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Financial/Budget Analyst

Financial Services

Posted 9/10/2018 until 10/31/2018



Directly manages or assists in:

  • Preparation of financial statements for Archdiocesan entities
  • Preparing cash flow analysis and other financial analysis
  • Performing fund balance analysis and rollforward
  • Providing effective accounting support for other departments, parishes, schools and other Archdiocesan organizations
  • Annual budgeting process & forecasting
  • Some General Ledger accounting and monthly and annual closing process
  • Construction and project accounting


Because all Archdiocesan employees represent the Roman Catholic Church, they are expected to conduct themselves according to the goals and mission of the Church in performing their work.


  • Participates in overall management of department relative to implementation of department goals
  • Recommends and implements changes to streamline and improve the accounting systems. Ensures adherence to GAAP.
  • Assists with the month-end close process including the analysis of financial statement variances and system issues. Assists in the annual financial statement audit.
  • Performs balance sheet account reconciliation and review process to ensure that reconciling items have been researched and resolved in a timely manner and in accordance with policy and that system and process issues are corrected
  • Develops and implements accounting procedures for specific project accounting;
  • Provides assistance in preparation of financial statements for not-for-profit entities
  • Gathers, reviews and analyzes data and prepares routine and special financial reports for management review.
  • Supervises and trains staff as required for specific projects.
  • Supports other internal departments regarding accounting and reporting requirements.
  • Supports the IT department, as an end user, in the implementation, upgrade and testing of accounting software package
  • Develops and encourages teamwork among staff members through cross-training of comparable positions and emphasizing the goal of the department of providing support to others; coaches and trains staff; fosters open dialogue among staff to create a feeling of belonging to a team.
  • Assist in work with the ACC’s independent auditors and responds to their inquiries during year-end audits.
  • Assumes related responsibilities as necessary.​



Education and Experience


Any combination of education and experience likely to provide the required knowledge, skills, and abilities, typically:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related area.
  • CPA license required
  • Three to seven years experience in progressively more responsible general accounting positions.  


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities


Knowledge of:

  • GAAP, accounting systems and procedures.
  • Principles of management and supervision.
  • Serenic Systems Navigator accounting system is a plus but not a requirement.


Skill in:

  • Oral and written communication
  • Management and supervision
  • Short and long range planning and organization
  • Developing policies and procedures.
  • Team building.


Ability to:

  • Set objectives and develop strategies.
  • Train, motivate and develop employees.
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize within a very fast-paced and demanding work environment.
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable.
  • Travel within Archdiocese boundaries as needed.
  • Maintain confidentiality.
  • Occasionally lift up to 20 pounds.
  • Sit for sustained periods of time on a daily basis.
  • Perform tasks requiring intermittent bending, stooping, and walking.
  • Sustain frequent movement of the fingers, wrists, hands, and arms.


Interested candidates must fill out an application, which can be found on our website at:
The completed application must be submitted, along with a resume to: 

Please submit the email with the following subject line:
Your First & Last Name, Position applying for, Location

Information/Application Contact:

Financial Services
3424 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles CA 90010
FAX: 213-637-6115
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