About Archbishop Riordan High School
Archbishop Riordan High School, an Archdiocesan Catholic High School in the Marianist
tradition, prepares young men of the Bay Area for leadership through its inclusive
college preparatory curriculum, its emphasis on formation in faith, and its dedication
to community service and justice. In a diverse family environment, Archbishop Riordan
fosters development in faith, character, academics, athletics and the arts. More
information about our school can be found at www.riordanhs.org.
Job Description: Director of Finance
The Director of Finance will be a strategic thought partner and report to the Senior
Director of Business Operations. The successful candidate will be a hands-on and
participative manager and will lead and develop an internal team to support finance,
business planning and budgeting.
The Director of Finance will play a critical role in partnering with the school
administration in strategic decision-making and operations as Riordan continues to
enhance its quality education as well as build enrollment. This is a wonderful
opportunity for a finance and operations leader to maximize and strengthen the internal
capacity of a well-respected, high impact school.
Analyze and present financial reports in an accurate and timely manner; clearly
communicate monthly and annual financial statements.
Coordinate and lead the annual audit process, liaise with external auditors and
the finance committee of the board of trustees; assess any changes necessary.
Oversee and lead annual budgeting and planning process in conjunction with the
finance committee and review all financial plans and budgets; monitor progress
and changes and keep administration abreast of the schoolâ€™s financial status.
Manage organizational cash flow and forecasting.
Ensure that tuition collection schedule is adhered to and that financial data and
cash flow are steady and support school requirements.
Update and implement all necessary business policies and accounting practices in
accordance with GAAP.
Effectively communicate and present financial matters to the board of trustees.
- BS/BA in accounting or business with accounting emphasis
- Minimum of 5 years of high level accounting experience
Strong knowledge of GAAP with clear understanding of applying accounting principles, cost
allocation procedures and non-profit fund accounting
Additional preferred qualifications
- Practicing Roman Catholic
- Strong knowledge of accounting software (Serenic, Financial Edge, Raiserâ€™s Edge)
- Highly organized and ability to multi-task
- Experience in school or non-profit environment
This is a year round position.
To apply, please email your Letter of Interest and Resume to:
Mr. Gary Whitehouse
Senior Director of Business Operations