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            Job Announcement: DIRECTOR OF FINANCE (download PDF)

Job Title: Director of Finance
Salary: $54,000 - $60,000 w/benefits
Position: Salaried, Full Time with a 3-month probationary period; a 2-year commitment is expected
Location: Los Angeles
Closing Date: Open Until Filled

ABOUT NDLON:

The National Day Labor Organizing Network (NDLON) improves the lives of day laborers in the United States. To this end, NDLON works to unify and strengthen its member organizations to be more strategic and effective in their efforts to develop leadership, mobilize, and organize day laborers in order to protect and expand their civil, labor and human rights.

POSITION OVERVIEW:

Reporting to the Executive Director and working closely with the Development Director, the Director of Finance will strengthen the process and implement the infrastructure and systems needed to support substantial growth over the next five to ten years. S/he will continue to build and manage effective and streamlined financial systems, including financial, accounting, auditing, and systems infrastructure.

As a member of the senior management team, the Director will be involved in strategic planning, evaluation, and professional development initiatives, as well as planning for NDLON’s expansion. In keeping with NDLON’s values, the Director will also interact with member organizations to provide technical assistance and consultations on Finance Development.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES/EXPERIENCE INCLUDE:

  • Strengthen bookkeeping practices, systems, and infrastructure needs.
  • Daily management of accounts payable, cash disbursements, cash receipts, accounts receivable, etc.
  • Prepare monthly and quarterly financial reporting materials and metrics for NDLON’s management team and Board of Directors.
  • Provide timely budgets and financial expense reports for any active grants
  • Oversee and direct organizational and programmatic budgeting and expense reporting.
  • Serve as a business partner to the Executive Director on the organization’s financial and accounting processes.
  • Prepare audit schedules and coordinate all annual audit and tax filing activities.
  • Develop and manage Financial Forecasting and Investment plans for new resource generation.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Assist NDLON staff and members in development and implementation of communications strategies, including but not limited to: drafting, editing, and disseminating talking points, press releases, multi-media documents; pitching events to the media and training spokespeople.
  • Maintain and develop relationships with an active list of national and local press contacts.
  • Promote NDLON-related activity through creation and management of original content for social media, email, and web platforms.
  • Represent NDLON in variety of external settings, including conferences and coalition working groups.

HOW TO APPLY: Application packet must include: Cover letter, resume and three references. All application materials should be sent electronically to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with subject line “Director of Finance."


NDLON is an Equal Employment Opportunity workplace. People of color, LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) people, bilingual people, women, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.