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Director of Finance and Operations

Seattle Parks Foundation

Seattle Parks Foundation is a 20-year-old nonprofit with a history of successful planning, advocacy, community capacity building, and fundraising on behalf of our city’s public spaces. We partner with community to champion thriving and equitable parks and public spaces. Our vision is that people feel welcomed and invested in our parks and public spaces, leading to healthy, sustainable, and equitable communities.  Our workplace is highly collaborative, professional, and respectful while nurturing a sense of fun. We are led by a strong and strategically engaged board of directors, and we strive to ensure that our team reflects the diversity of Seattle and has the cultural competence to ensure that we serve all residents of the city.


The Director of Finance and Operations leads Seattle Parks Foundation’s financial and operational strategies, managing annual budgets and work plans while directing our accounting, information technology, human resources, and administrative business functions. Reporting to the President and Chief Executive Officer, the Director of Finance and Operations is a core member of the leadership team, helping to shape organizational strategy and impact, and is the key liaison to the Board of Directors for finance and operations.  

The Director of Finance and Operations will be an experienced leader with a demonstrated ability to think strategically, take initiative, and manage a team and organization through growth and change. The ideal candidate will be a collaborator and influencer with insight and understanding of the fiscal sponsorship model, a passion for continuous improvement in systems and processes, and a depth of experience in digital accounting and nonprofit financial management.

Seattle Parks Foundation
1501 E. Madison St. #510
Seattle, WA 98122
United States

IT/Software Engineering
People/Human Resources
Impact Investing