Job Opportunity for Director/Sr. Director -Head Finance at The Nudge Foundation in Bengaluru

Website The Nudge Foundation

About The/Nudge:

The/Nudge Foundation is a collective of some of India’s brightest entrepreneurs, leaders, and change-makers, tackling the greatest human development challenge of our times – poverty. Our work is organized across three impact streams:

  • Centre for Skill Development & Entrepreneurship (CSDE): enables underprivileged youth to lead flourishing lives
  • Centre for Rural Development (CRD): enables rural families to come out of extreme poverty
  • Centre for Social Innovation (CSI): nudges top talent to solve India’s biggest challenges

The head of finance is an extremely important role within a nonprofit and one that can contribute to the future viability of the organization and its ability to accomplish its vision. At The/Nudge, you will drive all key aspects of this function including strategy, accounting, compliance, taxation, treasury management and reporting.

At The/Nudge you will:

  • Provide strategic inputs on financial aspects of key decisions to management team
  • Design & implement financial and reporting systems to support organization’s growth and diversity of operations
  • Drive strategic and operational budgeting, forecasting and monitoring of processes 
  • Provide insights to enable data driven decision-making by senior management team 
  • Report to both internal and external stakeholders including management, board, donors, regulatory authorities etc.
  • Manage funds and treasury operations with a focus on optimizing risk, returns and liquidity
  • Manage organizational risk and legal affairs
  • Ensure compliance with direct and indirect tax laws
  • Review monthly financial results
  • Partner with all impact streams on new initiatives; assist leadership team to help The/Nudge scale
  • Update to the Board on financials and regulatory matters

Apply if you are:

  • Strong hands on intrapreneurial leadership style, with growth and learning mindset
  • High energy and passion for doing impactful work
  • 15+ years experience in a Big4 and/or startups or tier 1 corporates.
  • Strong modeling and financial planning skills
  • High comfort with technology solutions for financial processes
  • Qualified Chartered Accountant / MBA 
  • Comfort in a high-intensity, fast-paced environment
  • FCRA/ NGO knowledge will be added advantage though not essential

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