811 23rd Avenue E., Bradenton, FL 34208 (941) 747-4655

Chief Financial Officer

Job Summary:

The Chief Financial Officer is responsible for overseeing Meals on Wheels PLUS’s financial and accounting practices, including financial reporting, risk management, cash management, budget preparation, grant reporting and audit functions, as well as oversee Human Resources, Technology and Facilities Operations. The position is a hands-on position reporting directly to the President & CEO.

Major Responsibilities: 

  1. Provides strategic oversight for operations and capital projects; directs and coordinates company’s financial affairs according to established financial principles and practices and government regulations. Establishes financial operational procedures to obtain optimum efficiency, quality control and identifies areas for cost reduction.

  2. Directs receipt, disbursement, and expenditures of money or capital assets. Approves and signs documents effecting monetary transactions.

  3. Prepares for approval and allocates operating budgets and analyzes requests for disbursements to ensure expenditures are within budget guidelines.

  4. Identifies resources for credit and establishes lines of credit and additional resources for Meals on Wheels PLUS’s future growth.

  5. Plans, organizes, and implements overall administration and fiscal reporting; including purchasing, risk management, cash and investment portfolio management; business licensing; grant compliance and regulatory filings and provides leadership for human resource and information technology management.

  6. Prepares the monthly, annual, and forecasted financial statements outlining income, expenses, and earnings along with variance analysis to budget and prior periods.

  7. Directs, plans, and coordinates, along with the President & CEO, relationships and negotiations for business insurance, employee benefits, real estate transactions, bank accounts and credit cards, vendors, and others as needed or assigned.

  8. Directs and participates in management studies, and reports on complex financial analysis and organizational and administrative policies.

Minimum Requirements

  1. Typical experience gained through combination of Degree(s) in Finance or Accounting and at least 10 years of experience in progressively responsible finance positions, including at least 5 years financial management, preferably in the nonprofit business sector.

  2. CPA and/or MBA are highly desirable.

  3. Experience with risk management and insurance is required.

Special Skills, Tools, Technology Requirements

  1. Significant expertise in financial reporting and analysis, planning and modeling.

  2. Superior communication skills, written and verbal.

  3. Superior technology skills.

  4. Leading, coaching, and developing staff, promoting a positive work environment.

  5. Ability to focus on details as well as macro view of organization’s financial status and wellbeing.

  6. Well versed in grant writing/compliance. Experience with the Older American’s Act is highly desirable.

Job Type:  Full Time / Exempt 

Compensation: $110k -$125k

No relocation expenses are available for this position.

Meals on Wheels Plus of Manatee is an equal opportunity employer. Meals on Wheels Plus is a “Drug Free" workplace. Drug testing is mandatory, with a required “negative" result for all federally recognized drugs, including medically prescribed cannabis.
All applicants considered for this position are subject to a Level II background check and must be authorized to work in the United States. References are required. Meals on Wheels PLUS of Manatee, Inc. (“MOWP”) is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with anti-discrimination laws, it is the purpose of this policy to effectuate these principles and mandates. MOWP prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.