Park Street School, located in the Beacon Hill neighborhood of Boston, MA is an independent, Christian preschool and primary school with an enrollment of approximate 300 in grades Toddler through 6. www.parkstreetschool.org In partnership with the Head of School and other members of the school’s Leadership Team, the Business Manager oversees all finance matters including: budgeting, contracts, financial aid, expense control, financial reporting, accounting controls, cash management and banking relations, capital budgets, and risk management.
Requirements Bachelor’s degree in Accounting required. Minimum 3 years of related experience. Previous non-profit experience, preferably in an independent school, is preferred. High proficiency with technology, including Excel, Microsoft Office, and related products is essential. Passion for the mission of the school.
Personal qualities sought: Integrity, analytical thinker, ability to multi-task, problem solver, proactive management style, a life-long learner who seeks to remain current through continuing education and professional development. Must be characterized by excellent judgment, strong organizational and time management skills, and attention to detail. Commitment to maintaining confidentiality in all matters is required. Strong written and verbal communication skills, good interpersonal skills and the ability to achieve results with diverse constituencies. A willingness to work in a fast paced independent school environment while juggling multiple priorities and possessing a sense of humor are essential. The successful candidate will be able to prioritize and complete tasks with minimal supervision and will be able to learn new technologies and be flexible with a range of job duties.
Salary: Competitive salary commensurate with experience and includes an excellent benefits package.
Park Street School and Park Street Kids is a continuous, integrated Christian-based education for children, toddler through sixth grade.
Strategically located in historic Beacon Hill, Park Street School and Park Street Kids are neighborhood schools that seek to unite children of diverse racial, ethnic, and economic backgrounds from Greater Boston in a nurturing school of the highest academic st...andards. Through an engaging, content-rich curriculum, we strive to empower and equip each child with a love of learning, a passion for truth, a heart for others, and an understanding of God's love and grace for us in Jesus Christ.