Charter School - Chief Financial Officer - Great benefits, flexible schedules, and fulfilling work.
EAB Solutions is a quickly growing for-profit consulting firm serving Greater Chicagoland's nonprofit industry. We are looking for a passionate individual to join our management team and provide direct accounting services in the areas of private and public education.
We are dedicated to giving back to the community and are known for excellent client care and service line execution. We strongly believe in our values of people, excellence, and community and look forward to increased impact in the years to come.
Position: Nonprofit Chief Financial Officer
Pay Range: $100,000 - $150,000 (based upon experience)
401K + 4% Match
5% Referral and Sales of New Clients
Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
10 days of PTO, 5 days of sick leave, 15 holidays
Sage Scholars Tuition Credit Program
Employee Assistance Program
Company funded LTD and Life insurance
The Nonprofit Chief Financial Officer works directly with clients to maximize return on financial assets by establishing financial policies, procedures, controls, and reporting systems, ensuring compliance through testing and training, and working directly with top management to create budgets, forecasts, and long-term financial goals.
Client Tasks - 90%
Guide financial decisions by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing policies and procedures
Oversee and manage grant compliance including Title funding
Protect assets by establishing, monitoring, and enforcing internal controls
Monitor and confirm financial condition by conducting audits; providing information to external auditors
Maximize return, and limit risk, on cash by minimizing bank balances; making investments.
Prepare budgets by establishing schedules; collecting, analyzing, and consolidating financial data; recommending plans
Provide status of financial condition by collecting, interpreting, and reporting financial data
Comply with federal, state, and local legal requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; filing financial reports; advising management on needed actions.
Maintain financial staff results by coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; planning and monitoring job results.
Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
Work directly with the board of directors and top management in all financial matters
Manage epicenter reporting for Chicago Public Schools
Internal Tasks - 10%
Develop standard operating procedures
Integrate technology to established teams to increase efficiency and productivity
Work closely with the COO to develop and deliver a client management system
Skills and Qualifications:
Managing Processes, Financial Software, Payroll Software, Developing Standards, Accounting, Tracking Budget Expenses, Financial Skills, Analyzing Information, Grant Management, Developing Budgets, Performance Management, Microsoft, CPA not required but preferred.
Must have at least 6 years experience in accounting
Must have charter school or education experience
Must hold at least a bachelors degree, accounting/finance focus preferred
Must have experience with nonprofit organizations and grant compliance
Must be able to travel to client sites across the Chicagoland area, primarily the city of Chicago and the suburbs
About EAB Solutions
We’re a tech-savvy crew of experienced consultants, passionate about changing the world in the way we know best: by empowering and supporting impactful organizations. Through our service line offerings we have brought change to several NPO's across Chicagoland and delivered on our promises of cost savings, increased efficiencies, and revenue generation. Apply today to help spread our impact to more nonprofits!