Chief Financial Officer/Treasurer

Universities Research Association, Inc.

URA Chief FinancialOfficer/Treasurer

April 26, 2017


The Universities Research Association,Inc. (URA) is seeking applications to fill the corporate position of Chief Financial Officer/Treasurer.  The CFO/Treasurer is an officer of the corporation.  URA is anonprofit 501(c)(3)corporation consistingof 90 premier research oriented universities.  URA shares responsibilitywith theUniversityof Chicago for the management of the Fermi National Laboratory through theFermi Research Alliance,LLC (FRA).  In 2017, URA will assume responsibilities as a subcontractor under the National Technology and Engineering Solutions of Sandia (NTESS) LLC for the management and operation of the DOE’s Sandia National Laboratories (SNL). 

The CFO is accountable for the financial operations of the Corporation.  A bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance is required, CPA strongly preferred.  A minimum of seven years of experience at a senior level is also required with relevant knowledge of Federal Government accounting, audit, and business practices.


Further information on the duties of the position can be found on the URA website at  Applications will be accepted until May 30, 2017.  Applications and nominations, including a one-page cover letter and resume, should be submitted electronically to URA-HR@URA-HQ.ORG or by mail to:


CFO Position

Universities Research Association

1140 19th St. NW

Suite 900

Washington, DC 20036