KEES has been exclusively retained by Envision Unlimited and UCP Seguin of Chicago in their search for a new Chief Financial Officerto lead a merged, new entity.
Envision Unlimited and United Cerebral Palsy Seguin of Greater Chicago (UCP Seguin) are entering into a strategic partnership that will create a stronger advocate for people with intellectual or developmental disabilities and those with mental illness. Working together, they will be able to expand services, serve more people, and achieve greater effectiveness. The new organization’s mission is to provide high-quality programs so that all people with disabilities, regardless of their ability, reach their full potential and achieve their greatest level of choice, independence, and inclusion in their communities.
The new organization created by Envision Unlimited and UCP Seguin will require a savvy Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to lead all areas related to financial strategy, which in turn will support each affiliate member. The successful candidate will bring strong experience navigating complex organizational changes, preferably steering an organization through a consolidation/merger or organic growth. The CFO will work directly with the CEO and executive leadership team of the new organization to create, initiate, analyze, and recommend changes in the areas of organizational revenue and expenses. Candidates must have served an organizational leadership team and carried responsibility for all areas of finance in an organization with an operating budget of $100,000,000 or more.
Envision Unlimited and UCP Seguin are equal opportunity employers and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other occupationally irrelevant criteria.
This position offers a competitive salary at + / - $170,000 with strong benefits.
To assure confidential tracking of all applicants, no applications will be accepted via email. ALL INQUIRIES WILL BE HELD IN STRICT CONFIDENCE.
This search is being managed by Heather Eddy, President and CEO, and Kiana Martin, Project Coordinator of KEES. Questions may be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
KEES (formerly Alford Executive Search) is a nonprofit executive search firm that builds diverse teams and dynamic leaders. A woman owned and operated firm, KEES offers a full array of nonprofit consulting services including executive search, leadership development, interim staffing, and HR support. For more information, please visit www.kees2success.com
Specific requirements include:
Strong financial and accounting background, including an understanding of profit and loss, balance sheet, cash flow management, advanced cost allocation, GAAP, Medicaid and other third-party billing, and general finance and budgeting.
Financial planning and strategy
Financial risk management
Budget design, creation, and development
Data analysis and forecasting methods
Financial laws, regulations, and risk management practices
Minimum of 10 years in managerial/leadership roles in Financial Administration.
Master’s Degree in Business Administration or Finance required; CPA preferred.
About Envision Unlimited and UCP Seguin of Chicago
KEES (formerly Alford Executive Search) is a nonprofit executive search firm that builds transformative teams and leaders. A woman owned and operated firm, KEES offers a full array of nonprofit consulting services including executive search, leadership development, interim staffing, and HR support. For more information, please visit www.kees2success.com.