Fractional CFO / Financial Strategist

Avenue Small business School is an award-profitable social company quickly growing to convey our entrepreneurial teaching to every corner of the globe. We are on the lookout forward to elevating our economical acumen by contracting an skilled, analytical group player to supply advice and counsel as a fractional CFO. This job provides an possibility to propel our growth toward its upcoming level of influence. We are trying to find someone who is passionate about our mission, has experience in the worldwide social organization/NGO sector, thinks strategically, creatively, and tactically about economical initiatives, and is energized by collaborating to optimize our effect.

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About Avenue Small business School

Road Enterprise College (SBS) allows gals dwelling in poverty to get information and self-confidence, start modest companies, double their incomes and carry their family members out of poverty. We have engaged in this operate considering that 2008 by delivering an award-profitable entrepreneurship coaching curriculum right to gals. In 2016, we commenced scaling by means of a social franchise model in which we prepare other NGOs to supply the SBS plan in their neighborhood communities, enabling them to amplify their have influence.

SBS currently has a lot more than 400 qualified Guide Coaches from 165+ partner NGOs working in 26 international locations. We aim on impact and building measurable adjust:

  • SBS graduates have long gone from residing on $1.35 a working day on normal, to $4.19 a day two several years later
  • 89% of SBS graduates have at least 1 company two yrs immediately after they graduate

SBS is a non-profit social franchise with far more than 35 world-wide crew associates. SBS has been regarded as the Greatest Non-Earnings, named by 14 Nobel Peace Laureates, has been awarded the System Innovator Award from Segal Family members Basis, has been chosen as a Fellow at The Miller Centre, was a finalist for the Kirby Prize, and has been showcased in Entrepreneur Journal, Barron’s, the New York Periods and some others.

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Why you are going to come to feel excellent about performing for Avenue Business enterprise School:

  • You’ll be challenged, you’ll be motivated, and you will be very pleased to see your spark igniting modify close to the earth
  • We create transformational affect. By supporting the international growth of our Avenue Small business University, your function will immediately contribute to that impact.
  • You’ll be surrounded and motivated by other workers with passion, commitment, and push. We enjoy to assistance beneficiaries, partners and team members to attain their complete prospective
  • We aid people today to solve their have problems producing dignity, ownership and self-sufficiency rising cash flow not only cuts down poverty, but it also spurs investment decision in children, makes better self-esteem, will increase bargaining electric power, and minimizes domestic violence.

What you’ll do:

Strategic Assessment & Economical Modeling

  • Collaborate with the Management Workforce to produce fiscal mapping for our development approach.
  • Aid build essential metrics and the mechanism to keep track of them, in order to information progress tactic.
  • With Organization Director, generate periodic analyses on metrics, unit prices, and other crucial facts factors to manual method implementation and forecast expansion.
  • Direct in the advancement of built-in/subtle monetary products and tools to explore SBS possibilities in partnerships and operations.
  • Function with the Enterprise Crew to investigate/build forecasting and budgeting innovation.
  • Assess KPI traits, give strategic insights and suggestions to organizational functions.  


  • Perform with Business Director to develop allocations, direct and oblique to mirror percentages in accordance with regulatory necessities.
  • Audit latest money reporting procedures and methods and suggest improvements.


  • Audit current monetary recordkeeping techniques, like grant/fund accounting and propose improvements
  • If the business pursues federal government grants, create devices, protocols and reporting templates to guarantee large high quality compliance. Share abilities of contract negotiations and task-centered budgeting.

Operational Management

  • Guide in the ongoing improvement of documentation especially as it supports transitions towards advanced donors and/or governing administration funding.
  • Collaborate with SBS Philanthropy Group to give innovation surrounding donor displays and reporting.
  • Overview staffing and extensive-expression expansion needs for the enterprise team with consideration for organizational growth, including succession scheduling.

What you’ll need to have to succeed in this role:

  • 8-10 years of encounter leading the monetary tactics for a international nonprofit – experience with intercontinental enhancement is essential.
  • Experience in grant accounting (which include potent know-how of present-day GAAP pronouncements for income recognition, determination of conditional/unconditional & restricted/unrestricted funding). Demonstrable knowledge in subgrant accounting implementation and analysis.
  • Strong analytical expertise and an potential to plainly articulate economical method.
  • Strategic contemplating with a major-photo mentality.
  • Accounting capabilities and qualifications, including expertise in the functions of a nonprofit.
  • Passion for the mission of the group and an knowledge of the nonprofit sector.
  • Versatility and the capacity to consider exterior the box.
  • A positive frame of mind, a drive to understand, and a perception of humor.

SBS believes our workforce is much better and more powerful with a range of views and activities. We welcome applications from candidates traditionally underrepresented in the nonprofit sector, particularly in just the international improvement sector. If you do not meet up with all mentioned qualifications but feel you can thrive in just this role, be sure to take into account making use of for this position, significantly if you are a prospect with an identity that is marginalized inside of the United States. SBS is happy to be an equal option employer and is fully commited to offering workers with a function atmosphere free of discrimination and harassment.


This is a aspect-time contract placement anticipated to final 3-6 months, approximated at 10 hrs/7 days with a income range of $40-$50/hour, centered on knowledge. This position is thoroughly distant the means for occasional travel to our Boulder business office may well be necessary.

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We encourage purposes from varied candidates of all sorts. Remember to shoot us an e-mail allowing us know how doing the job for us would be a dream come true for you to work with “Financial Strategist” in the topic line. Though we enjoy, like, love initiative on the position, no phone phone calls be sure to. Certified candidates will be contacted for an job interview!