Director of Finance and Operations

Chicago, IL | $90K | Job ID: 61581

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Job Description

LaSalle Network has partnered with a leading non-profit organization with a proven mission and commitment to its community. With rapid growth in the last few months they are looking to hire their next Director of Finance and Operations. The Director of Finance and Operations will play an integral role in creating processes and procedures for the organization, as well as partnering with other members of the organization to assist in developing and enhancing programming. The organization is seeking a mission-driven and reliable individual, who has a strong sense of integrity and a growth mindset. This individual will report to the Executive Director and supervise the Office Manager/Bookkeeper. 

Director of Finance and Operations Responsibilities:

  • Prepare, analyze and present financial reports; clearly communicate monthly and annual financial statements, and oversee all financial project/program and grants accounting
  • Work closely with the finance committee and board members on budget and finance-related policies and procedures 
  • Assist with the annual audit process including the draft of the financial statements and related notes
  • Manage organizational cash flow and forecasting
  • Manage the billing process and grant administration for a small number of interagency partnerships and maintain quality control standards for grant billings
  • Invoicing - AP/AR
  • Update and implement all necessary business policies and accounting practices; periodically review and propose updates to the written fiscal policy and procedure manual

Director of Finance and Operations Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of professional and non profit finance experience
  • Management and or Leadership experience
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite and QuickBooks
  • Experience with grants management, financial management, audit oversight, and human resource management
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills, with ability to work with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or equivalent experience
  • CPA a plus but not required

If you are interested in this Director of Finance and Operations opportunity and qualify per the requirements, please apply today.  

Thank you, 


Ali Altmann

Sr. Project Manager – Management Resources

LaSalle Network  


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LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v. 

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