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The Well Outreach

NonProfit CFO (Chief Financial Officer)

The Well Outreach


Job Summary

Job Title: Nonprofit CFO (Chief Financial Officer)

Location: The Well Outreach 

Job Type: Full-time

Reports to: Well Outreach CEO, Shelly Sassen

Job Overview: The Nonprofit CFO (Chief Financial Officer) is responsible for managing the financial operations of the organization, ensuring the organization’s financial health and sustainability. This role will oversee all financial reporting, budgeting, forecasting, financial analysis, and compliance requirements. The Nonprofit CFO will work closely with the Well CEO and Board of Directors to develop and implement financial strategies that support The Well’s mission and goals.

Job Responsibilities

Key Responsibilities:

Financial Management

  • Develop and implement financial strategies that support the organization’s mission and goals
  • Manage and oversee all financial operations, including accounting, budgeting, forecasting, and financial analysis
  • Ensure the accuracy and completeness of financial records, including the general ledger, accounts payable and receivable, payroll, and other financial systems
  • Prepare and present financial reports to the Well CEO and Board of Directors, providing analysis and recommendations as needed
  • Ensure compliance with all financial reporting and regulatory requirements, including tax filings, audits, and other reporting requirements
  • Manage relationships with external partners, including banks, auditors, and other financial service providers

Budgeting and Forecasting

  • Develop and oversee the annual budgeting process, working closely with program managers and other stakeholders to develop realistic and achievable budgets
  • Monitor actual performance against budget and provide regular updates and analysis to the Well CEO and Board of Directors
  • Develop and maintain financial forecasting models that support long-term financial planning and decision-making

Strategic Planning and Leadership

  • Work closely with the CEO and senior leaders to develop and implement strategic plans and goals that support the organization’s mission and vision
  • Lead the Finance Committee, collaborating with other committee members to provide strategic financial guidance and support to the organization
  • Provide leadership and mentorship to the finance team, fostering a culture of continuous improvement and professional development
  • Collaborate with other senior leaders to develop and implement strategies that support the organization’s mission and goals 

Board Relations and Reporting

  • Report on the financial performance of the organization to the Board of Directors, including regular updates on-budget performance, forecasts, and financial risks and opportunities
  • Collaborate with the CEO and Board of Directors to develop and implement financial policies and procedures that align with the organization’s values and strategic goals
  • Represent the organization at internal and external events and meetings, providing financial guidance and support as needed 

Tax Filing and Compliance

  • Oversee all tax filings and compliance requirements, ensuring that the organization is in compliance with all relevant laws and regulations
  • Manage relationships with external auditors and other financial service providers to ensure compliance with all reporting and regulatory requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field; MBA or CPA strongly preferred
  • At least 5 years of progressively responsible experience in financial management, with preferably 3+ years experience in a nonprofit organization
  • Proven track record of successful financial management, including experience developing and implementing financial strategies, managing budgets, and overseeing financial reporting and compliance
  • Strong leadership and management skills, with experience building and leading high-performing teams
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate financial information to non-financial stakeholders
  • Passion for the mission and work of the organization
  • Passionate interest in mentoring others and working as a team

Additional Information


  • Paid Time Off
  • Flexible Schedule

How to Apply

To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, and salary expectations to Andy Basham at andy@thewelloutreach.org 

For more on the Food Ministry work of The Well Outreach go to thewelloutreach.org


  • Date Posted: June 29, 2024
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Accounting / Financial Management
  • Service Area: Board Leadership
  • Start Date: 07/15/2024
  • Salary Range: $70,000+
  • Working Hours: 35+ hrs/wk; M-F 9am - 4pm