The Diocese of La Crosse seeks a Chief Financial Officer.
Under the leadership of the Most Reverend William Patrick Callaghan (Bishop Bio) The Diocese of La Crosse, celebrating the 150 years since its founding, serves 19 counties of West Central Wisconsin. Catholics are about 20% of the population of the La Crosse geography and they are served by 105 parishes. The Diocese has 97 Diocesan priests, 29 international priests, 48 senior priests, and 50 permanent deacons. The Diocese also has over 7000 students enrolled in its sixty-seven schools.
The Diocese administers its assets through the Office for Temporalities is comprised of three departments: Finance, Office for Buildings and Grounds, and Human Resources (coming soon). The Finance Office, comprised of the Finance Officer and Staff Accountant, assists parishes and answers questions on their financial, payroll and accounting needs. The Office for Buildings and Grounds assists the parishes and schools with regard to staying in compliance with governmental regulations and the processing of construction and remodeling contracts. Human Resources will be a new department in the Diocesan Curia. It is meant to assist all parishes and schools with questions and concerns with personnel issues, and to create standard processes for all Human Resource related matters.
The above list reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the primary functions of the job identified, and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all of the work requirements that may be inherent in the job, or assigned by the Bishop.
BENEFITS: This position offers comprehensive benefits and retirement plan. Details available from Human Resources.
EXPECTED TRAVEL: minimal overnight travel
**Deadline for Application: October 31st, 2018