Chief Administrative Officer, Financial Controller
Salary $70000 - $90000 per year + Medical + Dental +Vision
Consultant Marco Maranzano
Date posted June 19, 20187 Times Square New York NY 10036 Robert Walters United States of America
An opportunity has arisen for a Chief Administrative Officer, Financial Controller to join a professional services organisation based in Washington, DC. You will shape the administrative backbone of the firm
- Financial management – monitor company’s finances and ensure appropriate accounting through the cloud-based Deltek system; monitor tax compliance and the unique compliance requirements of an investment advisory firm
- Contract/Award management – manage compliance and reporting, monitor budgets and expenditures, support audits as required
- Human resources – maintain company’s suite of benefits, respond to employee concerns, monitor timekeeping, and conduct new hire onboarding
- Business origination – support preparation of bid responses and proposals that meet client requirements; actively seek and position company for new business
- The ideal candidate would have experience in a senior administrative role inside a private investment firm as well as experience dealing with federal government and/or USAID contracts and grants
- Candidate must have Deltek Costpoint experience
- Although they will have accounting support, the CAO should also have the basic skillset of a CFO
- Enthusiasm for building robust administrative, compliance, HR, and accounting functions in a young and entrepreneurial firm focused on frontier markets.
- Absolute attention to detail and willingness to accept final responsibility for all administrative requirements
- Experience in a government contracting environment, preferably with USAID contracts and grants.
- Experience in a private sector firm, preferably in finance
- Comprehensive knowledge of FAR, CFR, AIDAR, and federal reporting requirements
- BA/BS degree required, advanced degrees regarded very favorably
If you are interested in this exciting opportunity please contact me or click to apply.