DEERFIELD ASSOCIATES Executive Search, Inc. has been retained by Mary McDowell Friends School, located in Brooklyn, New York, to conduct a national search for a
Chief Financial Officer. Mary McDowell Friends School is a K-12 college preparatory program dedicated to the success of students with learning disabilities. Currently the School has a total enrollment of 383 students. Grounded in the Quaker values of equality, integrity, and social responsibility, we cultivate a diverse community in which each student can reach his or her full potential. Our specialized teaching methodologies and challenging curricula empower students to become academic achievers, creative thinkers, and contributing members of a global society. For more information about the School please visit www.marymcdowell.org.
The Chief Financial Officer (“CFO”) is responsible for all aspects of the financial management of the School. The annual operating budget for the School is $24 million dollars annually. CFO supervises a staff of 5: Controller, Senior Accountant, Human Resources Manager, Accounting Associate and along with the Associate Head of School supervises the Director of Technology. The CFO will support the mission of the school by ensuring its fiscal health and assisting its leadership team to accomplish the goals and objectives of the School to serve all constituents of the community. The CFO is expected to provide timely and accurate reports to the Board of Trustees and oversee the School’s fiscal management, accounting, human resources, risk management, investments and auxiliary programs. The CFO is a key member of the senior leadership of the school with the Head of School and the Board of Trustees on matters of strategic and operational planning, organizational structure and business decision making. This opportunity is available June 2017. A full search description of the duties, responsibilities, academic credentials and work experience required may be viewed at: http://deerfieldassociates.com/mary-mcdowell-friends-school/
Mary McDowell Friends School offers a dynamic and supportive work environment, competitive salaries and a generous benefits package including a retirement plan, paid vacations, and medical insurance. Mary McDowell Friends School is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
To explore this superb career opportunity on a highly confidential basis please send your letter of interest and resume (both as Microsoft WORD documents) to: Doug Cooney, Executive Search Consultant, DEERFIELD ASSOCIATES Executive Search, Inc. 572 Washington Street, Suite 15, Wellesley, MA 02482 Telephone: 781-237-2800.