The Society of American Florists (SAF) seeks an experienced, well-rounded individual to wear multiple hats as the Director of Finance and Administration. This position will oversee the organization’s financial and human resource operations.
This is a tremendous opportunity for a finance and human resources specialist to boost the internal capabilities of a well-established, longstanding trade association.
The successful candidate will:
Have a firm understanding of accounting, financial and business principles.
Combine operational and strategic thinking.
Be a hands-on and collaborative manager.
Help establish financial strategies for the organization.
Ensure all HR practices are up to date and applied.
Establish processes to ensure legal and regulatory compliance.
Oversee day-to-day functions of the finance department.
Manage cash flow and financial forecasting.
Work with project directors to monitor budgets, dues, registrations and other income and expenses.
Coordinate and lead the annual audit process.
Oversee the annual budgeting process.
Update, document and implement all financial policies and practices to improve efficiency and maintain internal controls.
Ensure accurate preparation of all tax filings and disclosures relating to 501c (5) organizations.
Oversee all personnel, employee relations and equal opportunity functions of the organizations.
Act at the primary point of contact on organization’s insurance needs and benefits package.
CPA preferred; bachelor’s degree in accounting.
At least seven years of broad financial and human resources experience.
Track record of problem-solving skills and setting priorities.
Ability to clearly communicate financial concepts to colleagues who do not have financial backgrounds.
Personal qualities required and non-negotiable:
Send resume to Drew Gruenburg, COO, Society of American Florists. email@example.com.
Internal Number: Administration1
About Society of American Florists
National trade association for the floral industry representing growers, wholesalers, retailers, importers and suppliers.