Director of Finance

Director of Finance

  • Full Time
  • Boston

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The Greater Boston Food Bank

Coordinate and execute financial transactions and activities, such as bill payments etc. Prepare regular financial reports and assist the Vice President of Finance and CFO in the presentation of reports to managers and executives. Create and adhere to budgets for specific departments, projects, and business needs.


Position Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Ensure business processes, administration, and financial management.
Maintain accounting system.
Assist the Vice President of Finance in planning and forecasting activities with business partners to achieve business and company goals.
Assist the Vice President of Finance in preparing financial forecasts.
Monitor financial details to ensure legal compliance.
Analyze revenue, expenses, cash flows, and balance sheets.
Supervise Accounts Payable Team members.
Assist the Vice President of Finance in investigating means to improve profitability.
Review and processes payments. 
Maintain an accurate filing and record keeping system for all financial statements and company documents.
Participates in the execution of changes to procedures, policies, and systems to facilitate expansion, compliance, and scaling of the business.
Cover for the Vice President of Finance in their absence.
Assist as needed in Accounts/receivable and invoicing.
Skills & Competencies

Attention to detail
Strong quantitative skills
Working knowledge of GAAP principles
Ability to manage multiple projects
Understanding of confidentiality
Adept at analyzing information
Decision making skills
Analytical thinker with strong conceptual and problem-solving skills.
Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Excellent report-writing and communication skills.
Solid proficiency in Microsoft Office, NetSuite and other financial planning software.
Strong negotiation skills
Financial modeling skills

Mandatory Education and Experience

BA or BS finance or accounting or related field
3-5 years managerial experience
Proven experience as a Financial Manager
Experience in the financial sector with previous possible roles such as financial analyst
Extensive understanding of financial trends both within the company and general market patterns
Demonstrates the required digital competencies that result in the effective usage of the full range of digital technologies at GBFB.

Work Environment/Physical Demands:

Ability to sit a minimum of 3 hours
Lift up to 25 lbs.
Valid driver’s license

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