Director of Finance & Operations

EastLake Church Chula Vista
Chula Vista, CA

EastLake Church is looking for a full-time Director of Finance & Operations.  Located in Chula Vista, CA, EastLake Church is a non-denominational Christian church with multiple locations.

The Director of Finance & Operations is a key leadership position at EastLake Church addressing essentially all areas of the church operations that are not directly related to ministry and worship.

The Director of Finance & Operations supports the ministry of EastLake Church by owning responsibility for the business of running the church. The areas of church finance, facility contracts, church record keeping and risk management are areas of direct responsibility. This position serves as the finance lead and advisor for all EastLake Church Network locations.

The Director of Finance & Operations has overall responsibility for the integrity of the church finances, operations and administration so that these functions complement and reinforce the mission of the church – people helping people find and follow Jesus.

Experience and Educational Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related field required.
  • Proven experience as director of finance or similar role.
  • In-depth knowledge of finance and accounting principles, laws and best practices.
  • Solid knowledge of financial analysis and forecasting.
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office and financial management software (Sage Intacct a plus).
  • Excellent organizational, communication and leadership skills.
  • Experience in contract administration.
  • Five years work experience as a supervisor of staff or teams preferred.
  • Ability to self-start and work with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to positively and professionally represent EastLake Church.


Salary to be determined based on applicant’s education and experience. Candidate is eligible for health benefits, and has the option to participate in a 403b retirement plan with employer matching.

For further information on essential responsibilities, click HERE.

Candidates may submit a resume and cover letter to

Want to Apply?

If you’d like to apply, please email with your resume and indicate the position you are interested in. Once we have received your email, we will provide you with an Employment Application Packet for you to complete and return. Thank you for your interest in joining our staff.

Salary for all positions ranges based on education and experience and will be talked about in second round of the interview process.