Senior Financial Engineer

Washington, District Of Columbia

Open to Remote

Full Time

$90k - $138k

Job Description A client is looking to hire a Senior Financial Engineer on a full time basis, can be all remote but must be able to work EST.

This company is dedicated to make an impact via their resources and by doing so help and find custom solutions for non-profits throughout the US. They work on issues ranging from the social and economic advancement of women and girls, and conservation of our climate and planet, to reducing poverty and inequity in the United States and around the world.

The Senior Financial Engineer partners with clients to deliver exceptional strategic advisory services and identify, develop, and lead process re-engineering and systems implementations.
Required Skills & Experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree or 9 years of experience without a bachelor’s degree
  • 5 – 7+ years of relevant professional experience to include:
    • At least 6 years of progressive consulting experience.
    • At least 3 years of progressive accounting experience.
  • Expert knowledge of various systems including:
    • Quickbooks
    • Sage Intacct
    • Office 365
    • PowerBi
    • Power Pivot
    • SharePoint
    • Teams
    • Planner
  • Experience in learning new applications.
  • Experiencing in documenting procedures and conducting interviews.
  • Knowledgeable of principles and practices of accounting systems, internal controls, and implementing control improvements.
  • Experience with implementing systems and/or training others on systems.
Desired Skills & Experience
  • Prior experience in a small non-for-profits, startup, or unstructured environment.
  • QBO, Sage Intacct, or Expensify Accounting or Implementation certification.
  • Experience with nonprofit accounting.
What You Will Be Doing Daily Responsibilities
  • Conduct interviews with the client staff to fully understand financial tasks and processes of the organization.
  • Assist in reviewing accounting procedures and processes (system walkthroughs) to provide a tool for analysis.
  • Analyze quantitative and qualitative data from reports and identify trends and/or areas of opportunity.
  • Suggest changes to processes based on analysis, technology, and best practices.
  • Conduct system implementations, including but not limited to: Sage Intacct, QuickBooks Online,, Expensify, etc.
  • Prepare project Management Package: project charter, communication and risk analysis plan, workplans, roadmaps.
  • Present project status updates and recommendations to leadership team(s).
  • Gather and analyze data from detailed reports and interpret results to help the team make strategic decisions.
  • Train and support client employees and Kiwi staff on use, functionality, system interface.
  • Review system walkthroughs and accounting procedures to ensure processes integrity (including month-end closing).
  • Review chart of accounts, Financial Dimensions structure, make recommendations and set-up in the system
  • Support in process walkthroughs, documenting accounting procedures and processes to provide a tool for analysis and inclusion in manuals
  • Configure and manage a metrics dashboard to monitor strategic measures, metrics & Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).
  • Set-up month end closing processes.
  • Assist in the research of new applications and technology.
  • Develop project deliverables.
The Offer
  • Bonus eligible
You will receive the following benefits:
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) – 16 PTO days, 10 personal days, 11 company holidays
  • 20 hours of volunteer leave
  • 401(k) w/ 4% match
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Wellness and fitness reimbursements

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the US on a full-time basis now and in the future.

Posted by: Shannon McCarthy