Job Opening: Chief Financial Officer

Posted by Ideastream Public Media ; Posted on 
Job Opening: Chief Financial Officer





The successful candidate will possess:

  • Thorough understanding of cash management, financial modeling and forecasting, budgeting, purchasing, and business systems
  • Strong working knowledge of Windows, MS Office Suite
  • Broad general facilities management know-how.
  • Broad knowledge of administrative and management information systems.
  • Demonstrated team leadership, management skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills; presentation skills.
  • Demonstrated emotional intelligence; integrity, tact, diplomacy, etc.
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Negotiation skills.
  • Significant experience in working with a board of directors and its related finance, audit and investment committees
  • Demonstrated decision making and delegation skills.
  • Experience working in a non-profit organization (preferred)
  • Experience working in a public media organization (preferred)
  • Familiarity with the requirements of the Federal Communications Commission, IRS and state regulations relating to non-commercial media (preferred)
  • Familiarity with the requirements of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (preferred)
  • Demonstrated  successful, professional experience in similar management position
  • A seasoned level of experience in a senior financial operations role
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher, Major in accounting, MBA, CPA a plus.


For a complete job description and to apply please go to  click on the job title Chief Financial Officer.