This role reports directly to the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and will be part of the Financial Services Leadership Team. Responsible for the investment and stewardship of Mercy Housing cash and investments and maintaining and fostering relationships with financial institutions used by Mercy Housing for banking and investing activities. Fosters strategic conversation and support to business leaders within and outside of the organization. Leads and manages tax functions, charitable registrations, cash management, investments, and accounts payable. Purposefully maintains and manages relationships with investors and banks. Researches, recommends, and implements capital investment policies and objectives, strategically sourcing debt, equity, and social impact capital to support the activities of the real estate portfolio, and managing financial consultants in making investment decisions for the portfolio and accurately reporting to the CFO, CEO, and Board of Trustees.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS OF POSITION
Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Business Administration, or related field.
Ten (10) years of business experience with background in treasury and finance.
Five years’ (5) experience managing the treasury and cash management functions of a multi-state company with multiple subsidiary corporations and partnerships with an annual operating budget of at least $50 million.
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS OF POSITION
Previous experience in multi-family real estate finance and development.
Experience in real estate accounting and in grant/non-profit accounting.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
Set clear team direction and goals that are consistent with the Mercy Housing vision and strategies.
Ability to motivate staff to meet established goals.
Communicate clearly and effectively with various groups within and outside of the organization.
Ability to evaluate complex technical transaction to ensure appropriate outcomes.