Summary: This position is the senior business administrator for
Gateway Seminary and Chief Financial Officer; reports directly to
the President; participates as a member of the President’s Cabinet;
relates to the Board of Trustees as requested.
Affirmation of the Baptist Faith and Message without
qualification or reservation.
Education and certifications demonstrating appreciation for
academic training and providing knowledge base for the position.
MBA or CPA preferred.
Demonstrated expertise in financial oversight including
institutional accounting, investing, and budget management.
In addition to finance, has a working knowledge of the following
administrative areas: human resources, information technology, and
Proven capacity for senior-level executive leadership and
capacity for broad oversight of a significant range of
Familiarity with legal issues regarding higher education and
accreditation procedures and policies.
Awareness of SBC denominational diversity and organizational
Adequate emotional and spiritual maturity for working in a
Capable of working in a multi-cultural, multi-ethnic environment
in the western United States.
Personal spiritual commitments reflected in devotional
practices, financial stewardship, marriage/family health, church
participation, and missional living.