Job Description

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Organization: Our client is a dynamic and rapidly growing Georgia-based Non-Profit organization is in search of a CFO to join their team.

Location: Downtown, Atlanta, GA

Salary: Targeted at $165,000 per year, plus excellent benefits

Position Type: In-office

Job Description:

Our client is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to join our team. The CFO will play a pivotal role in our organization's financial leadership.


  • Provide monthly financial statements, tracking, and analysis to ensure transparency and accountability.
  • Highlight the financial strategy of the organization, including performance, goals, and objectives.
  • Ensure the organization's compliance with audit requirements, grant and donor guidelines, and financial regulations.
  • Supervise a team of three, including a Controller and two accounting staff members.
  • Collaborate with external auditors and provide the necessary documentation for annual audits.
  • Manage the organization's financial operations, including budgeting, forecasting, and cash flow management.
  • Engage with state legislators, governors, and private donors to convey the impact and financial needs of the organization.
  • Present financial information effectively and tell compelling stories about the organization's mission.
  • Oversee compliance audits and ensure adherence to nonprofit accounting standards.
  • Work closely with the Chief Philanthropic Officer to secure funding and meet budgetary requirements.
  • Participate in external functions and events approximately once a month to represent the organization.


  • CPA certification is preferred.
  • Previous experience in public accounting is preferred.
  • Strong background in nonprofit accounting, with experience working with municipalities and nonprofits.
  • Excellent knowledge of financial and accounting principles.
  • Ability to engage and communicate effectively with state legislators, governors, private donors, and external auditors.
  • Demonstrated ability to present financial information and tell compelling stories about the organization's impact.
  • Flexibility to work beyond regular hours, as needed, with an understanding that this is not a typical 9-to-5 role.
  • Familiarity with Sage accounting software or similar platforms.
  • Supervisory experience, preferably in a finance or accounting department.
  • A commitment to the mission and values of the organization.


  • Competitive salary with a target of $165,000 per year.
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage.
  • 403(b) retirement plan with employer contributions.
  • Life insurance and disability coverage.
  • Opportunities for professional development and growth.
  • A dynamic and collaborative work environment.
  • The chance to be part of a mission-driven organization that positively impacts the lives of students and communities.

How to Apply: To apply now, please email your resume to Andree Frost,

the organization is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage candidates from all backgrounds and experiences to apply.

Click here to apply online


Atlanta GA
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