Job Opportunities

Job Opportunities

operate o

Chief Financial Officer

About Trident United Way

Trident United Way is the catalyst for transformative community change through collective impact. We understand that complex problems are best solved when many partners work together with a common agenda.  Trident United Way has a proud history of developing community-wide initiatives. We led the process in the creation of our community’s 2-1-1, Child Care Resource and Referral, Links to Success, Independent Transportation Network, Access Health, Prosperity Centers and Cradle to Career.  To take our collective impact to scale, Trident United Way staff and volunteers are deeply committed to raising the financial and human resources necessary to do this transformational work.


The Position

The Chief Financial Officer (CFO), reporting directly to the Chief Operating Officer, is a seasoned leader with high ethical standards that brings broad finance experience in auditing, gathering and evaluating financial information and making actionable recommendations to senior leadership. S/he is well organized with sound technical skills, analytical ability and good judgment. S/he will partner with senior leadership and the board of directors to develop and implement strategies across the organization.


The CFO will manage finance (accounting, budgeting, control, and reporting) for a complex nonprofit with multiple funding sources including government (federal and state) contracts and a structure with diverse program areas. S/he will oversee all compliance for government contracts and private grants and will also supervise directors responsible for human resources, building services and IT.  S/he must be able to adapt to continually evolving environment and thrive in a deadline-oriented workplace.



  • Graduate level education
  • CPA
  • Minimum of 5 years of financial management experience in a senior management role, preferably in a nonprofit organization with a budget of at least $10 million
  • Experience in a financial management role partnering with executive staff, resulting in the development and implementation of creative financial management strategies
  • Experience in or knowledge of nonprofit accounting, including fund and grant accounting compliance and reporting
  • Knowledge and understanding of Office of Management and Budget Circular A133 audits preferred


Application Process

You are invited to send a cover letter, resume, and salary history to, Subject: CFO Position, by 8/24/2014. EOE


Please click here for a detailed job description. 




AmeriCorps Service Opportunity

Trident United Way’s AmeriCorps Program seeks self-motivated team

players with human services backgrounds to assist families

with locating resources to become financially stable.

Must have excellent customer service skills and high computer literacy.

Must also pass an FBI background check.

High school diploma or GED required.  Bachelor’s degree preferred.

The AmeriCorps program is not an employment position.

Member program benefits:

Monthly Stipend, Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful

completion of service, Health Coverage, Training.    


For full details on service description and application please visit

Please send resume and cover letter to or PO Box 63305 N. Chas. SC 29419

Please click here for a detailed job description    






















Newsletter Sign Up