Director of Finance-Vermont

South Royalton, Vermont
GWI – Accounting/Finance /
/ On-site
Director of Finance
GWI Vermont
Location: South Royalton, VT
GWI Vermont is seeking a Director of Finance to work onsite in S. Royalton, VT.
This position is responsible for overseeing the financial operations of GWI-VT, as well as ECFiber and LymeFiber, and is a key member of our executive team reporting to the General Manager.

Requirements of the Director of Finance:

    •  BA in Accounting plus 5 - 10 years of increasing responsibility. CPA preferred.
    • Knowledge of Governmental GAAP and application of same.
    • Experience hiring and managing staff.
    • Experience working in small-medium organizations that are in growth mode.
    • Experience and knowledge managing multiple organizations simultaneously
    • Experience with non-profit/government boards and their information requirements.
    • Willingness to mentor new management team members in standard financial practices.
    • Knowledge of the audit process and ability to work with auditors.

Benefits of the Job:

    • Salary of $85-115K
    • Medical, Dental, Vision options
    • PTO, Paid Vacation, 8 paid holidays
    • 401K

Responsibilities of the Director of Finance:

    • Designs and implements standard accounting controls.
    • Analyzes and reports on cash management and flow.
    • Allocates costs between projects.
    • Develops and reviews quarterly and annual budgets with management team.
    • Develops and presents quarterly and annual financial results for multiple companies.
    • Establishes and maintains a purchase order system.
    • Oversees AP, AR, collections, and payroll functions for the company and its managed organizations.
    • Consults with other members of management on price changes and service offerings.
    • Assists Senior Board Financial Advisor on external financial matters.
    • Manages, trains and mentors finance department staff, as necessary.
    • Collaborates with senior management team to establish, measure and report on KPIs.
    • Develops and maintains an approval and signature authority matrix for the organization.
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