Controller - Tenders Global


Catholic Charities of Southern Minnesota

Catholic Charities of Southern Minnesota is seeking a mission-focused individual with strong fiscal management background to serve as the Controller.

The Controller is responsible for the day-to-day financial operations of the Agency. The position oversees activities related to budgeting, forecasting, cash management, accounting and financial reporting. As a member of the Executive Team, the Controller is expected to analyze and provide recommendations to enhance management and strengthen performance.

Duties may include but are not limited to:

  • Actively manage the personnel and systems who execute day-to-day accounting & financial operations
  • Coordinates the scheduling and completion of the independent audit for Catholic Charities of Southern MN
  • Ensures the maintenance of financial records and accounting systems to ensure compliance with all regulations, generally accepted accounting practices and contractual requirements
  • Oversees development, implementation and enforcement of financial policies, procedures, and internal controls
  • Provides financial leadership for the Agency
  • Participates on the Executive Team
  • Oversees the monthly closing process and preparation of financial reports for the Executive Director, the Finance Committee and the Board.
  • Oversees and provides leadership for the annual budget process.
  • Provides analytical and strategic support to the Executive Director
  • In conjunction with the program staff, ensures timely completion of annual Accountings
  • Manages banking and contractual arrangements
  • Manages accounting staff responsible for financial activity and transactions
  • Coordinates completion of annual reports and tax returns in conjunction with third- party tax preparers

Qualified Applicants should possess:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required with three to five years of accounting experience in the nonprofit sector
  • Certified Public Accountant preferred
  • The successful candidate must be organized and able to multi-task, pay strong attention to detail, and meet deadlines
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Ability to act with integrity, professionalism and confidentiality

Catholic Charities of Southern Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefits package including health, dental and life insurance, a generous paid time off package, flexible spending accounts and a retirement plan with employer contributions.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $90,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off

Physical setting:

  • Office


  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Winona, MN: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: One location

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