Adventist Education

A Journey to Excellence
Pacific Union College
Jan. 13, 2022
Resumes Due:
Sep. 1, 2022

Description: The Associate Vice President of Finance (AVP) provides leadership and guidance for all financial aspects of Pacific Union College (PUC), and Howell Mountain Enterprises (HME), hereafter referred to as “Enterprise”. The AVP evaluates existing systems and plans, develops and implements modifications and /or new procedures relating to financial operations, and is accountable for all outcomes by ensuring proper legal and regulatory compliance. This position also serves as the Chief Financial Officer of Howell Mountain Enterprises. AVP will report directly to Vice President of Finance/CFO. Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Provide strategic leadership and accountability for the financial services functions of the Enterprise, including finance, payroll, accounting, endowment, trust and annuities, grant accounting and tracking, and investments. Provide the Vice President for Finance/Chief Financial Officer with departmental margin and budget, tuition and fee and fund balance analysis, and other variables affecting Enterprise finances. Develop strategic tools and systems to provide critical financial and operational information to leaders and make actionable recommendations. In coordination with the Vice President for Finance/Chief Financial Officer, engage the Board, College President and members of Presidents Cabinet in matters of finance, audit, and investment issues, trends, and changes. Develop and implement long and short-term financial goals and plans consistent with mission and goals of the Enterprise.

Experience: Desirable Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business, or related field from an accredited institution, required. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or Master’s in Business Administration (MBA), preferred Seven (7) years of related experience, in higher education accounting and finance, preferred. Three (3) years in a supervisory role, preferred.