Director of Finance and Administration

Job Description
Type of Job: 
Main Areas of Responsibility: 

The Director of Finance and Administration (DFA) reports to the Deputy Director and is responsible, directly and with others, for many of the important administrative functions at Explora, including accounting, finance, grant administration, investment, risk management, legal compliance, insurance, vendor relations, IT, facilities, retail, café, sales, and employee benefits administration.

Additional Areas of Responsibility: 

She or he will work closely with the Executive Director (ED), Deputy Director (DD), and leadership team in putting Explora’s Cradle Through Career STEAM Learning strategic plan into action. With the ED and DD, the DFA will act as the liaison to the board of directors’ finance committee, working with the committee to protect and strengthen Explora’s financial health.

Other Information/Requirements: 

Qualifications: The DFA will have 5+ years of professional experience, with at least three years managing the finance and administration of a $3-$10 million organization or business unit. The successful candidate will have experience running healthy and operationally effective organizations that have multiple functional areas. The DFA will have experience employing human and technological tools to solve problems, improve organizational outcomes, and plan for the future.

How to Apply: 

Please send a resume and cover letter to Joe Hastings Executive Director at [email protected]

Contact Information
Veronica Casados
Explora Science Center and Children's Museum
1701 Mountain Rd NW
New Mexico
Zip/Postal Code: 
Business Phone: 
(505) 600-6072
Business Fax: 
Explora Science Cent
Email Address: 
Internal Info
Date to Post: 
Jun 16 2021
Date to Remove: 
Sep 14 2021

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