Community Foundation Seeks Controller

Vermont Community Foundation
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Location: Addison County, Bennington County, Caledonia County, Chittenden County, Essex County, Franklin County, Grand Isle County, Lamoille County, Orange County, Orleans County, Remote, Rutland County, Washington County, Windham County, Windsor County,
About the Job

The Controller, a key Finance Department role, is responsible for maintaining VCF’s financial records in compliance with GAAP. This includes managing accounting processes, overseeing the accounting system, and preparing financial reports. The Controller also leads the annual audit, tax return preparation, and collaborates on the annual budget. Supervising the accounting team, the Controller supports financial analysis, advises on accounting issues, and ensures regulatory compliance. Essential skills include a Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance, CPA certification, experience with accounting software, and strong analytical, management, and communication skills. The role requires a commitment to teamwork, integrity, and continuous improvement.

If this sounds like a good fit for you, please review the complete job description. Qualified applicants may send their resume and cover letter to Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Employer's Approach to Diversity, Equity, & Belonging

The Vermont Community Foundation is committed to addressing diversity, equity, and belonging through a number of channels:
• through the Foundation’s grantmaking—as seen, in particular, by our key COVID-19 pandemic recovery initiatives for Welcoming, Equitable, Anti-Racist Communities;
• through an internal working group that is focused on short- and long-range plans and actions that elevate and expand our organizational values related to race, equity, power, privilege, and engagement; and
• through evaluation and improvement of the organization’s hiring and retention practices.

Wage or Salary
$100,000 - $120,000