Columbia Gorge Community College is seeking a Vice President of Financial Services (CFO). The VP of Financial Services manages the College Business Office that is staffed with three employees and the College Bookstore Manager. This position is responsible for directing the College financial operations, to include budgeting, accounting, purchasing, financial reporting, audits, bookstore, and other services as assigned. Serves as chief financial officer, chief college budget officer and custodian of funds for the college. Oversees all capital and fiscal planning affecting the college. This is an outstanding opportunity to join a rural, student-centered, mission-driven college.
Post-Secondary: Master's degree in Accounting, Business Administration or related field, or a Bachelor's degree in similar fields and seven years of administrative experience in an educational institution, including fiscal control and other general management functions.
Job Related Experience: Minimum of seven (7) years of progressively responsible and relevant finance/administrative leadership experience.
Preferred Qualifications: Demonstrated knowledge of principles and standards of fund accounting for public colleges and universities, as defined by AICPA and GASB. Experience working in higher education.
Additional Salary Information: This is a full-time, exempt position with a starting salary placement of $84,907 to $98,730/yr (mid-range of 18 step scale) negotiable. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, 160 hours of paid vacation per year, and PERS retirement.
CGCC application, cover letter, and resume are required to apply. Visit www.cgcc.edu/jobs. Position open until filled. Applications reviewed as they are received. Desired placement between March and April of 2019.
About Columbia Gorge Community College
The main campus of CGCC is located in The Dalles, Oregon, a community of over 15,000 people at the east end of the Columbia Gorge National Scenic Area, 85 miles east of Portland. CGCC also has a satellite campus in Hood River, Oregon, a community of 9,000 people located 65 miles east of Portland.
The Gorge, formed by the Columbia River, extends more than 70 miles, is the only break in the length of the Cascade Mountain Range and has a worldwide reputation for its myriad of recreational opportunities. The Dalles and Hood River offer outstanding windsurfing, scenic hiking and horseback riding trails, skiing, white water rafting, excellent fishing and boating, unique cultural experiences, and numerous historical museums that provide enjoyment to meet anyone’s taste.