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May 3, 2016   

About World Council of Credit Unions // Careers & RFPs

 

VP Finance - Madison, Wis.


PRIMARY PURPOSE

The Chief Financial Officer is responsible for providing strategic and day-to-day direction related to the accounting and financial activities of the World Council of Credit Unions including timely and accurate reporting of World Council operations, financial conditions and risks; and for assisting in the design and achievement of World Council's long-term financial and business objectives.


PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Lead both strategic and day-to-day operations of finance and accounting
  2. Fiscal Management
  3. Accounting Oversight
  4. Donor Related Accounting
  5. Technology
  6. Compliance
  7. Strategic Support
  8. Leadership

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to ensure individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Education and Experience: Bachelor's degree in Accounting or equivalent education and work experience. Minimum of eight years of financial and accounting experience to include development and maintenance of accounting and financial management system, preferably within a public accounting environment. Five years of management and supervisory experience. Knowledge of federal and local payroll rules and regulations and nonprofit taxation. Familiarity with employee retirement plans, including 401(k) and defined benefit plans.

Language Skills: Fluency in English, familiarity with Spanish preferred.

Computer Skills: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, payroll and general ledger accounting software applications.

 

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of the job, the employee may occasionally be exposed to outdoor weather conditions extreme heat and/or cold and working in unusual places. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit (occasionally for extended periods of time). The employee is frequently required to talk, hear, reach and stand; rarely required to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

 

CERTIFICATES AND LICENSES

Certified Public Accountant

 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

Supervision of Senior Accounting Manager, Staff Accountants, Accounting Assistant and Staff Accountant/Payroll.

TRAVEL

Up to 40 days per year; domestic and international.


This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and can be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities that management deems necessary.

Forward resume and cover letter, including salary requirements to:
World Council of Credit Unions
HR@woccu.org
Fax: +1-608-338-0533
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