Springmont School is searching for an exceptional person with a mind for business and a heart for schools to join our non-profit team immediately. This is a full-time, senior-level position in independent school finance and requires accounting, management, and HR experience and understanding. Business Office responsibilities span bookkeeping and payroll to financial strategic financial planning and annual audits.
Springmont is a non-sectarian, accredited day school serving 240 students 18 months through 8th grade. Located on seven wooded acres in north metro-Atlanta, Springmont is recognized as a premier independent, Montessori school. With a legacy of more than 57 years, we serve a unique and distinctive mission, and our graduates matriculate to competitive area high schools.
Monthly, quarterly and annual reporting to the Head of School and Finance Committee of the Board of Trustees
Assisting with annual budgeting, including setting tuition and tuition assistance
Managing day to day bookkeeping, including general ledger, monthly departmental statements, bank accounts, credit card transactions, and payment plans/receivables
Managing vendor contracts and accounts payable
Managing benefits and payroll for all personnel
Preparing annual employment agreements and managing background checks
Managing compliance with finance, HR, and workers’ comp laws
Coordinating annual review of financial data
Springmont School provides equal employment opportunities without regard to an applicant’s race, color, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, religion, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. Springmont is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Experienced individuals with high attention to detail and accuracy, excellent communication skills, flexibility, accountability and initiative are encouraged to email firstname.lastname@example.org, providing a brief cover letter in the body of the email and a resume as an attachment. Only candidates of interest will be contacted.
Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Accounting or related School Finance field – CPA experience is a plus
Minimum 5 years accounting experience, preferably in non-profit independent school business and operation
Working knowledge of employment-related laws including HIPPA, EEO, FLSA
Additional Salary Information: Salary is commensurate with experience. Our benefits package includes individual health, dental, vision, and disability insurance, as well as a matching retirement plan, professional development opportunities, and tuition remission.
About Springmont School
Springmont, Atlanta's First Montessori School, is located on the north side of Atlanta, Georgia. Serving 240 students 18 months through 8th grade, Springmont is AMI recognized and has been providing an exceptional Montessori experience since 1963. Our mission is to provide a learning environment where diversity of thought and a global perspective empower students to be inquisitive, knowledgeable, independent, compassionate and effective. In addition to our beautiful, wooded, 7-acre main campus, students benefit from our 86-acre land school in the northwest Georgia mountains as well as distinctive Outdoor Science Education and Fine Arts programs.
Springmont School provides equal employment opportunity without regard to an applicant’s race, color, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, religion, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. Springmont is an Equal Opportunity Employer.