Director of Finance & Administration

St. Columbas Episcopal Church

Washington DC, DC 20016

Denomination: Episcopal

Category: Business Administration

Posted on: June 01, 2021

Time Type: Full Time

Job Description:

St. Columba's seeks a talented and versatile full-time finance and human resources professional to be responsible for effective oversight of the financial, business, and administrative operations of St. Columba's Church to support and further the church's mission and ministries.

The Director of Finance & Administration (DFA) shares with the Rector and others in the leadership of this church, and is expected to take initiative and function at a very high level of personal and professional responsibility. The DFA reports to the Rector, has direct responsibility for the finances and human resources, and is responsible for facilities and information technology through direct reports. The DFA directly supervises the Finance Coordinator, Operations Manager (OM), and Parish Office Coordinator and works closely with the Rector to lead and support all staff. The DFA is responsible for effective oversight of the business operations of St. Columba's Nursery School. The DFA works in collaboration with the Church's third-party accounting firm. As a senior member of the staff, the DFA is responsible for contributing to a collegial and collaborative work environment.

About St. Columbas Episcopal Church:

St. Columba's is a vibrant, urban congregation committed to proclaiming the Gospel through worship and ministry. Located in upper northwest Washington, D.C., this is the largest parish in the Episcopal Diocese of Washington with an operating budget of $3,000,000. The parish operates a nursery school with an additional budget of $2,000,000. St. Columba's is currently engaged in master planning; it is anticipated that this will lead to a multimillion dollar capital campaign and redevelopment of the property. For information visit 

Job Qualifications:

Excellent interpersonal skills hiring, supervising, team-building, and motivating others
Takes initiative problem-solving and decision-making
Financial expertise, including experience with external auditors
Excellent project and time management
Strong strategic and critical thinking ability
Leadership, communication, and planning in the church organization, working effectively with staff, parishioners, and the public

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Director of Finance & Administration
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Full Time
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1500 - 2000

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Lauren Devito
4201 Albemarle St., NW
Washington DC
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