Assistant Controller

Assistant Controller
Full time
Organization Name: 
The Women's Foundation of Colorado
Application Deadline: 
Monday, September 25, 2023
Job Description: 

The Women’s Foundation of Colorado (“WFCO”) is the only statewide community foundation dedicated to advancing gender, racial, and economic equity.  Since 1987, we have catalyzed the community to invest in women by investing in our work.  Our policy and advocacy efforts impact all 2.85 million Colorado women and girls, and our grantmaking reaches women and girls in all 64 Colorado counties. 

WFCO is located on the University of Denver Campus in the Chamber Center for the Advancement of Women.  WFCO has over $32 million in assets and has granted out over $9.5 million in the last five years.  In 2023, the Foundation reached a momentous milestone whereby all the Foundation’s investable assets 100% align with its Gender-Lens Investing strategy.  Now, every cent of every dollar is invested in the mission, vision, and values.

We are seeking an Assistant Controller to join our team.  Working alongside the Chief Financial Officer, the Assistant Controller will be integral to a high-performing finance team and success in its initiatives utilizing internal controls, processes, financial reporting, and donor reporting.   Successful candidates will have at least 7 years of progressive responsible experience in accounting or finance, preferably in the non-profit arena, and a Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance.

This is a full-time position (100% FTE) or 40 hours a week. We currently have a hybrid work environment.  The salary range for this position is $90,000 ‐ $110,000, commensurate with experience. WFCO offers an additional comprehensive benefits package including generous paid vacation, paid sick days, medical/dental/vision insurance, up to 12 weeks of paid family and medical leave, a generous retirement plan match, Eco Pass, and paid parking pass.

Please submit a cover letter and resume as PDF attachments to Jennifer Kilpatrick, Interim CFO at with the subject line “Assistant Controller” by Monday, September 25th at 5:00 pm MT.

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