The United Way of Northwest Vermont (UWNWVT) is a leading organization in Chittenden, Franklin and Grand Isle Counties that harnesses the power of nonprofits, government, businesses and thousands of volunteers to address the complex human care needs of our community members. We believe that true social innovation comes from creative collaborations.

The Director of Finance will provide strategic financial leadership and run the day- to -day Accounting and Finance functions of the organization, will serve as a senior member of UW’s leadership team to support the staff, board, and partner agencies, and will serve as staff leader to these board committees: Finance and Operations, Investment, and Audit. Key areas of responsibility include developing and managing the operating budget and multi-year plan, financial and business reporting and forecasting, ensuring proper controls of financial and non-financial resources, and adherence to United Way Worldwide reporting guidelines.

Minimum qualifications include 5+ years of financial management, Bachelor’s degree in finance, Masters Degree and / or CPA/CMA preferred. Expert knowledge in Accounting Principles and Financial Accounting Standards highly desired. Nonprofit accounting and financial experience preferred. High technical aptitude desired with knowledge of complex data systems.

Ability to manage a complex financial operation while working hands-on in daily operations. Commitment to excellence and passion for the mission of United Way of Northwest Vermont.

Interested candidates may visit to download the job description, experience/position requirements and application directions.

For confidential consideration, candidates should email a resume and cover letter by June 30, 2017 to: No phone calls please.

UWNWVT is an equal opportunity employer.
Candidates from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Job Details

  • Position Type: Administration
  • Location: Chittenden County
  • Employment Type/ Status: Full Time