofit court improvement organization, NCSC provides courts with authoritative knowledge and information in collaboration with the Conference of Chief Justices, the Conference of State Court Administrators, and other associations of judicial leaders. Headquartered in Williamsburg, VA with a staff of 156, NCSC offers international and domestic services to courts and administers federal, state, local government, and private foundation grants and contracts. Learn more here: http://www.ncsc.org/.


The Position

Reporting to the CEO, the CFO leads a finance and accounting team of 12, including two direct reports (Accounting Director and International Finance Director) and serves as the staff liaison to the Board of Director’s Finance, Audit, and Investment Committees. The CFO also serves as a member of the Retirement Plan Advisory Committee. More specifically, the CFO is responsible for: 

Finance Management, Budgeting & Reporting –

  • Preparing and analyzing financial reports and forecasts;
  • Overseeing risk management, insurance, investment, banking, credit, and cash flow;
  • Managing the budget development process;
  • Supporting grants budgeting, implementation, and reporting.

Accounting Leadership –

  • Ensuring timeliness and accuracy of the general ledger and subsidiary records;
  • Overseeing monthly and year-end closings and account reconciliations to prepare for audit;
  • Ensuring all required tax returns are filed;
  • Negotiating and submitting for the Negotiated Indirect Cost Rate Agreement (NICRA).

Internal Controls, Policies & Procedures –

  • Recommending and enforcing internal controls to safeguard assets;
  • Ensuring finance records and systems align with GAAP;
  • Evaluating the efficiency and effectiveness in new accounting technologies and procedures;
  • Managing relationships with insurance brokers and carriers.


Skills and Attributes 

The successful candidate will have a solid track record of strategic visioning and partnering in progressively responsible management level finance positions and success in building high performance teams. They must have knowledge of financial and business modeling, budget development, and general fiscal operations as well as nonprofit, federal grants and contracting, private sector, international, and domestic financial management experience. 

A Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business administration, finance or related discipline, or a combination of education and relevant experience, and a CPA are required.

The National Center for State Courts (NCSC) seeks a competent and experienced Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to partner with the organization’s executive leadership team and Board in leading the organization’s financial management and…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Executive

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Williamsburg, VA
Associated Location
Williamsburg, VA, USA

How to Apply

To apply, upload your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements here. For questions, please contact Adrienne O'Rourke at Adrienne.ORourke@marcumllp.com.

NCSC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/DISABILITY/VETERAN EMPLOYER

To apply, upload your resume, cover letter, and salary requirements here. For questions, please contact Adrienne O'Rourke at Adrienne.ORourke@marcumllp.com.

NCSC IS AN EQUAL…

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