Jobs TemplateDirector of Finance - Marmion Abbey and Academy

Posted: 03/19/2023

Position Summary: We are an established and growing all-boys Catholic High School in immediate need of a topflight Director of Finance. Possessing strong communication and problem-solving abilities, the candidate will be motivated by the challenge to expand their technical, analytical, and strategic skills in the development and leadership of a strong, responsive Finance Department. Accounting experience in non-profit is a plus. CPA is preferred. You will work in a dynamic accounting environment where you will not only perform accounting functions but also focus on profitability analysis, budgeting and forecasting, multi-departmental reporting, growth strategy, process improvement and development of financial and operational dashboards. You will work directly with senior leadership, outside advisors and the Board of Trustees to make the Organization successful. This role is pivotal to the overall function of the team and broader organization. This is a full-time position reporting to both the Abbot, President of Marmion, Inc., and the President of the Academy. Main Responsibilities: • Understand and explain the drivers of results, trends, and KPIs with a forward-looking focus. • Prepare monthly reporting package for leadership and executive team of the Board of Trustees, monthly forecast, annual budget, and other key strategic plans. • Oversight of Cash Management for all entities of Marmion, Inc. • Lead in the facilitation of the Organization’s annual audit conducted by an independent CPA firm • Collaborate with office staff on continuous process improvement initiatives. • Safeguard company assets through effective internal control procedures. • Lead efforts in administration of financial aid program. • Implement effective tuition collection strategies. • Manage group employee and business insurance plans. • Oversee and review the activities of personnel responsible for AR, AP, Payroll and HR. • Member of Academy leadership team • Attend/present at quarterly Board of Trustee Meetings, as well as periodic Committee meetings • Other duties as assigned Qualifications and Skills: • Collaborative approach to work • Strong knowledge of GAAP and nonprofit accounting • Financial statement audit experience a plus • Basic tax knowledge a plus • Strategic thinker • A passion for learning • Verbal and written communication skills • Highly proficient in Excel • Human resource experience a plus Education and Experience • CPA preferred, but not required • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or Business Administration • Minimum 3-5 years as Finance Director in a non-profit or school environment highly recommended • Experience managing accounting staff is a plus. • Experience with Financial Edge NXT (Blackbaud) is a plus. Benefits of Working at Marmion • Highly Competitive Salary • Paid time off • Minimal to No Travel • Medical Insurance and Prescription Drug Coverage • Dental and Vision Insurance Coverage • 403(b) with Employer Match • Life Insurance and LTD Offered

Position Type: Full Time

Position Location: Aurora

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