Point Blue Conservation Science (Point Blue) is searching for an experienced Controller. This is an extraordinary opportunity for a hands-on finance professional, with in-depth experience in complex non-profit finance, to provide strategic financial leadership at a time when Point Blue is poised  for significant growth and global impact.

POSITION SUMMARY:

Reporting to the CFO, Point Blue’s Controller will lead all the day-to-day finance operations of a $14 million budget and supervise a team of four staff members. Functional responsibilities include managing the GL and the financial close (including accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll), financial planning and budgets, grants administration, audit preparation and managing banking and vendor relationships. The Controller works closely with the staff and senior management and is involved in supporting the Finance and Audit committees of the Board. S/he is responsible for implementing systems and procedures that ensure appropriate internal controls, and risk management to conduct flawless audits and support effective program implementation.

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

Finance and Accounting Leadership

Team Leadership

Strategic Financial Management

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES:

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS:

Compensation will be competitive and dependent on experience. This full time position receives a generous benefits package including employer paid medical and dental coverage, and 401k match. 

LOCATION AND SCHEDULE:

This position is located in our Petaluma, California headquarters in beautiful Sonoma County.  This is a full-time position and the job responsibilities do not allow for telecommuting.

WORKING CONDITION/PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT:

We comply with the ADA and consider reasonable accommodation measures that may be necessary for employees to perform essential functions. 

HOW TO APPLY:

To apply, please send cover letter, resume, salary history and references to jobs@pointblue.org
Please put “Controller” in the subject line. Position will remain open until filled.


Point Blue is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate against applicants or employees because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, citizenship status, disability status of an otherwise qualified individual, membership or application for membership in a uniformed service, or membership in any other class protected by applicable law and will make reasonable accommodation for applicants with disabilities to complete the application and/or participate in the interview process.