The Agnes Irwin School, an all-girls’ PreK-12 independent school in Rosemont, PA, has an immediate opening for an experienced Controller to manage and oversee the School’s accounting functions, and administer the School’s payroll and benefit plans. Additionally, this position is responsible for supervising the Accounts Payable Manger, Accounts Receivable Manager, and School Store Manager.
Essential functions of the position include, but are not limited to: • Manage, maintain and reconcile the General Ledger • Develop and implement systems and processes to establish and maintain the financial records of the School according to GAAP • Reconcile monthly all bank statements and monies • Prepare all end of month and annual general ledger adjusting journal entries, and end of month financial reports • Prepare annual financial close for independent financial audit report • Prepare financial reports or provide financial data as required by all federal, state, and local municipal regulatory agencies and educational/accrediting associations • Prepare and transmit monthly and weekly payrolls • Prepare, submit, and maintain retirement contributions and documents • Review and approve monthly health, life, and LTD insurance invoices • Oversee the 403(b) compliance testing process as well as the annual 403(b) audit
Successful candidates will possess: • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance, CPA preferred • Minimum five (5) years experience as a Controller; to include financial reporting, business analysis, internal control monitoring, financial systems integration and budgeting/forecasting • Demonstrated expertise in the area of payroll and benefits management • Background in not-for-profit accounting is desirable, and experience with the Blackbaud financial management system a plus • Prior supervisory experience preferred • Strong communication and interpersonal skills • Proficiency with use of computer technology, office, and audiovisual equipment as they pertain to the essential functions of this position • Experience in an independent school environment an asset
Interested candidates must apply for this position by using the following link to an online application: http://www.schoolspring.com/job?2824917
Please do not use the NAIS "Apply Now" option, as The Agnes Irwin School only accepts applications submitted through the link referenced below.
The Agnes Irwin School is actively recruiting candidates in accordance with diversity plans, and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.