BREBEUF JESUIT MISSION STATEMENT

Brebeuf Jesuit, a Catholic and Jesuit school, provides an excellent college preparatory education for a lifetime of service by forming leaders who are intellectually competent, open to growth, loving, religious and committed to promoting justice. Fostering a culture of understanding and dialogue, Brebeuf Jesuit seeks and welcomes students from diverse religious, ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds. Students at Brebeuf Jesuit are called to discover and cultivate the fullness of their God-given talents as a responsibility and as an act of worship.

Chief Financial Offier

Full-time, calendar-year employee. Start date: August 10, 2021.

As a member of Brebeuf Jesuit’s Leadership Team, the Chief Financial Officer will lead and manage a finance and administrative structure to meet the evolving needs and opportunities of the School. Reporting to the President, the CFO serves as both a thought partner for setting long-term strategy and a day-to-day manager. The CFO engages in a wide range of functions including developing financial models and managing budgets; overseeing investment, audit, and legal affairs; management of the financial aid program and tuition management services; and the operations of the facilities management team.

This position reports to the President.

Brebeuf actively seeks to increase the diversity of its faculty and develop an inclusive community therefore underrepresented candidates are encouraged to apply.

Chief Financial Officer Job Description

Click here to download a packet to learn more about this position.

RESPONSIBILITIES

(Note: The following list of responsibilities is not exhaustive. Others may be assigned, subject to reasonable accommodations.)

Strategic

  • Advise Senior Leadership team, Board of Trustees, and Board Finance Committee on the financial implications of school activities
  • Provide strategic recommendations to enhance the institution’s financial position and organizational capabilities
  • Lead the development and continuous evaluation of short and long-term strategic financial objectives
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships across the Brebeuf Jesuit community so as to identify needs and seek full range of business solutions

Operational

  • Responsible for accounting, finance, budgeting, forecasting, strategic planning and risk management
  • Provide timely and accurate analysis of financial trends, budgets and forecasts
  • Financial Aid and Scholarship Program Management
  • Tuition Management
  • Manage processes for financial forecasting, budgeting and reporting
  • Ensure that effective internal controls are in place and ensure compliance with GAAP and applicable federal, state and local regulatory laws and rules for financial and tax reporting

Supervisory

  • Direct supervision of the Finance & Accounting, Human Resources and Facility Management functions
  • Oversee relationships with third party contract service providers

QUALIFICATIONS

REQUIRED

  • Bachelors of Science in Accounting
  • Five or more years in financial leadership roles
  • High integrity, sound business judgment, and results orientation
  • Strong communication, problem solving, and critical thinking skills
  • Sensitivity to diversity

PREFERRED

  • MBA and/or CPA
  • Experience in non-profit organization
  • Prior experience in diverse working community

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLYING

Please click here to access the online application.

Application deadline: June 30, 2021


If you have any questions concerning the application process, please contact Human Resources at hr@brebeuf.org.