Seeking Business Manager
St. Agnes Catholic Church in Arlington, Virginia, an active suburban parish near Washington, DC with approximately 5,000 parishioners and a school of 460 students, seeks a full-time Business Manager. The Business Manager provides administrative support to the Pastor in the areas of financial management and stewardship. Working closely with the Pastor, Finance Council and the school’s Principal, the Business Manager will have responsibility for all accounting and finances, including managing accounts payable and receivable, all aspects of financial reporting, parish and school advancement, monitoring internal financial controls, cash management, the annual budget process and all aspects of HR and payroll processing.
The successful candidate will be a strong leader and manager with excellent oral and written communication and problem-solving skills. This self-starter, who takes quick initiative, will have the ability to organize, prioritize, and manage multiple tasks concurrently and to maintain effective working relationships with internal and external contacts. We require a BS/BA in Accounting, Business, Finance or a closely related field; a minimum of five years’ experience in finance/accounting/business management; experience with QuickBooks, Excel and database management systems; and a minimum of three years’ supervisory experience and human resource responsibility. The candidate must be a Catholic in good standing with the Church who has demonstrated strengths in leadership, teamwork, decision-making, and knowledge of financial and personnel management. We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.
Interested candidates should email a cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please write “Parish Business Manager” in the subject line.