Director of Finance (YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities)

Minneapolis, MN
82-90k, Salaried, Full Benefits and Free Family Membership
Jan 21, 2013
Feb 20, 2013
8303 - Post until 2/8/2013
Job Type
Employment Status
Full Time

We are very excited to announce that the YMCA of the Greater Twin Cities has an incredible opportunity for a Director of Finance to join our team!

The Director of Finance manages the planning and budget processes. The incumbent conducts and develops the annual budget; monitors revenues and expenses and works with operations to accurately forecast year-end results. The incumbent coordinates detailed financial research and analysis, special reports and other reviews as required. This position is responsible for cash management, treasury and investment functions. 

Essential Functions

  • Plans, directs and manages the development and execution of the annual budget process in accordance with Association standards.
  • Analyzes monthly budget results working closely with appropriate staff to accurately forecast both current and future years’ revenues and expenditures.
  • Models, analyzes and recommends short and long term operational and capital structure enhancements, based on best practices, which optimize cash flow.
  • Coordinates Treasury and Investment functions including periodic reporting to the Board. 
  • Hires, trains, and supervises the Financial Analysts. 
  • Support the planning, development, and maintenance of financial reporting and accounting related software systems.
  • Networks and builds strong working relationships with Senior and Branch Leadership to provide better planning and problem-solving on behalf of the Association.
  • Maintains close liaison between the Controller and their staff to facilitate the smooth and accurate flow of all financial transactions and reports.

Qualifications - Required

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Business related field
  • Minimum of five years of progressive financial management experience in finance or public accounting or equivalent to include three years of budget preparation, financial modeling and analysis
  • Minimum of two years supervisory experience
  • Effective problem solving skills using resourcefulness to achieve the desired end result
  • Effective oral and written communications skills
  • Effective interpersonal and relationship skills and ability to question and challenge where appropriate
  • Proficient user of the Microsoft Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Ability to view the numbers from a business perspective
  • Confident self starter

Qualifications - Preferred

  • MBA degree.
  • Treasury management experience
  • Experience in non-profit accounting
  • Experience with sophisticated ERP software systems
  • Experience with sophisticated financial software systems such as GP Dynamics

Physical Demands

  • Must be able to work on a computer for extended periods of time
  • Ability to travel to various locations


To take advantage of this exciting opportunity, please apply online by 02/08/2013 for first consideration.

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