Job Title: Director of Finance
Employer: Teachers Development Group
Reports to: Chief Executive Officer
Effective Date: August 1, 2018 preferred start date but negotiable
Summary: Provide leadership in the design, implementation, and analysis of a well-established and thriving nonprofit’s overall financial and accounting planning and practices and make recommendations on all financial operations, including finance and business planning and budgeting.
About the Organization: Teachers Development Group (TDG) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, with an annual income that typically ranges from $3 to $7 million. For over twenty years, TDG has been headquartered in West Linn, Oregon, partnering nationally and internationally with districts, universities, and educational agencies to carry out its mission to improve all K-12 students’ mathematical understanding and achievement through meaningful, effective professional development designed to deepen math teachers’ and school leaders’ knowledge of mathematics content, pedagogy, and leadership. TDG employs many full- and part-time Mathematics Professional Development Specialists, who live nationwide and travel extensively to provide this professional development on-site in schools across the country. The organization is committed to serving students, teachers, and leaders in the highest needs school settings and truly welcomes and celebrates diversity in all aspects of its work.
The majority of TDG’s income is generated by contracts with schools and districts, and a significant portion of its annual income is also generated by external grants. This finance position is a newly created part of the leadership and operations team that supports TDG’s professional development specialists and partner organizations. TDG is viewed as an innovative national leader in mathematics education with strategic goals that include: collaborating with math education researchers and practitioners to enrich and expand its program offerings; continuing to increase grant funding from public and private sources for creative research and practice projects; and expanding its professional development offerings to meet its partners’ current and future educational needs and interests.
Job Responsibilities and Duties:
Salary: Commensurate with experience.
With the subject line of “Director of Finance” submit via email your resume, cover letter, and three professional references.
Deadline for submissions: July 5, 2018. We are strongly committed to the promotion of race, gender, ability, and class equity throughout the organization. All inquiries will be handled with confidentiality. Teachers Development Group is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.
Job Type: Full-time