Employment Opportunity – Director of Finance and Administration

The First Religious Society of Newburyport, Unitarian Universalist is seeking candidates for the position of Director of Finance and Administration (DFA). This is a part time, 32 hours/week position with pro-rated benefits. The Director is mainly expected to be on-site during normal business hours, but there are some requirements for presence on Sunday mornings (Sept to June) and for some evening meetings.

Overview of the Congregation:

Located in an historic building in downtown Newburyport, MA, the First Religious Society Unitarian Universalist (FRSUU) is a growing church community with nearly 400 members. We are an active, multi-generational congregation with a strong tradition of religious education for children and youth and a commitment to community involvement. 

Position Description:

The FRS DFA is responsible for managing the business affairs of the church and working with church members and staff to achieve the church's mission objectives. As a member of the senior leadership team, the DFA works closely with the Minister, the Treasurers, the Parish Board, and the Committee Chairs to ensure the smooth operation of the administrative functions of the parish. The Administrator plays a key role in the total management process of the church including oversight of the physical maintenance and the utilization of church facilities.  The DFA is expected to participate in many decision-making activities affecting the operations of the church and participate in establishing strategies based on the analysis and interpretation of financial/membership data and trends. Read the full job description.

The salary range for this 0.8 FTE position is $42,400 – $52,520/year based upon the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.  FRS offers a generous program of benefits including health and life insurance and a retirement benefit (prorated for a 0.8FTE). Expected Start Date:  October 2017

To apply:  Send letter of interest and resume by September 8, 2017 to employment@FRSUU.org

The First Religious Society Unitarian Universalist, Newburyport is an equal opportunity employer.