Ann & Nate Levine Academy, an independent preschool through Grade 8 Jewish day school in Dallas, TX, is now searching for candidates for the position of Director of Finance. This is a senior administrative position reporting to the Head of School and working closely with the Board’s Finance Committee. Chief responsibilities include managing a business office and its accounting activities—receivables, payables, payroll, budget development and monitoring, forecasting, monetary controls, human resources department, regular financial reporting to the Head and to the Board, overseeing bank reconciliation and all reporting requirements. The position also oversees facilities and IT operations.
The Director of Finance will work in close collaboration with an enthusiastic, passionate and committed team of faculty and staff who all uphold the cherished traditions, programs, and celebrations the school has developed over its 40-year existence. This is an exciting time to join the Levine Academy team, as it pursues its strategic planning course of enhancing the school’s regional and national profile, keeping the school on its trajectory of instructional and educational excellence, and seizing on innovative, 21st century teaching strategies, while teaming with a dedicated and collaborative administrative team eager to advance the school’s mission with vibrancy, spirit, and creativity.
For candidates throughout the country not familiar with the Dallas/Ft. Worth region, we want you to know a few features about our area: Dallas area is one of the fastest emerging economies in the country, with favorable standard of living benchmarks when compared to the nation’s top twenty most populous metropolitan areas. The city is culturally rich and vibrant, with a vast array of premier arts and performance institutions. Relocation assistance will be made available to the successful candidate who must relocate to assume employment.
Interested candidates may reply to this Indeed posting with a cover letter and resume with three references, or send a hard copy cover/query letter, resume, and list of three or more references (who will not be contacted without permission from the candidate) to:
Tom Elieff, Head of School
Ann & Nate Levine Academy
18011 Hillcrest Rd.
Dallas, TX 75252;
Accounting: 5 years (Preferred)
School Organization Business Office: 1 year (Preferred)