The Business Manager will report directly to the Head of School (HOS) and provide leadership, oversight, and stewardship for all aspects of Heronfield’s financial operations. In addition, the Business Manager will be a member of the school’s administrative team, work closely with the Board of Trustees (BOT), and support the long term strategic and financial planning for the institution. The Business Manager will ensure institutional integrity on fiscal matters by promoting best practices in finance. The Business Manager will also oversee facilities, maintenance, and school operations.
In addition to financial expertise, the successful candidate must possess exceptional interpersonal skills working with faculty, staff, and school families, along with a spirit of collaboration with all school constituencies. Ideal candidates will possess at least five years of experience in a position of financial leadership, preferably in an educational and/or non-profit setting. A strong understanding of complex financial instruments and proven experience developing financial strategies that support strategic priorities are essential.
This is 12 month position with four weeks of vacation time (plus legal holidays) to be scheduled to accommodate the needs of the school.
Interested candidates should send a cover letter, résumé, and a list of at least five references to Martha Shepardson-Killam, Head of School at email@example.com. No phone calls, please.