Holy Child School at Rosemont is a Catholic, coeducational, independent school of 310 students (early childhood-8th grade) located near the campuses of Villanova University and Rosemont College in the western suburbs of Philadelphia. We strive to “Nurture Excellence in a Joyful Catholic Community” and we seek applicants to help us enact that Vision Statement by serving as the School’s Director of Finance and Operations. This position begins July 8, 2019.
The Director of Finance and Operations is a key member of the Senior Leadership Team of the School and reports directly to the Head of School. The person in this position oversees and manages all financial operations of an organization with approximately 65 employees and a 7M dollar budget. The Director of Finance and Operations also serves as the primary human resources manager, and oversees the non- academic operations of the organization, including cafeteria and maintenance/facilities.
The Business office consists of a full time comptroller, a half time bookkeeper and a half time accounts payable/clerk. The Director of Finance and Operations needs therefore to be a hands on, engaged player with those colleagues, while at the same time providing strategic financial leadership and thinking to the School.
The ideal candidate will:
Be facile using technology for financial modelling and to achieve day to day efficiencies
Have a minimum of 10 years experience, preferably in the non-profit sector
Possess outstanding communication skills
Be a creative and proactive problem solver
think strategically and create systems and processes that promote efficiency throughout the organization
Value collegiality and community
Have a proven track record of managing people and project management
Have earned an MBA or CPA designation
Interested candidates should forward résumés and a cover letter to Tom Lengel, Head of School, at email@example.com. Holy Child School at Rosemont is located at 1344 Montgomery Avenue, Rosemont, PA 19010.
We will begin reviewing files immediately, and expect to conduct the first round of interviews in mid-late June. Our goal is to complete this search by the end of June or early July.
Holy Child School at Rosemont is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other status protected by law.
Internal Number: DFO 19
About Holy Child School at Rosemont
Holy Child School at Rosemont is a Catholic, coeducational, independent school with an enrolllment of 300, 2.7 years old-8th grade located on the Main Line near the campuses of Villanova University and Rosemont College in the western suburbs of Philadelphia. We strive to "Nurture Excellence in a Joyful Catholic Community."