Director of Operational Accounting

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
USD 43.26 - 48.07 per hour
24 Nov 2020
25 Nov 2020
Job role
Finance director
Experience level
Job Description

The Director of Operational Accounting's focus is on the control and reporting of information from the field with a heavy emphasis on Revenue Cycle activities. Responsibilities also include working in tandem with the Assistant Controller on general accounting and corporate financial reporting matters.

These include financial statement preparation and consolidation, account analysis and reconciliations, cash flow analysis, audit preparation, and internal control maintenance and regulatory reporting. He or she develops and maintains information to guide decision-making regarding company operations in compliance with government policy and reporting regulations. Utilizing hands-on accounting experience and an in-depth understanding of accounting principles and company practices, the Director of Operational Accounting performs both routine and complex accounting activities and financial analyses to support the mission of Vinfen.

Response to Covid-19

Vinfen continues to follow the guidelines determined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health, and the Connecticut Department of Public Health. Vinfen leadership along with Vinfen's medical staff are closely monitoring the pandemic on a daily basis and make decisions that are best for the safety and well-being of the Vinfen community

Our response to promote safety during the coronavirus includes:

  • Hiring process conducted via virtual and phone interviews
  • Virtual New Employee Orientation and Virtual training
  • Increased sanitation measures in all programs and group homes
  • PPE provided to all positions working closely with others
  • Restricting visitors in programs to reduce chances of exposure

Why Vinfen? We are committed to you! We offer great training, great benefits, career growth and job security!

Our comprehensive and generous benefits package includes:

  • A fully funded, employer-sponsored retirement plan that requires no employee contribution as well as an employee-funded 403(b) plan
  • Competitive Medical, Dental and Vision plans
  • Employer-paid Life, Accidental Death & Dismemberment and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Generous Vacation, Holiday, Personal and Sick Time Benefits
  • Flexible Spending Reimbursement Accounts (Health and Dependent care)
  • Educational Assistance and Remission Programs
  • $500 Employee Referral Bonus with no annual cap!
  • Other generous benefits and perks!

Founded in 1977, for 40 years Vinfen has been a leading nonprofit human services organization that "transforms lives" by building the capacity of individuals, families, organizations and communities to learn, thrive and achieve their goals. To learn more about Vinfen, and/or to apply to this or other Vinfen positions, please visit our website at

My Vinfen. My Community. My Job.

Vinfen is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.


  • Seven to ten years' experience in accounting or related field. Experience in the human services operational environment preferred. In some instances, experience may be substituted for academic training.
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, business administration, or related field required; MBA strongly preferred.
  • CPA or CPA candidate preferred.
  • Intermediate to advanced Excel user comfortable with large data sets and experience with advanced formulas and pivot tables, strong with other Microsoft Office applications
  • Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing to all levels of the company including operational directors
  • Strong attention to detail, documentation and sense of ownership
  • A collaborative and team-oriented attitude