Saint Peter’s University invites applications and nominations for the position of Chief Accounting Officer. Under the direction of a new Vice President Finance/Chief Financial Officer, the Chief Accounting Officer will be one of five key division leaders reporting to and acting on behalf of the CFO. The position will be on the front lines every day, addressing regulatory, financial reporting and transactional accounting matters. The talented professional chosen for the position can expect a fast -paced, challenging environment and daily interaction with senior academic and administrative leadership and as well as Trustees and Regents.
Saint Peter’s University is a Jesuit institution of higher education just minutes from New York City, a global center of culture, entertainment, business, and, most importantly, opportunity. Saint Peter’s is one of 27 Jesuit colleges and universities in the United States and the only one in New Jersey. For additional information about Saint Peter’s University, please visit https://www.saintpeters.edu.
Procedure for Applications and Nominations
Saint Peter’s University is being assisted by Academic Search. Prospective candidates and nominators may arrange a confidential discussion with senior consultant Jerry Israel at Jerry.Israel@academicsearch.org. You may review the full position profile, which includes qualifications, on the Academic Search website at https://academicsearch.org/open-searches-public/.
This position is open until filled. The duties of this position may be performed remotely. Applications should be submitted electronically in PDF format to SaintPetersCAO@academicsearch.org. The application materials should include a cover letter that addresses the qualifications noted in the position profile, a curriculum vitae, and a list of five professional references with contact information, including telephone numbers and email addresses. Calls to references will occur only later in the search process and only with prior notification of candidates.
Saint Peter’s University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Institution with a strong commitment to diversity.
Saint Peter’s University desires to ensure that faculty, students and staff members from underrepresented and marginalized populations are an integral part of the life and governance of the institution.