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Job Listing: Director of Finance and Administration


School’s Out Washington (SOWA) is an independent 501c3 organization serving the field of afterschool and youth development (AYD) throughout Washington State. School’s Out Washington is dedicated to building community systems to support quality afterschool, youth development and summer programs for Washington’s children and youth ages 5 to young adulthood. 

Position Summary

SOWA’s Director of Finance and Administration has primary responsibility for the organization’s financial operations, IT and HR teams. The Director is a leadership position and part of the SOWA executive team and is expected to participate in the leadership strategy team and the daily management of the financial and operations services. In this capacity and in collaboration with the leadership team, the Director plays a key role in monitoring and reporting on SOWA’s programs, developing fiscal policy and administering employment and human resources policies.

Reports to: Chief Executive Officer

Location:  801 23rd Avenue South, Seattle, Washington


Financial Operations and Strategy (60%)

Team Development/Leadership (25%)

Operations and Technology Systems (15%)

Other Responsibilities


Our Equity Commitment

School’s Out Washington is an Equal Opportunity Employer. School’s Out Washington has a commitment to addressing racism, sexism, heterosexism and other discriminatory practices and a commitment to working toward racial equity through undoing institutional and structural racism. Women, People of Color, people living with disabilities, and LGBTQ individuals are encouraged to apply.

Compensation and Benefits

This is a full-time exempt position reporting to the CEO. The hiring salary range is $95,000 to $105,000, depending on experience. SOWA offers a generous benefits plan including ample paid time off, medical, dental and vision insurance, and a 403b retirement savings plan matched by the organization after their second year of employment.

How to Apply

The full job description can be viewed by clicking here. Interested candidates should apply through our employment portal, which can be accessed here: Apply For This PositionPlease upload your resume and cover letter as one document. Cover letters should be no more than two pages and should outline how your professional background, experience, interests and passions specifically correlate to the mission and purpose of School’s Out Washington.

Applications received by 10:00 AM on Thursday, February 14, 2019 will receive full consideration. Applications will continue to be accepted after the best consideration date. However, preferential consideration is given to those resumes submitted by the best consideration date. The announcement will remain posted until the position is filled.