Vice President of Finance (203 views)

Berkeley, CA
April 22, 2022 2022-06-21
Job Description

Vice President of Finance

Full-Time | Exempt | Reports to Chief Executive Officer

About SAHA: Satellite Affordable Housing Associates (SAHA) provides quality affordable homes and services that empower people and strengthen neighborhoods. SAHA’s innovative properties provide more than 4,000 residents in seven counties in northern California with much-needed affordable housing and services. With a commitment to high-quality design and thoughtful, ongoing supportive services, we empower our residents to build better lives and create healthier, safer communities.

Position Summary: As a the leader of SAHA’s finance team, the Vice President of Finance reports to the CEO and is responsible for oversight of all finance, accounting, and related reporting activities and provides staffing to the Finance and Audit Committees of the Board of Directors. 

The VP of Finance has functional responsibility for corporate accounting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, banking and treasury management, grant accounting and property financial statements for partners, investors and financial institutions and the Board of Directors. The VP of Finance leads all day-to-day accounting operations and directly supervises the Corporate Controller and the Senior Accounting Manager of Properties and Development. The VP of Finance is responsible for the overall performance of the finance department, which currently consists of 15 regular full time staff employees. 

The VP of Finance will ensure that SAHA has the internal controls, systems and procedures in place to support effective financial operations and safeguard assets. As a member of the Senior Management Team, The VP of Finance will work closely with department directors and staff, both to provide information on finance and accounting procedures and to continue to explore how the finance function can support the organization and to support its future growth and business planning efforts through modelling and analysis.

Please visit the apply link to our online job posting to review the attached Job Description for complete position details and information.

Location: This position works at SAHA’s Main Office in Berkeley. If desired this position will be permitted to work a hybrid on-site/remote schedule.

Compensation: The pay range for this position begins at $140,000 annually. Starting salaries/offers depend on the candidate’s experience, education, ability, and relative comparisons to current staff.

Benefits/Perks: SAHA is proud to offer employees a comprehensive benefits package and work life balance.  Please visit the apply link to our online job posting to review the attached 2022 Benefits Overview for more information.

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance and a minimum of seven to ten years of accounting and finance management experience.
  • Minimum five years supervisory experience. Previous experience leading management staff preferred.
  • Experience in multi-site accounting budgeting and audits.
  • Experience in Real Estate accounting strongly preferred.
  • Experience with HUD, Low Income Housing Tax Credit Program and other affordable housing funding programs as they relate to finance and regulatory compliance.
  • Experience with and knowledge of federal grant compliance.
  • CPA preferred.

A Resume and Cover Letter is required for all applications 

At SAHA, we are committed to working towards Racial Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion every day.  We believe that every person deserves a home and that our staff should reflect the diversity of the communities we serve. As an equal opportunity employer, we seek to foster an environment that values and respects the differences of our staff because we know that as an organization we are stronger and benefit from the experiences and perspectives that only a diverse and inclusive community brings.

Satellite Affordable Housing Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer.