The National Audubon Society is a nonprofit conservation organization that protects birds and the places they need, today and tomorrow. We work throughout the Americas using science, advocacy, education, and on-the-ground conservation. Audubon’s state, regional, national, and international programs, nature centers, and chapters have an unparalleled wingspan that reaches millions of people each year to inform, inspire, and unite diverse communities in conservation action. As a sentinel species, we recognize that the fate of birds is inextricably tied to the fate of us all.
The VP, Financial Analysis and Business Partnering (FA&BP) is a key member of Audubon’s financial leadership, responsible for providing insightful analysis and reporting on all financial aspects of the organization, leads all organizational budgeting to align organizational goals with our financial plan, and manages the ongoing integrity of financial information throughout Audubon. The VP, FA&BP is responsible for delivering value-added business analysis on a wide range of projects and defining and reporting meaningful financial and operational metrics that lead to insightful, accurate business decision-making. The VP, FA&BP leads team of 10 responsible for creating and monitoring the organization’s budget and reforecasts, partnering with Development to create financial plans that support Audubon programs and align with donor intent.
The successful candidate will be curious, with an ability to identify financial opportunities and emerging issues, propose workable solutions and take on new responsibilities as needed. They must demonstrate a commitment to customer service and have an excellent grasp of financial and accounting concepts, and a high aptitude for analysis and critical thinking. They will be able to communicate complex financial information clearly and concisely and be an expert with sophisticated financial systems. The VP, FA&BP partners with the Executive Team (ET) and their reports to create metrics and reports to guide the Audubon’s resource allocation, and with Development in creating complex budgets for large fundraising proposals and reporting to sophisticated foundation, corporate and government funders.
The role will report to the Chief of Financial Officer to ensure alignment of organizational goals and financial plans.
Planning & Budget
Reporting & Analysis
The National Audubon Society is a federal contractor and an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to a policy of nondiscrimination, inclusion and equal opportunity and actively seek a diverse pool of candidates in this search.
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