May 10, 2022

Manager of Finance and Accounting (Full Time / Part Time)

  • Dalberg Catalyst
  • Remote
Full-Time Finance/Accounting

Job Description

The Manager of Finance and Accounting has day-to-day responsibility for finance, accounting, budgeting, grants management, payroll, and administration. S/he reports directly to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

This is a tremendous opportunity for a roll-up-your sleeves finance and operations professional to maximize and strengthen the internal capacity of a fast-growing, high-impact organization. Position is remote (work from home), and could be part-time for the right candidate.

Financial Management

  • Manage and administer all aspects of accounting including maintenance of accounting system (currently QuickBooks); oversee part-time outside bookkeeper.
  • Create, analyze, and present financial reports in an accurate and timely manner. Oversee all financial, project/program and grants accounting including compliance record keeping. 
  • Work closely with program staff on the development of grant and project budgets and donor financial reports. 
  • Manage and coordinate the annual audit and 990 processes; liaise with external auditors.
  • Manage annual budgeting process, in conjunction with the CEO.
  • Ensure that the contract billing and collection schedule is adhered to, and that financial data and cash flow are steady and support programmatic and operational requirements.
  • Monitor bank accounts; manage organizational cash flow and forecasting.
  • Manage and administer the organization’s payment process.
  • Maintain all finance and accounting policies and procedures.


  • Manage and administer payroll.
  • Manage insurance coverage.
  • Liaise with IT support provider.
  • Work closely and transparently with all external partners including third-party vendors and consultants.

Hiring Organization

Dalberg Catalyst


  • BS in Accounting or Finance. CPA preferred. 
  • The ideal candidate has 7-10 years of experience providing high quality finance, accounting, payroll, and administrative support to U.S.-based 501(c)(3) nonprofit with international operations.  
  • A track record in grants management and administration.
  • Knowledge of accounting and reporting software. Experience selecting and overseeing software installations a plus.
  • A successful track record in setting priorities; keen analytic, organization and problem-solving skills which support and enable sound decision making.
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills with an ability to prioritize, negotiate, and work with a variety of internal and external stakeholders.
  • A self-starter, with a hands-on approach to getting things done in a fast-paced environment.
  • Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and dedication to the mission of Dalberg Catalyst.

Industry/Service Area

Advocacy/Social Action, Environment, Healthcare/Public Health


Mid-Senior level

Application Instructions

To apply, email a CV and a one-page cover letter to

Deadline: Friday, 20 May 2022

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