Controller - Non Profit (Hybrid Remote) - Washington, DC

This position allows for 2 days per week remote / work from home. Salary: $110,000 - 136,000/yearManages the accounting and treasury functions while serving as a business partner to all department leaders and promotes diligent financial stewardship for the organizations.


  • Oversees the accounting teams in charge of daily accounting activities such as A/P, A/R, Inventory, G/L to ensure the compliance with US GAAP
  • Oversees the procurement function
  • Oversees the month-end, quarter-end, and year-end accounting close to ensure timely completion and accurate accounting
  • Manages the year-end audit for all entities and maintains a good working relationship with external auditors
  • Manages, reviews, and recommends changes in accounting systems in coordination with the IT Team on various operational applications and systems
  • Serves as the team lead for implementing the new Financial Management System (FMS) and in working cross-functionally as well as with the CFO and the accounting & finance team, to ascertain a successful implementation.
  • Works closely with the Manager of Financial Planning and Analysis on the monthly financial reports, and annual budgeting and forecasting efforts
  • Oversees the treasury function including monthly cash forecast to ensure financial resources are handled and accounted for properly
  • Safeguards assets and financial resources by implementing disciplines of internal controls and audits
  • Reviews financial statements and monthly management reporting package to ensure accuracy prior to publishing
  • Prepares reports/PowerPoint slides of financial performance for presentation at Finance Committee meetings
  • Works with product/service owners to ensure business operations are adequately supported in regards to accounting and financial reporting
  • Researches technical accounting issues relating to non-profit organizations (e.g. FASB statements, bulletins, and interpretations) and serves as an advisor to staff on non-profit accounting, reporting, and auditing
  • Develops and maintains accounting policies, and monitors practices to ensure compliance
  • Oversees the documentation of accounting processes and procedures to facilitate staff training and support
  • Identifies, develops, implements, and oversees process improvements to maximize efficiency


  • Bachelor's degree in accounting with a minimum of 10 years in accounting, preferably for non-profit organizations.
  • 5+ years of accounting and management experience in nonprofit organizations
  • Prior supervisory experience is a must.
  • Experience in international operations, as well as accounting systems implementation is a plus.

Job Profile


North America


United States


Accounting Accounting policies Audit Auditing Budgeting Documentation Financial Management Financial Management System (FMS) Financial planning and analysis Financial reporting Forecasting Internal Controls Training US GAAP

  • Develops accounting policies
  • Ensure compliance
  • Identifies process improvements
  • Manages accounting and treasury functions
  • Manages year-end audit
  • Oversees accounting teams
  • Prepares financial reports
  • Process Improvements
  • Researches technical accounting issues
  • Reviews financial statements

10 years


Bachelor's degree Bachelor's degree in Accounting Finance


2 days per week remote Hybrid Remote (2 days per week in-office)


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