Work at CVMA

Thank you for your interest in working at CVMA! There is currently 1 open position:

Position: Director of Finance
Reports to: CEO
Location: Denver, CO

As part of the administrative team this position will serve a member association, the Colorado Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) and a not-for-profit foundation, PetAid Colorado (PAC). The Director of Finance reports to the CEO and will be responsible for an array of tasks across both organizations.

 Specific Skills You Should Have:

  • Fanatical attention to detail, accuracy, and deadlines
  • Excellent computer skills (Microsoft Office), including proficiency in QuickBooks and advanced Excel skills
  • Demonstrated management capabilities; ability to be a leader within the organization
  • Talent to present financial issues to a variety of groups, both internally and externally

 Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Director of Finance oversees accounts payable and receivable
  • Reviews cash receipts journal and check register; ensures deposits are made timely
  • Manages and reconciles multiple bank
  • Coordinates check signing and fund transfers
  • Calculates shared expenses and payroll splits
  • Prepares invoices and documentation for shared expenses
  • Prepares/reviews GL transactions
  • Prepares/reviews adjusting journal entries
  • Prepares audits, financial reviews, and creation of annual budgets
  • Prepares sales tax reports and coordinates payments
  • Director of Finance finalizes monthly financial statements
  • Attends bi-monthly board meetings
  • Supervises one staff member

 What You Can Expect From Us:

We are very focused on our mission and the business. Your primary function is to help maximize our productivity and best use of time, which means we’ll be expecting a lot from you. We expect you to keep an open line of communication during projects if you need help or guidance. We have high expectations of ourselves and our staff, and we’ll place a lot of responsibility in your hands.

Pay for this position will vary depending on education and experience.

 We Are Also Looking For:

  • Bachelor’s degree plus a minimum of four years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience required; not-for-profit work experience highly preferred
  • Strong understanding of general accounting concepts and principles, including budgeting experience
  • Ability to handle sensitive or confidential information with discretion
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously, while working in a fast-paced, high-output environment
  • Exceptional skills in oral and written communication, interpersonal relations, and critical thinking
  • Positive attitude and team player; ability to display enthusiasm, competence and professionalism

 Benefits We Offer:

In addition to a base salary, we offer a generous compensation package including medical and dental insurance, flexible spending accounts, a retirement program, paid time off, paid holidays, discounted veterinary care for personal pets, basic life insurance, and long term disability.

 If You Think This Is You…

Submit a cover letter, resume, and salary expectations to Melissa Angel, Director of Administration and Human Resources at We thank all applicants for their interest. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted. EOE M/F/D/V/G E-verify Employer