Employment Application

Director of Finance | St. James Catholic Church and School


St. James Catholic Church and School are seeking a Director of Finance. This is a full-time position designed to assist the pastor and school principal in areas of finance and personnel administration in accordance with diocesan policies for parishes and schools.

The Finance Director is responsible for day-to-day administrative duties relative to finance, accounting, budgeting, personnel, record keeping, communications and information technology.

The position requires a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in accounting and 5+ year work experience that includes financial reporting, budgeting, analysis, record keeping; proficiency in QuickBooks is required as well as experience using a payroll platform. Knowledge of Parish Soft and FACTS Management will be helpful. The Director of Finance ensures that parish and school assets are used efficiently and effectively in serving the needs of the parish community.

A Catholic in good standing with the Church is preferred, but not required. The successful candidate will have excellent written and oral communication skills, knowledge of Catholic Church teachings, and strong organizational skills. Salary is commensurate with experience and includes a comprehensive benefit package.

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


To apply, send a resume with salary history and references to:


Jo Ann Green

Employee Benefits Coordinator

Cathy Dyer

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