Director of Finance & Accounting

Community Teamwork

Posted: 5/29/2019

Position Type: Full-Time (Paid)

Function: Finance/Accounting

Primary domain: Human Services

City: Lowell

Postal code: 01852

State: Massachusetts

Country: United States

Organization Information:


Not Available


Mission statement:

Community Teamwork is a catalyst for social change. We strengthen communities and reduce poverty by delivering vital services and collaborating with key stakeholders to create housing, education and economic opportunities.



Position Details:

Job Description:

Director of Finance & Accounting

Are you interested in a position that will make a difference in your life and the lives of others?  Community Teamwork is a private non-profit organization with over 400 employees dedicated to reducing barriers and creating opportunities for low income individuals and families.  

The Director of Finance and Accounting reports to the CFO and oversees the fiscal operations of the agency and supervises the revenue and receivables, general accounting, payables, purchasing and budgeting functions.  Responsibilities include: oversees the computerized system of accounting and budgeting; provide leadership and supervision to staff and effectively communicate expectations and desired outcomes; includes training, staff development, goal setting, performance management; develop and maintain internal financial control procedures, and maintain accuracy of all general ledger accounts for the agency and all subsidiaries; Monitor cash flow within the agency; assist the Chief Financial Officer in planning and coordinating agency audits and reviews and maintain required documents pertaining to agency management including grants, contracts, leases and insurance policies. 







Qualifications include:

  • BA/BS Degree in Business Administration, Accounting or a related field required and 7-10 years’ experience in fiscal management required.
  • Masters and CPA preferred
  • Experience with federal & state funded contracts & grants required.
  • Must have excellent knowledge of the principles and practices of government contract compliance, non-profit accounting, auditing, and financial reporting standards.
  • Must have excellent analytical ability and research skills.
  • Demonstrated project management and planning skills.
  • Excellent computer skills including Excel & non-profit accounting software.
  • Good organizational, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities and work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Good presentation skills



  • Rewarding work environment.
  • 5% of your salary contributed to 401k plan
  • 3 weeks vacation during your first year of employment.
  • Tuition reimbursement.
  • Medical/Dental/Life Insurance/Short & Long term disability + many other excellent benefits.


Commensurate with Experience

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We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.


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