Director of Finance


Director of Finance Austin, TX

The Director of Finance will play a critical role in partnering with the CFO in strategic decision making and operations as Waterloo Greenway continues to enhance its quality programming and build capacity. This is a tremendous opportunity for a finance leader to maximize and strengthen the internal capacity of a well-respected, high-impact organization.

You will be a strategic thought-partner, and report to the CFO. The successful candidate will be a hands-on and participative manager and will lead and develop an internal team to support the operations of the accounting and finance team. Youll be creating and maintaining budgets for capital projects, ensure that the contract billing and collection schedule is adhered to and that financial data and cash flow are steady and support operational requirements overseeing the expenditures for construction and design projects and monitor progress and changes, analyzing and presenting financial reports in an accurate and timely manner, collate financial reporting materials for all donor segments and oversee all the project/program and grants accounting. Youll also liaise with entertainers and their management for concert agreements and details.

To thrive in this role, youll need 7+ years accounting experience, with 2+ years being in non-profit accounting. 2+ years of construction accounting experience is a big plus. Youll need to be a multi-tasker with the ability to wear many hats in a fast-paced environment, and personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and dedication to the mission of Waterloo Greenway.

Founded in 2010, the City of Austin collaborated with local leaders to form the Waller Creek Conservancy with the vision of transforming the neglected Waller Creek area into a connected, inclusive and vibrant public park that could benefit the entire Austin Community. Today, the Conservancy and all of the parks many destinations are collectively known as the Waterloo Greenway. So much progress has been made in connecting all the people of Austin to nature, art, culture and to each other and now its time for you to be a part of it!

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