Chief Financial Officer | Iḷisaġvik College | Utqiaġvik, Alaska
Experienced Financial Leader For Nationally Recognized College
Iḷisaġvik College in the city of Utqiaġvik, Alaska seeks an experienced and collaborative leader to serve as its next Chief Financial Officer. The CFO serves as a key advisor to the President and also sits on the Board of the Iḷisaġvik Foundation. The CFO is responsible for developing a financial strategy and implementing plans to achieve success through operational efficiencies, continuous improvement and implementation of best practices, consistent with Iḷisaġvik’s mission and culture.
With an annual budget of approximately $20 million, the CFO manages a staff of seven, supervising all cash and grant management activities while providing strategic level financial oversight and leadership. The preferred candidate will inherit an experienced team of financial specialists who have achieved seven consecutive years of clean audits with zero findings, deficiencies or adjustments.
Iḷisaġvik College is one of America’s leading Tribal Colleges, providing post-secondary academic, vocational and technical education in a learning environment that perpetuates and strengthens Iñupiat culture, language, values, and traditions. The ideal candidate will be an approachable, collegial and collaborative leader with a demonstrated track record of supervisory experience, financial acumen and vision.
Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
The ideal candidate has experience in the nonprofit sector and demonstrates a commitment to high professional ethical standards and brings a variety of experiences and attributes to the organization, including: positive internal and external relationships, effective communication and diplomacy, financial and business acumen, and an appreciation for and cultural fit with a diverse Alaskan community.
The ideal candidate should possess:
Salary range: $132,000 to $150,000 annually DOE. Iḷisaġvik College offers competitive benefits, including 36 days of paid leave, and use of departmental vehicle.
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Applications will be confidential. The position will remain open until filled.
Iḷisaġvik College is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender identity, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran's status, or sexual orientation.