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Director of Finance, Chancery, Pueblo

Posted 8/19/14
Don't Miss this Career Opportunity at the Diocese of Pueblo!
The Diocese of Pueblo seeks a dynamic and results-oriented finance professional with extensive hands on experience in finance and transaction services. As the Director of Finance, you will be responsible for leading a staff in planning, organizing, and coordinating the fiscal activities for the Diocese.


Who are we looking for?
The successful candidate will have experience in budgets, forecasting, and comprehensive annual reporting as well as thorough knowledge of internal controls, liability insurance and risk management, accounts payable, receivable and payroll, and financial audits. A thorough knowledge of religious not-for-profit or governmental accounting standards is required, specifically in the areas of pronouncements, financial accounting standards, and generally accepted accounting principles.


The well qualified candidate will possess Bachelor degree with major coursework in accounting, finance and or public administration. Master’s degree preferred. Current CPA license desired. 10 years experience in accounting and fiscal operations, with 5 years being at a supervisory level in a government or not-for-profit organization required. Experience in payroll and accounting software such as; ParishSOFT software, PDS, Fundware or comparable. The ideal candidate will be a practicing Catholic who is highly organized, able to multi-task and works well within all levels of an organization.


Compensation:
Compensation for this position will be based on experience.

To Apply:
Send a completed Diocesan Employment Application (available on our website), letter of interest and resume to: Diocese of Pueblo, Attention Human Resources, 101 N. Greenwood Street, Pueblo, CO 81003 OR jdeyoung@dioceseofpueblo.org

 
Bishop's Pastoral Associate of Catechesis and Famliy Life - Chancery, Pueblo
Posted 8/11/14
Don’t Miss this Opportunity at the Diocese of Pueblo!

The Diocese of Pueblo is seeking a new member of our team, to serve in the areas of catechetics and family life.  The position aims toward development of theologically formed, professional ministers for 52 parishes and 44 missions gathered in 37 pastoral units across 48,000 square miles, and will include pre-Cana and FOCCUS workshops with couples, trainers and clergy.

 
This person will be the primary resource to develop and promote a culture of lifelong catechetical formation across the Diocese involving collaboration with the Bishop and Chancery Staff, program development, parish and deanery support, advisory group coordination and extensive electronic communications. Travel throughout the Diocese and availability to work evenings and weekends is required.

Who are we looking for?   

Qualified candidates must be a fully initiated Catholic and a model of Catholic discipleship and family life, with a good understanding of Church, strong leadership, inter-personal, and organizational skills, creativity and flexibility. Commitment to the spiritual life and family life, are a must!  Masters Degree in Theology, Religious Education or equivalent. 3 years experience in formation/catechetical/education/youth ministry, or certification in Hispanic Ministry.  Curriculum development experience required.  Spanish language skills preferred. Must submit to and successfully pass a criminal background investigation.  

Apply Now--We're looking forward to reading your resume!

Send a completed Diocesan Employment Application, letter of interest and resume to:  Diocese of Pueblo, Attention Human Resources, 101 N. Greenwood Street, Pueblo, CO 81003  OR  jdeyoung@dioceseofpueblo.org