The Business Manager will be responsible for all finance functions of a nonprofit, K-8 independent day school in Lyme, NH. He or she will serve as a member of the senior staff and have responsibilities including administering the annual $2M+ budget according to GAAP, financial reporting, revenue recording, risk management, internal controls, audit preparation, summer program support, financial aid determinations, and HR/benefits administration. He or she will interface with the Board of Trustees and work closely with the Finance Committee. The Business Manager will supervise staff including the Accounting and Human Resource Manager and the Manager of Buildings and Grounds. He or she will work with other administrators and support staff, Board, financial institutions, outside auditors, and insurance and benefits administrators.
This position reports to the Head of School.
BA in accounting
A minimum of 3 years of relevant experience
Proficient in QuickBooks Premier Nonprofit Desktop, Excel, and Word
Citizenship, residency, or work visa
Master degree or CPA
Prior experience in an independent school
Prior experience with NeonCRM
Additional Salary Information: Includes benefit package
About Crossroads Academy
Founded in 1991 by Dr. Mary Beth Klee, Crossroads Academy is an independent, coeducational day school for students in grades kindergarten through eight. Crossroads sequential, classic curriculum is based on the Core Knowledge philosophy as developed by E.D. Hirsch, and the Core Virtues Program, a character education program created by our founding head. Head of School Brad Choyt says, “Our practices and our campus support our engaging and experienced faculty in delivering these two programs to our student body. Upon graduation, our students attend the finest public and private high schools in New England.”
Crossroads was accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC), whose visiting committee noted, “Students at Crossroads Academy appear happy to be there…(they are) actively engaged in their work with a sense of fun, respect, curiosity, and enthusiasm.”
Crossroads enrolls over 130 students from a fifty-mile radius of Upper Valley communities.
For more information about Crossroads Academy, please see our website and visit our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/crossroadsacademy