Career Opportunities



Chief Financial Officer

Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts seeks to hire a Chief Financial Officer. This is an executive level position responsible for directing the fiscal functions of the organization in accordance w/accepted accounting principles issued by the Financial Accounting Standards Board and other regulatory and advisory organizations and in accordance with financial management techniques and practices appropriate within the non-profit industry. Responsible for the overall direction, operation, coordination, evaluation and supervision of four (4) components of the organization including finance, payroll, box office and information technology. Must be able to provide timely and accurate analysis of budgets, financial reports and financial trends to assist organization leaders in performing their responsibilities. Also responsible for reviewing, executing, monitoring and fulfilling reporting requirements for all contracts and grants, securing the required insurance coverage for officers and directors and essential liability coverages. Bachelor’s Degree in accounting, CPA preferred, w/minimum of ten (10) years of experience with comparable organizations. Must have a minimum of five (5) years supervisory experience. A strategic visionary with sound judgment and strong operational focus with a “big picture” perspective. Must have excellent written and presentation skills and have an understanding of organizational automation needs.

Respond with letter, resume, salary requirements and 3 professional references by February 26, 2016 to:

Lisa Kreider

Vice President, Operations

Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts

225 Market Street – Second Floor

Harrisburg, PA 17101-2205



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