Accounting Manager / Controller

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  • Full-Time
  • Wauwatosa, WI
  • 10/1/22
  • Job Type Details: Full-time, Exempt

The Accounting Manager/Controller will play an important role in partnering with the leadership team in strategic decision making. The Accounting Manager/Controller will have accounting and investment experience and will be a hands-on participative manager leading a three-person team.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Analyze and present monthly financial reports.
  • Oversee the annual budgeting process working with over twenty managers throughout the organization.
  • Coordinate and lead the annual audit process, liaise with external auditors and assess our environment for any change necessary.
  • Manage organizational cash flow and forecasting.
  • Active participant on investment committees overseeing sizable investment portfolios with support from investment consultants with socially responsible principles.
  • Update and implement all necessary financial policies and accounting practices to ensure proper internal controls and efficiency.
  • Manage payroll processing.
  • Review and file tax returns, as necessary for our Sisters.


  • Certified Public Accounting License required.
  • At least 5 to 7 years of professional experience with focus on accounting and investments.
  • Technology savvy with experience managing relationships with vendors.
  • A successful track record in setting priorities, keen analytic, organization and problem-solving skills which support sound decision making.
  • A multi-tasker with the ability to wear many hats in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability and willingness to gain understanding of religious life, particularly the mission and charism of the School Sisters of Notre Dame.
  • Excellent communication, attention to detail and relationship building skills with an ability to prioritize, negotiate, and work with a variety of internal and external stakeholders.

If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit a cover letter and resume to Lindsey Scales at

If you would like to learn more about The School Sisters of Notre Dame, please visit our website: You may also apply for this position on our website.

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