WHYY is currently looking for a full-time Sr. Financial Accountant to join our team. This full-time position functions as the key financial budgeting/reporting liaison for all managers across WHYY and orchestrates organizational-wide budgeting processes/timelines, including the annual plan, monthly re-forecasting, and related cash flow modeling. Reporting to the Vice President, Planning and Data Analytics, this position also serves in an assistant treasury capacity, overseeing daily cash management, endowment investment manager performance monitoring, benchmarking, asset allocation compliance and attribution analyses. Extensive ad hoc financial modeling and board/stakeholder reporting required.
The ideal candidate will possess:
a bachelor's degree in accounting or finance.
a minimum of five to seven years' experience in accounting/finance role and/or banking, with at least one to two years' experience with grant or project contract administration.
a minimum of 1-year supervisory experience.
Excellent financial analysis skills, experience working with Treasury and bankers, and the ability to explain financial concepts to non-financial individuals and have them understand are required.
Very Advanced Excel skill set along with experience in various accounting software packages are essential
Knowledge of investment portfolio theory and economic research is required.
Experience with various investment reporting tools including morningstar.com
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