Integrity, compassion, curiosity, discernment, flexibility, a sense of humor, patience, growth mindset, financial acumen, high attention to detail, strategic thinking, collaborative spirit, and a big picture lens
What we offer you:
A promise to treat you like the professional you are Competitive salary and benefits Supportive and collaborative peers A fun and joyful work environment Personalized professional development Fancy smelling soap Free coffee, soda, tea, and nugget ice Freedom to wear jeans any day of the week A beautiful campus in the Museum District of Houston
A Day in the Life:
Cultivate and nurture relationships with school leaders and trustees based on trust and mutual respect. Provide meticulous attention to detail in all accounting matters in order to ensure all constituents can trust that hard income revenue and especially gifts are used in the most appropriate manner. Be the person constantly on the lookout for costs savings options that do not compromise quality. Establish and maintain budgets that are fiscally conservative yet allow flexibility for innovative ideas. Assist families in affording tuition for The Joy School via prudent and compassionate administration of our financial aid program. Work collaboratively on a leadership team who relentlessly strive for improvement. Maintain culture of support and appreciation for faculty and staff by ensuring timely and accurate payroll and benefits administration and any counseling desired for such. Protect the School’s assets through ongoing risk assessment measures. Provide strategic analysis and guidance in order to ensure The Joy School continues to demonstrate excellent financial stability for generations to come.
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Excellent written and verbal communication skills Meticulous attention to detail Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or closely related field. Master’s degree preferred Minimum 5 years independent/private school or non-profit experience Customer service mindset Ability to assess and appropriately balance needs of individuals as well as the institution
Additional Salary Information: Salary based on experience and qualifications
About The Joy School
The Joy School prepares students with learning differences to return to traditional classroom settings by enabling them to reach their academic and social potential in a safe, supportive environment.