Nativity Parish

Nativity Catholic Church and School is seeking a successful senior leader to be our next Director of Finance and Operations.  We are looking for a seasoned, inspiring leader who has a passion and a sense of vocation for the Catholic Church and Catholic Formation.  This is a full-time, exempt, benefits eligible position.  Salary is commensurate with experience level.

Church Description:

Nativity Parish is a thriving, vibrant community of approximately 5,000 families, and 550 students in our PK3 – 8th grade school.  We are a multi-cultural parish comprised of 65% English speaking, 25% Spanish speaking, and 10% Indian, Filipino, African American, and other ethnicities.  We have 50+ lay ministries, a vibrant pastoral care ministry, and a flourishing food pantry. 

Position Description:

This dynamic position requires effective collaboration and team building with clergy, school, ministerial, and operational leadership to foster our mission and parish life.  This position encompasses leading and working hands-on with all aspects of financial management, risk management, human resource management, and facilities management. 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Annual budget preparation for the church and school based on forecasted offertory, and enrollment and tuition rate setting
  • Developing, implementing, and documenting best business practices and internal controls
  • Overseeing all financial matters including payroll, general ledger, and grants management
  • Quarterly budget presentation to the Finance Council
  • Overseeing daily facility operations and capital projects for the extended campus

Successful candidates will have/be the following:

  • An engaged Catholic confident in a leadership and ministerial role
  • Knowledgeable and confident in certified public accounting standards and principals
  • Bachelors or masters degree in Business Administration
  • Minimum ten years of experience in all aspects of financial management
  • Minimum five years of experience in administration and team leadership
  • Bi-lingual English/Spanish (helpful)

Candidate must successfully complete a Level II FBI background screening and attend Safe Environment Training.

Qualified candidates please submit a resume to:  ggarcia@nativitycatholicchurch.org