The Manager of Accounting shares responsibility for managing the Foundation’s accounting functions. Reporting to the Controller this position co-directs general accounting, accounts payable, and grant accounting. This position also helps to establish and maintain the Foundation’s accounting principles, best practices, and policies and procedures.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities (Essential Functions**):
Qualifications & Skills:
Leadership: Vision, innovation, thought leadership, collaboration, integrity, accountability and emotional intelligence.
People Management: Skills in team building, coaching, mentoring, delegating, inspiring and motivating.
Strategic Ability: Ability to see opportunities, design innovative approaches backed by strong analysis and planning.
Execution: Strong project management skills, deadline management, sense of responsibility and accountability and the ability to effectively multi-task.
Partnership and Relationship Building: Strong professional representation of the Foundation, interpersonal relationship abilities, intercultural knowledge and appreciation, strategic partnership building.
Decision-Making: Ability to evaluate risks and opportunities, using analytical and strong problem-solving skills.
Integration: Ability to demonstrate inclusiveness, collaboration, respect and broad organizational interests.
Communication: Strong interpersonal and communication abilities; exceptional listening written and verbal skills.
Preferred Education & Experience :
The Rockefeller Foundation is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and to compliance with all federal, state, and local laws concerning employment discrimination, including the Americans with Disabilities Act. To this end, the Foundation ensures equal opportunity to all employees and applicants regardless of race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, religion, marital status, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, lawful alien status, physical, mental, and medical disability, veteran status or liability for service in the United States Armed Forces.
The Rockefeller Foundation is an Equal Opportunity Employer