|Location||Santa Clara, CA 95050|
|Date Posted||January 15, 2021|
Scion Executive Search has been retained to conduct the search for the incoming Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Bill Wilson Center, a nonprofit community support organization in the Bay Area which serves youth, adults, and families. Reporting directly to the Chief Executive Officer, this on-site executive leadership opportunity is available for immediate hire and will work full-time from the organization’s headquarters in beautiful Santa Clara, California!
ABOUT BILL WILSON CENTER:
Committed to working with the community to ensure that every youth has access to the range of services needed to grow to be healthy and self-sufficient adults, Bill Wilson Center has been providing services to run-away and homeless youth since 1973. With an emphasis on ending youth and family homelessness, Bill Wilson Center programs focus on building self-confidence and developing personal assets to aid youth and families in permanently changing the direction of their lives. Bill Wilson Center provides services to more than 4,100 children, youth, young adults, and families in Santa Clara County through various programs which focus on housing, education, counseling, and advocacy. Additionally, Bill Wilson Center reaches more than 30,000 clients through its Street Outreach and crisis line programs.
As the organization grows and evolves to best serve its constituents, Bill Wilson Center seeks a collaborative, creative and highly experienced CFO. The organization is excited for the future and with this excitement comes the need for adaptable, communicative, and energetic leadership. As Bill Wilson Center has more than 100 unique public grants and contracts representing federal, state, and local funds, the incoming CFO is a role which requires deep experience with nonprofit finance as well as a background within health and human services.
Key aspects of the role include great strengths in:
In addition to responsibility for finance, accounting, and planning functions- the CFO champions relationships with lending institutions as well as external stakeholders and as a member of the Executive Management team, provides support to operations and program management. Through the implementation of learned financial strategy and careful analysis, the CFO will counsel on the financial implications of managerial, operational, strategic, and programmatic activities.
This highly impactful role is best suited for a candidate who is comfortable with public speaking and presenting reports, budgets and outcomes, who is skilled at building consensus internally among leadership, as well as externally via educating diverse groups and who is confident, yet diplomatic about expressing the best strategic financial paths/options available.
Bill Wilson Center seeks a true partner to the Chief Executive Officer who is driven by the mission of the organization as well as its lasting, regional impact and an executive who is capable of assisting with smart business decisions in collaboration with the leadership team.
COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS:
This amazing, full-time opportunity offers the ability to make a positive impact on the transformation of individual and family lives in the community. In addition to a strong base salary based on years of experience and education, this exceptional role also receives access to a comprehensive benefits package which includes employee medical insurance paid at 100%, dental and vision insurance, life insurance, long term disability, 20 days of paid time off, 12 annual paid holidays, FSA, EAP, 401(k), 403b, and access to wellness activities, complimentary notary services, and entertainment ticket discounts!
APPLICATIONS AND NOMINATIONS:
Bill Wilson Center has retained the services of Scion Executive Search, a national executive search firm specializing in mission-driven organization recruitment, to assist in conducting this important search. For immediate consideration please apply with your resume and cover letter, formatted in Microsoft Word, via: https://tinyurl.com/BWC-CFO
Please address applications to:
Elissa Dumiak, Senior Executive Search Principal
Scion Executive Search
Review of applications, nominations, and expressions of interest will begin immediately and continue on a confidential basis until an appointment is made.
Bill Wilson Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages diversity and equity in all facets of the organization’s work. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other protected class.
ABOUT OUR FIRM:
Scion Executive Search is a retained executive search firm connecting executive nonprofit leadership to nonprofit organizations and foundations across the country. Born out of the nonprofit sector, we provide expert search strategies and leadership for your organization. Our executive candidates are true agents for change, and we are experts at matching their talents, motivations, and passions to your organization’s mission. Scion Executive Search has led hundreds of successful executive searches. Information about our firm’s history and focus is available online.
Scion is an equal opportunity employer and service provider committed to not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, sexual orientation, disability, political affiliation or belief, or any other protected class. We are committed to the principals of Equal Opportunity Employment and are dedicated to making employment decisions based on merit and value, for ourselves, our client companies, and for the candidates we represent.