Fractional Chief Financial Officer

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Location

This is a remote position, with preference for Atlanta, GA or remote. Women Who Code is headquartered in Atlanta, GA.

Type

Full-time

Company Overview

Women Who Code is a 501c3 non-profit dedicated to inspiring women to excel in technology careers. As an organization, we have executed more than 14,000 free learning events around the world, garnered a membership exceeding 290,000, and have a presence in 122 countries.


We believe that a team dedicated to making our industry better should reflect the diversity within it. We take our Code of Conduct seriously, and encourage those of groups traditionally underrepresented in technology to apply.

Job Description

The Chief Financial Officer (CFO) will be responsible for taking on a leadership role in financial decision-making and processes that affects our company, and will provide strategic financial input to senior leadership. The successful CFO will play a key role in developing and implementing financial procedures to maintain and improve the financial health of WWCode.

Key Responsibilities

  • Guide the company’s financial strategy

  • Improve financial controls and accounting procedures

  • Build transparency over the company’s financial performance

  • Effectively and clearly communicate potential risks in a timely manner

  • Propose action plans to ensure that annual financial objectives are attained

  • Support the CEO in improving monthly and annual financial plans

  • Monthly financials review and executive reporting

Qualifications

  • 5+ years leading in accounting and finance principles
  • Extreme attention to detail
  • Knowledge of tech industry culture
  • Knowledge of and passion for diversity and inclusion best practices
  • Time management and ability to meet deadlines
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to multitask  
  • Problem-solving and decision making skills
  • Passion for inspiring women to excel in technology careers
  • Willingness to travel when appropriate

Nice To Have

  • Experience in non-profit program, community management, or similar field

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