Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles,

Chief Financial Officer

1 month ago
Employment type
Los Angeles
Closing date

About this organization

For more than 67 years, the Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles (The Foundation) has helped individuals, institutions and professional advisors have the greatest possible impact on both the Jewish community and the community at large. With assets of $1.5 billion, 1,400 donor families, and a 65-year history of strength and stability, The Foundation is the largest manager of charitable assets and the leader in planned giving solutions for Greater Los Angeles Jewish philanthropists. Over the past 10 years, The Foundation has distributed $1 billion in grants to thousands of nonprofits. The Foundation’s investments include multiple investment pools, 33 support foundations, and many other investments, including over 200 accounts at more than 20 banking and investment firms. For more information, please visit

About this job

Reporting to the President and CEO, the Chief Financial Officer sets the financial policy and direction while also being an active leader of the organization’s overall strategy. As a member of the senior team, the CFO leads all financial administration, business planning and budgeting. The CFO has two direct reports and oversees a team of 12. A relationship builder, the CFO will have the ability to develop and maintain effective professional working relationships within The Foundation, the Board of Trustees, and the community.

Roles & responsibilities

The CFO will be a seasoned leader with at least ten years of broad finance and investment experience, including experience managing finance, investments, grants management, human resources, legal, and IT for a dynamic nonprofit organization. Experience working with investment consultants and money managers is required. A bachelor’s degree preferably in accounting or a related field is required. An advanced degree and a CPA are strongly preferred. The salary range is $270,000 to $300,000 based on experience.

To apply

The Jewish Community Foundation of Los Angeles has retained Morris & Berger to conduct the Executive Director search. To view the full position description, please visit To apply, please submit an application, including a resume and a letter of interest, in confidence to Morris & Berger through their website:

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