Primary responsibilities include preparing the annual operating budget and periodic reports; managing day-to-day accounting activities; preparing financial statements; maintaining internal controls; and assisting with administration of human resources and employee benefits programs.
The successful candidate will be a strong leader who possesses excellent oral and written communication and problem solving skills. This self-starter should be one who takes quick initiative, has the ability to organize, prioritize, and manage multiple tasks concurrently and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external contacts.
We require a BS/BA in accounting, business, or finance; CPA and independent school experience strongly preferred; minimum of seven years experience in finance/accounting/business management; prior experience with Blackbaud's Financial Edge, QuickBooks, MS Office, and database management systems; and a minimum of three years supervisory experience. We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.
About Oakcrest School
Oakcrest School in partnership with parents challenges girls in grades 6-12 to develop their intellect, character, faith and leadership potential to succeed in college and throughout their lives.
Oakcrest, an independent school, educates the whole person. Inspired by the teachings of the Catholic Church and the spirituality of Opus Dei, we weave together a rich liberal arts curriculum, character development, one-on-one advising and service to create a vibrant environment that graduates confident young women—young women who will make a difference in all they choose to do.
PORTRAIT OF AN OAKCREST GRADUATE
Oakcrest recognizes the vocation of women as trustees of humanity* and provides a culture of freedom and responsibility in which young women thrive. The joy that comes from knowing she is a child of God impels our graduate to positively impact family and society through:
An understanding of faith and a commitment to personal friendship with God
Academic excellence that drives her to pursue lifelong learning
The ability to recognize and articulate truth, and the courage to stand by it
Self-knowledge that informs her growth in virtue
A love for beauty in the world, and a sense of responsibility to sustain and create it
Leadership and a spirit of collaboration that inspire her to serve
* Saint John Paul II, Apostolic Letter, On the Dignity and Vocation of Women, n. 30