Vice President of Finance & Administration
The College of Our Lady of the Elms invites applications for the position of Vice President of Finance & Administration. Elms College is a vibrant and growing Catholic liberal arts college located in Chicopee, Massachusetts.
The Vice President of Finance & Administration, reports directly to the President, serves on the President’s cabinet and serves as the Chief Financial Officer of the College providing leadership for all financial and business activities. The Vice President of Finance & Administration plays a significant role in strategic planning and is responsible for the oversight, planning and administration of the financial and business affairs of budgets and plans.
The successful candidate will demonstrate a commitment to and plan for the development and enhancement of services and financing in support of the institutions vision, mission and strategic initiatives. Demonstrates the ability to work creatively and collaboratively with faculty, staff, students, trustees, auditors, donors, and alumni. Must possess good judgment, integrity, and the highest professional and personal ethics, including a satisfactory comprehensive background check.
Qualifications: Master’s degree in finance, business, management, accounting or related field; CPA a plus along with seven years of responsible senior level fiscal management with significant experience in finance, budget and fiscal operations; demonstrated leadership in supervision; experience with strategic planning; record of progressively responsible administrative and leadership experience in finance and administration, preferably in higher education.
Applicants will submit official transcript(s), current resume or CV, the names of three references, and a cover letter describing their interests in and qualifications along with salary expectation for the position. Submit application materials via email (as Word or PDF attachments) to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Screening of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.
Elms College is a Catholic, co-educational, liberal arts college founded by the Sisters of St Joseph
Visit our website at www.elms.edu.
Elms College is an Equal Opportunity Educator and Employer