The Chief Financial Officer (CFO) supports and advances the University’s mission through leadership of the institution’s fiscal services in an aim to advance the University mission, promote collegiality, ensure regulatory compliance, and grow the institution. The CFO ensures vitality of the University through prudent and effective financial management.
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business Administration or related field. Master’s of Business Administration or CPA preferred.
Five to 10 years of senior management, preferably in an academic environment.
Strong accounting skills and experience required.
Strong and comprehensive analytical skills; effective interpersonal skills; and strong oral and written communication abilities.
Demonstrated ability to organize work, set priorities, work independently, and handle multiple functions.
Familiarity with Banner or Colleague Information Software Systems preferred
University of the Southwest is a fully accredited Christ-centered interdenominational university with a total enrollment of more than 700 students. USW is located in sunny southeast New Mexico (Hobbs, NM). USW offers a wide variety of undergraduate and graduate programs, including both online and ground offerings. We offer a residential campus environment with a dynamic intercollegiate athletic... program. As member of the Red River Athletic Conference, our students have earned accolades in both academics and athletics. We have a vibrant campus life. USW is a member of the CCCU. More information about our programs and our campus can be found on our website at www.usw.edu.