Employment Application

Director of Parish Financial Services


The Catholic Diocese of Savannah has an opening for a Director of Parish Financial Services. This position reports to the CFO and is the point of contact for all parish financial personnel and pastors. Specific duties include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for parish audit process
    • Establish schedule
    • Work with local audit provider to insure diocesan audit requirements are met
    • Work with parishes to assure audit recommendations are implemented
  • Maintain and update parish financial policies as needed
  • Maintain and update parish chart of accounts as needed
  • Maintain Financial Staff Resources on Diocesan Website
  • Provide on-going training for current parish financial staff
  • Responsible for consolidated payroll system, Paycor and bi-weekly pastoral center payroll
  • Responsible for parish invoicing and billing

Candidates should have a working knowledge of integrated platforms, Paycor, Quickbooks On-Line, E-Bill and ParishSoft. A Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance is required, a CPA or CMA is preferred. A minimum of 5 years’ experience with responsibilities in financial and administrative leadership and supervisory experience is necessary. Candidates must have excellent written and oral communications skills and have the ability to plan and organize a variety of projects and work plans.

To be considered, a candidate MUST be a practicing Catholic in good standing. The Catholic Diocese of Savannah offers a competitive salary as well as a wide range of benefits including Medical and Dental Insurance and a 401-K Investment Plan.

Note: VIRTUS training and criminal background check are required for hiring.


Deadline for applications is October 25, 2021.

To apply, send resume and references to:

Jo Ann Green, Director of Operations & Human Resources
Diocese of Savannah


Jo Ann Green

Employee Benefits Coordinator

Cathy Dyer

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