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Senior Consultant

Company Overview

Fiscal Management Associates, LLC. (FMA) is a growth-oriented management consulting firm dedicated to building the capacity of the nonprofit sector. We partner with our nonprofit and philanthropic clients to help them attain operational excellence, ensure financial sustainability and effectively achieve their desired impact.  Our collaborative approach includes client input and involvement at each stage of an engagement, and at the core of every project we deliver is our commitment to developing strong and trusting relationships between funders and their grantees.

FMA is made up of a highly diverse team, coming from a wide range of cultural and economic backgrounds and representing a spectrum of race, age, ethnicity, ability, and sexual orientation.  A Latina-founded and led organization, FMA draws upon its staff to deliver services that are sensitive to the needs and values of both nonprofit and funding organizations.

Our team works with leaders who are organizing youth movements, fighting against racial and gender inequities, using art for civic engagement, and providing fundamental services to those who need it most, to name a few.  Our consulting and training services have consistently earned recognition for their pragmatism and relevance.

Position Summary

FMA seeks an individual with a passion for nonprofit excellence. The Senior Consultant will work with the FMA Outsourcing team in our New York City offices to provide accounting services and be a strategic partner with our clients in and around the New York City area. The Senior Consultant reports to FMA Lead Consultants and Directors. As a senior role, this position participates in high level accounting/financial services and supervises, mentors, and helps train FMA and client staff.

Responsibilities

  • Assist Outsourcing team in completion of basic accounting requirements for FMA clients
  • Deliver not-for-profit financial Outsourcing services including but not limited to budget development, cash flow planning, software implementation, training, senior level accounting services, and audit support packages
  • Represent client during audit process
  • Present to outside clients, Boards of Directors and FMA team members as needed
  • Responsible for business development - expand existing and cultivate new relationships
  • Participate in planning and case management activities

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or similar field with a major in Accounting required
  • 5+ years of experience as an accountant in a non-profit setting or Public Accounting
  • CPA preferred, but not required
  • Strong knowledge of Fund Accounting Software products (Financial Edge, Fund EZ, Intacct), Excel and Microsoft Office required
  • Previous consulting and people management experience preferred
  • Must be collaborative, proactive, independent and flexible - and adapt easily to changing client demands
  • Excellent communication skills (including active listening), strong customer service orientation and strong relationship-building skills
  • 15-25% travel should be expected

Benefits

FMA offers an exciting and rewarding environment for motivated professionals. We are driven by a desire to identify solutions to challenging problems and dedicated to making a difference through both teamwork and independent thought and action. FMA serves organizations across the country from offices in New York, Chicago, Oakland, and Los Angeles.  We offer competitive compensation (including annual bonus opportunities and new business “commissions”) and benefit plans and a flexible work environment.

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