Chief Financial and Chief Operations Officer

Oregon Community Foundation
August 21, 2019
Portland, Oregon
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Oregon Community Foundation’s Chief Financial and Operations Officer (CFO/COO) is OCF’s principal financial and operations officer and will report to the Chief Executive Officer and President.

The CFO/COO plays a central role in the management of assets, accounting and fund management, and executive leadership of the foundation’s operations. The CFO/COO is responsible for ensuring prudent investment of OCF’s endowment for perpetual support of Oregon’s communities and people. They work closely with OCF’s Investment Committee and board of directors. They help to lead OCF’s emerging strategy in nontraditional areas of investment activity including the Oregon Impact Fund and OCF’s local economic vitality initiatives. The successful oversight of investment performance and endowment growth is central to OCF’s capacity for philanthropic leadership in the state. Internally, the CFO/COO supervises and mentors a 12-member highly skilled financial and fund services staff, an operations staff of 6, and supervises the VP of People and Culture and VP of Marketing and Communications. The CFO/COO participates as a collaborative colleague in OCF’s executive management team of seven members.

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Only those who possess the highest level of personal and professional integrity will be considered. Compensation will be competitive and commensurate with the successful candidate’s experience; excellent benefits. OCF is committed to building a diverse workforce to broaden and deepen its effectiveness.  We strongly urge candidates from communities of color, rural, disability, LGBTQ+, linguistically diverse populations and the growing diversity of Oregon to apply.

OCF has exclusively retained MS&S Search to assist with this search. Please visit to review the complete position description, which includes detailed application instructions. Earlier applicants may receive priority consideration. To be considered, MS&S Search encourages all interested candidates to submit their applications promptly.