The Russell Sage Foundation seeks an energetic, creative, detail- and results-oriented Chief Financial Officer to take an important leadership role as a financial steward for the foundation. With investment, accounting, tax, and technology expertise, the CFO will work with a high-performing team and collaborate effectively across the organization. As part of a vibrant intellectual community, he/she will be a collegial professional and possess an appreciation for the foundation’s important mission.
Reporting to the President, the Chief Financial Officer is responsible for the overall financial management of the foundation, which includes investments, accounting, the annual audit, taxes, payroll, cash management, and relations with the trustees and the financial community. The CFO will oversee the day-to-day accounting and investment activities of the foundation and is also responsible for overseeing the employee benefits and operations management functions.