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Chief Financial & Compliance Officer

Chief Financial & Compliance Officer

Nonprofit Jobs

Portland, OR, or Washington, DC, or Remote

Compassion & Choices is the nation’s oldest, largest and most active nonprofit working to improve care, expand options and empower everyone to chart their end-of-life journey. Since 1980, we have united over 450,000 supporters nationwide to become the preeminent leader of the end of-life options movement. 

Compassion & Choices is leading the way in transforming our “one-size-fits-all” healthcare system, which allows so much needless pain and suffering, into one that puts people in charge of their own end-of-life care. We envision a patient-driven system that honors an individual’s values, religious views and spiritual beliefs. We are working toward an America that respects everyone’s right to make their own end-of-life care decisions, in consultation with doctors and loved ones. We advocate for the range of options to ensure everyone can die in peace and with dignity. 

Reporting to the President & CEO, the Chief Financial & Compliance Officer (CFCO) serves as an integral member of the senior leadership team. This position must ensure the financial health and integrity of an $18 million annual revenue and $18 million cash and investment portfolio and growing 501(c)(3)/501(c)(4) organization. As a leader within the organization, this position will expertly execute all financial, accounting and compliance functions while aligning these areas with C&C’s Strategic Plan and building upon strategic business initiatives. Candidate must have the expertise, leadership and judgement to inspire confidence in the President/CEO, senior team and the board. 

The CFCO manages a team that is ultimately accountable for the overall financial health of the organization. This includes financial planning, record keeping, financial reporting, payroll, contract administration, investments, insurance, charitable gift annuity investments, reporting compliance for state and federal tax, lobbying compliance, business registrations, solicitation registrations, and risk management. The CFCO must have proven expertise in federal and state election reporting and be able to ensure that the organization(s) are operating in a manner consistent with all laws. Expertise in setting up and maintaining C4s, PACs, ballot committees is essential. 

The CFCO works with all leaders across the organization, external partners, and the board of directors to deliver financial results as well as strategic projects that are aligned with the organization’s strategic plan, operational goals, and mission. The CFCO works at all times to demonstrate and champion C&C’s organizational health. This includes exhibiting C&C’s core values of: compassion, respect, courage, credibility and resilience as well as their four cultures: leadership excellence; diversity, equity and inclusion; gratitude and philanthropy. Candidate must have a commitment to realizing a diverse and inclusive workforce.

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Additional Info

Job Type : Full-Time

Education Level : ""

Experience Level : Executive

Job Function : Executive / C-suite, Finance, Legal / Compliance

Nonprofit or Corporate : Nonprofit Organization

Location : Portland, OR, Washington, DC, or Remote

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