Director of Accounting Operations (Closed)

The Center for Shared Services seeks a Director of Accounting Operations to oversee the accounting functions related to CSS and its client organizations.  The role requires a high level of accuracy and attention to detail in managing day-to-day accounting functions. The Center for Shared Services equips free market non-profit organizations with the best tools to achieve their missions. We provide advice and information on: compliance, human resources, recruiting, finance, accounting, and communications. We also offer leadership development training, best practices in management and policy, and recommendations for consultants and vendors to fulfill operational needs.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement, and manage the accounting functions and culture within the organization, providing leadership to the accounting operations team.
  • Oversee the day-to-day activities of accounts payable, cash disbursements, accounts receivable, and purchasing cards for organization and its clients.
  • Identify, promote, and implement various system and continual process improvements while maintaining accounting policies, efficiency, financial controls, and segregation of duties.
  • Assist management with the recruitment, development, training, supervision, and evaluation of accounting staff.
  • Maintain 100% compliance with all applicable laws, regulations, and industry standards.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required, CPA preferred
  • 5+ years of accounting experience and staff management experience
  • Strong focus on accuracy and attention to detail
  • Ability to effectively communicate with internal and external customers within varying levels of the organization
  • Demonstrated experience with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Experience with Financial Edge accounting software strongly preferred
  • Ability to lead multiple accounting functions and achieve high quality output and accuracy
  • Ability to take initiative, work independently and  collaboratively in a fast-paced environment while integrating a high degree of attention to detail and organization
  • Appreciation for free market ideals and principles of limited government
Equal Opportunity Employer / Minorities / Female / Disabled / Veteran