Franklin Pierce University is seeking a Director of Finance & Accounting to join their team on the Rindge, NH campus. As Director, this position is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the Finance and Accounting Department including accounts payable, payroll, financial analysis, budgeting, and cash management. Working closely with the Vice President of Finance and CFO, the Director will be expected to prepare financial statements, analysis and other forecasting for senior management of the University, as well as managing the financial and accounting reporting to meet the University’s needs as well as maintaining compliance with U.S. GAAP.
The successful candidate must have at least seven to ten (7-10) years of accounting experience, and preferably some public accounting experience. Bachelors degree required, Masters and/or CPA desired or equivalent work experience. Must have previous supervisory experience. Candidates must be highly proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, including but not limited to: Word, Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint, and Access. Knowledge of accounting software application implementation experience desired. Must have the ability to manage time and tasks well with multiple priorities and deadlines, be detail oriented, self-motivated and have demonstrated experience in problem solving and process improvements and must have excellent communication, documentation and interpersonal skills.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resume to:
Director of Financing & Accounting
Franklin Pierce University
40 University Drive, Rindge, NH 03461
Please be sure to add "Director of Finance & Accounting Position" to the subject line of the email. EOE