Chief Financial Officer

Shelburne Farms is seeking a CFO to support the Farm’s team of managers who oversee the day to day operations of the Farm’s enterprises and programs. The CFO is responsible for facilitating constant improvement of the Farm’s financial management and related administration systems, including budgeting, accounting, financial analysis, technology, process documentation, personnel records, and risk management. This position reports to the President.

Organization Overview:

Shelburne Farms is a unique nonprofit organization educating for a sustainable future. Our campus is a beautiful 1,400-acre working farm, forest, and National Historic Landmark. We offer programs and learning experiences and partner with other organizations– on and off campus – inspiring young people to make informed decisions that will create a sustainable future.

Shelburne Farms is an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to fostering a culturally aware learning community that is open to multiple perspectives.

The Farm’s current CFO plans to retire by June 1, 2018.  We welcome letters of interest in this position to be filled by May 1, 2018.

Qualifications & Requirements: 

Applicants should have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in business administration, accounting, finance or a related field and at least 10 years accounting experience. Supervisory management experience is also required.

Term:  Year Round
Time:  Full Time
Reporting To:  The President
How To Apply: 

You may submit a cover letter, resume, salary history or requirements in strict confidence to: [email protected] or to Shelburne Farms, 1611 Harbor Road, Shelburne, VT 05482 - Attention: Search Committee