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Leadership Role for Finance and Accounting professional

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Leadership Role for Finance and Accounting professional

Job Description

The Treasurer is accountable to the Board of Directors (BOD) to fulfill the following duties and responsibilities. The Treasurer is the lead advisor to the board directors on financial governance and oversight. They are officers and voting members of the Board and appointed per the bylaws. They must present the financial health of the Nonprofit with monthly financial statements. Also, make recommendations on financial policies, budgeting, audits, and financial risks. Additionally, the Treasurer oversees the capital structure of SIAA and advises the board on the best mix of debt, equity, and internal financing. The Treasurer will work with bookkeepers and accountants to ensure records are maintained according the Generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP).

Qualifications

This position is an extraordinary opportunity for an individual who is passionate about the SIAA’s mission. Selected Officers will have demonstrated finance or accounting training, education, experience or any of the above. Their references will demsontrate high levels of integrity, ethics, and professionalism in the finance and accounting professions. Thes are the following qualifications:

  • Commitment to the organization’s mission and strategic directions
  • An understanding of and experience with sound financial management and reporting practices
  • A professional finance or accounting credential are preferred but not required
  • Experience with the kind and level of financial information needed at a board level to support decision making
  • An ability to commit the time necessary to fulfill the responsibilities described

Board terms and participation

SIAA’s Officers will serve a two-year term. They are eligible for re-appointment for one additional period. Also, the SIAA will hold Board meetings monthly, and Officers will hold committee meetings in coordination with full board meetings.

Job Description

The Treasurer is accountable to the Board of Directors (BOD) to fulfill the following duties and responsibilities. The Treasurer is the lead advisor to the board directors on financial governance and oversight. They are…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per month
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location

Greater Washington DC Metropolitan Area

Washington, DC, USA

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