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Job Details

  • Job ID: 2891016
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : February 9, 2018
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

SUMMARY: The Catholic Schools Office located at the Pastoral Center in Braintree is seeking a Director of School Finance.

• Establish standards for strategic financial plans and standards for Catholic schools in collaboration with colleagues in the Catholic Schools Office
• Prepare and review school business plans, budget, audited financial statements, cash flows and proformas to assist school leadership in creating sustainable financial models using per-pupil cost and multi-year planning strategies
• Recommend and present financing proposals to appropriate audiences for review and approval of local school debt financings.
• Participate in school audit processes of the Archdiocese of Boston
• Initiate school visits to engage pastors, head of schools, boards of trustee, advisory boards and business managers in addressing fiscal challenges, key metrics, cash flow and development of a multi-year planning approach.
• Work closely with the groups that support Catholic education to leverage support and resources that will strengthen the impact of Catholic education in the Archdiocese of Boston
• Build relationships with community leaders and business groups, as well as local and state government entities to promote Catholic education in the Archdiocese
• Work with Archdiocesan leaders on future schools in the parish collaborative model
• Any other duties as prescribed by the Superintendent
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Administrator > Director/Coordinator/Manager
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    The Archdiocese of Boston does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices (consistent with those religious exemptions provided in statutory and constitutional law) on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.

    Job Requirements

    • • Must be a practicing Catholic
      • Background in accounting and school finance
      • Understanding of Catholic Schools, their governance and their relationship to parishes and the Archdiocese
      • Extensive experience collaborating with and communicating with Catholic schools
      • Demonstrated exceptional communication and interpersonal skills including the proven ability to engage with and inspire a wide range of stakeholders
      • Possesses critical thinking and problem-solving skills
      • Demonstrated awareness of and commitment to the Catholic traditions of education service and social justice
      • Possess the creditability to lead and represent the Archdiocese of Boston with integrity and to work harmoniously with diverse learning communities
      • Background in information technology and ability to apply it as part of financial planning processes
      • Master’s Degree from an accredited institution of higher learning and a minimum of five years’ experience in the field, preferably in Catholic education

      To apply, submit cover letter and resume to
    • At least 5 year s of relevant experience preferred
    • Master degree preferred
    • Citizenship, residency OR WORK VISA IN United States required

    Contact Information

    • Alexis Parry
    • 66 Brooks Drive
    • Braintree, Massachusetts 02184

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