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Vice President Finance and Administration

San Luis Obispo

The Community Foundation

Contact Person
Judy Barrows

Position Announcement

Vice President Finance and Administration

The Community Foundation San Luis Obispo County is seeking a Vice President for Finance and Administration.

This newly created position offers the opportunity to make a direct impact on the Foundation and its work with all Community Foundation constituencies: generous individuals, families, foundations, businesses, professional advisors and the entire nonprofit community. This Vice President role is a dynamic and professional position reporting directly to the CEO and working closely with the Foundation and Real Estate boards as well finance and investment committee members. This position will lead The Foundation’s Finances, Human Resources, and Facilities including technology and general administration by overseeing, planning, and implementing these functions.  Additionally, this position will work closely with Foundation CEO and other staff and board to promote charitable giving to meet community needs in accordance with the Foundation’s Strategic plan.  

Qualified applicants should have the following:

*Bachelor’s degree, preferable BS in Accounting or Finance. Professional designation such as CPA, or CFP or similar qualification preferred

*Education equivalent to master’s degree in finance or business administration desirable

*10 years of accounting experience and management, human resources and administration preferred

*Excellent verbal, written and project management skills

*Experience working with professional advisors

About The Community Foundation

Celebrating our 20th anniversary this year, The Foundation has partnered with our philanthropic community to fulfill their philanthropic and financial objectives while supporting the causes they care about most.  Together we have awarded over $35 million in grants and scholarships across San Luis Obispo County and beyond. The charitable assets of the Foundation are almost $60 million.

To apply please submit resume and cover letter with salary requirements to:

The Community Foundation San Luis Obispo County is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, political affiliation, marital status, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.


Contact Person Judy Barrows

Address 550 Dana Street

City San Luis Obispo

Zip 93401

Phone 8055432323

Ad Number 00003267