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Chief Financial Officer - Schenectady, NY

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Management and Administration


Agri-Business Child Development

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Schenectady, NY



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  • Works closely with the Chief Operating Officer (COO) to ensure that all staff maintain fiscal accountability.
  • Supervises and manages all Finance Department staff.
  • Analysis and reporting of financial information and data to the COO.
  • Prepares, maintains and updates program financial policies and procedures to meet the requirements of Federal, State and Local laws and regulations.
  • Prepares budgets with input from appropriate key staff and monitors budgets throughout the fiscal year; continually improves the budgeting process through education of department managers on financial issues impacting their budgets.
  • Ensures the fiscal accountability of the program by following systematic banking practices, and maintaining complete financial, legal and property records.
  • Responsible for funding reports as required, to insure compliance with the fiscal accountability requirements of the Federation’s funding sources and submission of monthly vouchers for reimbursement of expenses.
  • Monitors cash on hand, projects future cash requirements, and takes appropriate action to maintain adequate cash balances to meet operating expenses.
  • Reviews all agency bank account reconciliations.
  • Maintains a perpetual inventory of property, property improvements, equipment, and buses for the agency and funding sources as required.
  • Provides all required information, documentation, and records in the facilitation of audits.
  • Attends Administrative Staff meeting, other agency meetings and training as required.


  • Certified Public Accountant or Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Business Administration and five years of experience in financial management.
  • In lieu of above, an appropriate combination of Bachelor’s Degree and ten years of financial management and supervisory experience.
  • Detail oriented; multi-tasker; ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines.


  • Non-profit experience
  • Ability to work as a team member and with a diverse population.
  • Excellent communication, problem solving and organizational skills.
  • Self-motivated.
  • Demonstrate good judgement and decision making ability with leadership qualities.
  • Experienced Microsoft user, advance skills in Excel
  • Valid NYS Driver’s license and ability to travel, including overnight stays when necessary.


Please send resume and letter of interest to:

NYS Federation of Growers’ and Processor’s Associates, Inc.
d/b/a Agri-Business Child Development
Attn: Rona Lee, COO
847 Union Street
Schenectady, NY 12308

 or via email at rona.lee@abcdny.org

Last Updated: December 7, 2016