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Director of Financial Advancement Services

Position Summary Professional administrator responsible for all aspects of financial reporting for the Cortland College Foundation (CCF), CCF Properties, Inc., and the Alumni Association. Major Responsibilities Financial Administration:
  • Prepare financial statements, maintain general ledger account analysis and perform financial reporting using Financial Edge
  • Maintain investment accounts and related restricted fund balances
  • Prepare the CCF annual budget to include development of an annual spending calculation and ensuring adherence to state legislation – NYPMIFA
  • Conduct audit oversight and annual reporting to outside entities to include SUNY System, CAE/VSE, NACUBO, etc.
  • Management, review, and monitoring of the charitable gift annuity program including coordinating quarterly distributions, preparing annual state filings, and preparing state registrations as needed
  • Perform cash flow analysis and maintenance of electronic funds transfer processes, as well as maintenance of all banking, brokerage, and credit account relationships
  • Responsible for cash receipts and accounts payable and associated internal controls
  • Gift processing operations oversight
  • Responsible for preparation of annual state charitable gift solicitation registrations
  • Provide support to the CCF Finance and Audit Committee


Job Requirements:
  • Demonstrate effective leadership skills and supervise and lead a team
  • Demonstrate effective communication skills both verbal and written
  • Demonstrate effective interpersonal skills to develop collaborative working relationships
  • Effectively prioritize, establish tasks and goals to manage and complete multiple projects with critical deadlines.
Functional and Supervisory Relationships
  • Reports to the Vice President for Institutional Advancement
  • Work closely with the VPIA/Executive Director of CCF and members of the CCF Board of Directors, with specific collaboration with the CCF BOD Finance Committee chairperson(s).
  • Supervise four (4) full-time employees
Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
  • Several years of progressive experience in managing budget, financial and accounting operations to include knowledge of GAAP, preparation of financial statement
  • Supervisory experience
Preferred Qualifications
  • CPA or Masters in Accountancy
  • Experience with financial services in higher education environment
  • Knowledge of Financial Edge/NXT advancement database software
  • Experience working effectively with a Board of Directors


  EEO Statement The State University of New York College at Cortland is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity/Americans with Disabilities Act (AA/EEO/ADA) employer. The university actively seeks applications from women, veterans, individuals with a disability, members of underrepresented groups or anyone that would enrich the diversity of the university. Job Close Date   Posting Detail Information


Posting Number S21165 Review Start Date 06/22/2022 Open Until Filled Yes Quick Link for Direct Access to Posting

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