W.A.M.Y. Community Action

Posted By: Emma Faulkner Career Center,
Director of Finance

About Us:

W.A.M.Y. Community Action, Inc, is headquartered in Boone, North Carolina, and is currently seeking a Finance Director. WAMY is a private, non-profit agency that has been serving the four mountain counties of Watauga, Avery, Mitchell, and Yancey for more than 60 years. It is our mission to partner with communities and families to provide the disadvantaged with the support and tools they need to become self-sufficient.

Job Overview: We seek a highly skilled and experienced Director of Finance to oversee all financial aspects of our organization. The ideal candidate will be responsible for financial planning, analysis, and reporting to guide strategic decision-making. As the Director of Finance, you will play a key role in ensuring the economic health and stability of the company.


  • Interpret financial reports and provide insights to senior management
  • Manage financial services, including accounts payable and cash flow analysis
  • Oversee all accounting functions and ensure compliance with regulations
  • Implement fiscal management strategies to optimize financial performance
  • Lead investment management activities to maximize returns
  • Prepare and present detailed financial reports to stakeholders
  • Conduct thorough financial analysis to identify trends and opportunities
  • Demonstrate strong financial acumen in decision-making processes