Director, Treasury – Climate United

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About Climate United 

Climate United will use funding from the EPA under the Inflation Reduction Act to rapidly deploy low- and zero-emission products, technologies, and services to all American communities in order to (1) reduce GHG emissions and other forms of air pollutants; (2) bring direct benefits to American communities in the form of energy security, energy savings, cleaner air, and quality jobs; and (3) transform the capital markets so they can drive an equitable clean energy transition at scale. Visit Climate United (weareclimateunited.org) for more information. Climate United will focus its investments in Distributed Power Generation and Storage, Building Decarbonization and Electric Transportation. Calvert Impact, Inc., a 501(c)(3) nonprofit (“Calvert Impact”), is sole member of Climate United. The successful candidate will be employed by Calvert Impact or one of its subsidiaries.
 

Job Description

Climate United Fund, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit (“Climate United”), is seeking a full-time Director of Treasury to oversee the management and strategic deployment of financial resources, including grants, investments, and cash flow. Reporting to the VP, Accounting & Reporting, the Director of Treasury will play a pivotal role in ensuring the efficient and effective utilization of funds to advance Climate United’s mission of driving an equitable clean energy transition at scale.
 

Key Responsibilities

  • Financial Management: Develop and implement strategies for the prudent management of Climate United’s financial resources, including cash flow forecasting, investment management, and liquidity planning.
  • Treasury Operations: Oversee daily cash management activities, including monitoring bank balances, executing wire transfers, and optimizing cash positions to meet operational needs and investment objectives.
  • Risk Management: Identify, assess, and mitigate financial risks, including interest rate risk, liquidity risk, and credit risk, through the establishment of robust risk management policies and procedures.
  • Investment Management: Collaborate with investment advisors and the Investment Committee to develop and implement investment strategies aligned with Climate United’s mission and risk tolerance, ensuring the preservation and growth of assets.
  • Financial Planning and Analysis: Provide financial analysis and insights to support decision-making, including evaluating the financial impact of strategic initiatives, assessing investment opportunities, and forecasting cash flow.
  • Compliance: Ensure compliance with relevant regulatory requirements, investment policies, and internal controls, including reporting obligations to regulatory agencies and adherence to grant restrictions.
  • Stakeholder Engagement: Serve as the primary point of contact for treasury-related inquiries from internal stakeholders, external partners, and regulatory authorities, fostering transparent communication and alignment.
  • Team Leadership: Lead and develop a team of treasury professionals, providing guidance, mentorship, and support to enhance their skills and performance.

 

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting, economics, or a related field; advanced degree or professional certification (e.g., CTP, CFA) preferred.
  • Proven experience in treasury management, financial planning, and investment management, preferably in a nonprofit or mission-driven organization.
  • Strong understanding of financial markets, investment instruments, and risk management techniques, with the ability to develop and implement effective investment strategies.
  • Excellent analytical skills with the ability to interpret financial data, evaluate investment opportunities, and make informed decisions to optimize financial performance.
  • Advanced proficiency in financial modeling, Microsoft Excel, and treasury management systems; familiarity with investment accounting software is a plus.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build relationships, influence stakeholders, and communicate complex financial concepts clearly and effectively.
  • Passionate about the mission and work of Climate United, Calvert Impact, and committed to justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion.
  • Willingness to travel up to 30%, primarily within the US, and ability to work from the Washington, DC area or be willing to come into the office quarterly for team collaboration.

 

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