TSNE is a $54 million nonprofit organization that advances social good and helps nonprofit organizations thrive. The organization partners with hundreds of nonprofits, groups, individuals and foundations in Boston, New England and across the country.
TSNE provides management and consulting services that strengthen nonprofit leadership, capacity and performance.Founded 60 years ago, TSNE operates the NonProfit Center inBoston, provides fiscal sponsorship for 60+ nonprofits, offers in-demand consulting, training, real estate management, and advances inclusion, racial equity and social justice.
Mandates for the CFO will include:
Growing TSNE’s financial planning, systems and capacity to allow the organization to maximize its reach and impact on the nonprofit community
Helping TSNE strengthen its client relationships and enhance the value it provides for clients
Providing the organization with the tools, analysis and reporting necessary to execute well-informed business decisions
The CFO will be a collaborative partner to the CEO, COO, the senior leadership team and the board and will embrace financial reporting and transparency as an organizational imperative. This individual will be an effective conduit and help TSNE’s leadership and staff distill complex financial information into useful and actionable reporting – ultimately, helping TSNE’s clients achieve important outcomes.
The ideal candidate will have executive-level finance, accounting and talent management experience. The CFO’s background will include risk management, nonprofit investment planning and strategy, a strong understanding of U.S. generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and financial reporting standards - especially as they apply to nonprofits. Knowledge of organizational systems and managing in a values and mission driven organization is highly valued; experience with financial issues related to real estate and property management would be a plus.
Additional assets being sought in the new CFO include:
Experience as an accomplished professional with ten or more years of increasing responsibility in financial management culminating in CFO, Senior Financial Analyst, or Controller level responsibilities in the nonprofit sector
In-depth knowledge and expertise in general and nonprofit accounting principles and procedures
Superior analytical skills with the ability to develop visualizations and representations that clearly articulate and communicate complex financial metrics and analyses
Expertise using accounting software and spreadsheets
Capability as a supervisor; an established track record of facilitating growth in direct reports would be a major asset
Demonstrated competence and expertise navigating nonprofit funding and management issues
Competence in and experience with understanding and managing Federal regulations governing the administration of grants and contracts (e.g. OMB A-110, A-122, A-133 and FAR regulations)
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TSNE MissionWorks provides management and consulting services that strengthen nonprofit leadership, capacity and performance. TSNE operates the NonProfit Center in Boston, provides fiscal sponsorship for 60+ nonprofits, offers in-demand consulting, training, real estate management, and advances inclusion, racial equity and social justice.