Accounting and Finance

Vice President of Finance


Accounting Career Consultants

Vice President of Finance St. Louis, MO

Job Reference: JOB-28705B

Why is This a Great Opportunity?

Leap into a VP of Finance opportunity that combines growth, culture, and purpose! This is with a passionate not-for-profit aiming to grow by 50% in the very near future. They’re not just focused on growing the company – they’re also committed to taking care of their people. With a high regard for culture and character, this could be your opportunity to make a genuine impact as the top finance professional in the organization. Be part of something much bigger than just numbers and contribute to a life-saving mission that helps save people every day!

Job Description:

  • Oversee financial reporting, budgeting, and monitoring for the organization, presenting regular updates to CEO, department directors, funding agencies, and the board
  • Act as a financial advisor, ensuring departmental spending aligns with legal and budgetary guidelines
  • Work with the CEO to provide cost analysis, budgetary advice, and compliance with all contractual and program requirements
  • Manage accounts payable and receivable, and ensure a disaster recovery plan is in place
  • Spearhead new funding initiatives and develop internal financial control systems
  • Oversee banking activities and automate financial tools to optimize workflows
  • Ensure adequate cash flow to meet organizational needs
  • Attend board meetings, lead the Finance committee, and report on company’s financial status and strategies
  • Prepare monthly financial statements and cash flow estimates for executive management
  • Understand the financial impact of business decisions, prepare growth reports, and implement risk management controls
  • Supervise the Finance department staff, with a focus on performance improvement
  • Participate in statewide behavioral health CFO committee meetings
  • Keep updated on new regulations, participate in professional opportunities, and engage with professional networks


  • 10 years minimum of progressive finance/accounting experience
  • 5 years minimum of experience in a financial management/supervisory role
  • Masters degree in accounting, finance, business administration, required
  • Not-for profit experience strongly preferred
  • CPA designation is preferred

Nick Sikorski
Search Consultant

I look forward to assisting you with your search and assessing whether this role could be a good fit for you. Please apply for confidential consideration!

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