Health Equity Solutions is Connecticut’s leader in advocacy for transformative, practical changes that enable greater health equity for all. Health Equity Solutions (HES) catalyzes systemic public policy changes that advance and sustain health equity in Connecticut through a non-partisan, collaborative, results-oriented approach.
HES seeks a strong professional with non-profit operations and finance skills to serve as its Director of Operations and Finance. The Director of Operations and Finance will oversee HES’ internal operations, and lead and apply a strategic view to HES’ finance and accounting. The position includes both managerial and hand-on responsibilities.
The Director of Operations and Finance position is an exciting opportunity for a professional who wants to be part of a growing non-profit organization that is delivering cutting-edge impact on the vital issue of health equity.
About Health Equity Solutions
HES’ vision is that every Connecticut resident attain optimal health regardless of race, ethnicity, or socioeconomic status. Our approach is to
Since HES began its work in 2014, it has built a position of
respect and influence in health policy conversations in Connecticut. It currently has a staff of four (the
Director of Operations and Finance is a new position in addition to these).
Key Responsibilities of the Director of Operations and Finance:
The overall job responsibility is to lead strategic asset management of the organization, including financial processes, staff, interns and volunteers, and IT systems; while supporting the Executive Director in her leadership of the organization.
“Strategic” is a key word for this work. The Director of Operations and Finance will
not only develop and oversee strong systems for recording what has happened
(record-keeping, tax filings, audit, etc.) and what is happening (compliance,
time records, cash management, receipts and payables, hiring and other
personnel matters) but also have a strategic view for where HES is going
(budgeting, organizational projections, cash projections, planning).
Specific responsibilities within this role include:
Location and travel
Application process and deadline
Health Equity Solutions is an equal-opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating a healthy and inclusive environment for our workplace and community.