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Office for Human Resources

Director of Finance

Job Title: Director
Office: Office for Finances

Job Description

The Diocese of Springfield is currently seeking qualified applicants for the position of Director in the Office for Finances. The Director of Finance is responsible for the administration of diocesan income and expenditures, and administration of all goods which belong to the public juridic persons subject to the diocesan bishop.  Prepares and presents an annual year-end report to the diocesan finance council for the goods of the diocese under the authority of the Bishop in accord with the budget determined by the Diocesan Financial Council.  The position is also the Department head for Financial Services and oversees the Curial offices for:   Development, Insurance and Benefits, and Property, Buildings and Cemeteries.  The job oversees the functions of the financial and administrative services of accounting, budgeting, employee’s benefits, facilities management, insurance, and all diocesan investments to include pension, real estate, development, and cemeteries.  The position also serves as a financial liaison between parishes and diocese in the implementation of standardized accounting procedures, controls and software.  

Job Qualifications 

Successful applicants must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience in the position of finance director,  controller or similar finance position and a minimum of a bachelor’s degree in finance, business administration, accounting or economics, Master of Business Administration with a concentration in finance and Certified Public Accountant preferred.

How to Apply

To apply by email, please send a cover letter, resume, references and salary requirements to .

To apply by mail, please send a cover letter, resume, references and salary requirements to
Office for Human Resources
Catholic Pastoral Center
1615 West Washington
Springfield, IL  62702