Director of Finance

Arthroscopy Association of North America    Rosemont, IL
Job Description

Position Description

Position: Director of Finance

FLSA Status: Exempt

Reports to: Chief Executive Officer

Supervises: Senior Accounting Manager

Reviewed: April, 2019


The Director of Finance is responsible for managing the association’s accounting activities by establishing financial policies, procedures, controls and reporting systems. The position ensures legal and regulatory compliance for all accounting and financial reporting functions. The Director also oversees costs and general accounting, accounts receivable/collection, payroll and risk management.


  • Ensure that AANA complies with generally accepted accounting principles.
  • Establish and maintain internal controls and ensure adherence to financial laws and guidelines.
  • Drive the financial planning of the association by analyzing its performance and risks.
  • Prepare timely and detailed monthly reports on the association’s financial performance.
  • Oversee the annual budget process for AANA and the AANA Education Foundation.
  • Supervise the preparation of all association disbursements and receipts.
  • Oversee audit and tax functions.
  • Prepare short- and long-term financial forecasts of financial performance.
  • Oversee the association finance IT system.
  • Manage association’s cashflow and oversight of all bank accounts to maintain adequate working capital and return.
  • Responsible for all human resource activities, including employee benefits, retirement plans, and health insurance.
  • Serve as the primary contact to the investment consultant and bank personnel.
  • Serve as the staff liaison to the Finance Committee.
  • Assist the Chief Executive Officer and the Treasurer.

  • Ability to plan and direct multiple projects, budgets and resources simultaneously.
  • In-depth knowledge of corporate finance and accounting principles, laws and best practices.
  • Strategic Thinker.
  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • Excellent organizational and project management skills.
  • Experience with association management software, preferably iMIS.
  • Exceptional customer service.
  • Effectively work with volunteers at all levels.

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or related field.
  • CPA, preferred.
  • 7+ years proven experience in finance role, preferably in an association.
  • Strong knowledge of project-based accounting software, NetSuite preferred.
  • Impeccable mathematics and analytical skills.
  • Supervisory experience desirable.

    Nature of work requires an ability to operate standard office equipment. Requires ability to communicate and exchange information, collect, compile and prepare work documents, set-up and maintain work files. Will occasionally have to pack, lift, and move boxes weighing up to 25 pounds.


    Majority of work is performed in a general office environment. Position requires availability for extended hours plus non-traditional hours to perform job duties. Same day and overnight travel may be required to participate at AANA events.

    Job Type: Full-time

    Salary: $75,000.00 to $90,000.00 /year


  • Accounting: 4 years (Required)
  • Work Location:

  • One location

  • Mon, 17 Jun 2019 20:42:20 GMT

    This job posting is no longer available on Jobrino.
    Find similar jobs: on Job Search

    Recent from Blog

    The Jobrino blog is written with jobseeker and employers in mind to enable them to realize their full potential. Jobrino blog is your one-stop destination to find new research about the workplace and the latest insights into the employment market.

    10 Tips on How to Prepare For a Job Interview

    In job interviews, you need to convince an interviewer that you have the skills, knowledge, experience and you are fit for the job. There are number of things to do before and after the ...

    Read more

    Top Entry Level Jobs that Pay Well Hiring Now!

    Your first entry level job can pay you anywhere between $32,000 to $76,000 according to the data collected from There are many highly paid...

    Read more

    Top Medical Careers in Demand | Jobs in the medical field that pay well

    Regardless of the economic woes, the healthcare industry with highest paying jobs is one of those very few industries which always hires at an alarming rate and continue to thrive. Therefore, it wouldn’t be unfair to say that healthcare is one of the fastest growing careers in the US. ...

    Read more

    Ten of the Best Entry Level Jobs by Industry

    An entry level job that is suited for new college graduates or older workers who are looking for a new direction in their careers. It allows them to enter a workplace, albeit with little experience or education. If you’re just...

    Read more