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The Center for Early Education, a socio-economically and culturally diverse independent school for children, toddlers through grade six, strives to graduate students who are joyful, resilient, life-long learners. The Center embraces a philosophy of education that combines a nurturing, inclusive learning environment with an increasingly challenging academic program that addresses the developmental needs of each child. The Center for Early Education is a nationally-recognized leader in early childhood and elementary education. Teachers and administrators frequently speak at regional and national conferences. Several serve on the boards of trustees of other educational and community organizations.
The Director of Finance provides leadership, creates overall strategy, and manages theimplementation of initiatives designed to build the school’s long-term financial stability. Reporting to the Head of School, the Director of Finance oversees The Finance Department and Auxiliary Programs, and staff within those departments. The Director of Finance supervises budgeting, accounting, payables, receivables, treasury, investments, contracts, and insurance, and oversees financial aspects of capital projects. The person in this role will be someone who feels passionately about the mission and who will step into an executive leadership role in the organization, helping to direct organizational strategy and taking responsibility for instilling an inclusive, inspired, and productive culture. The position works with the school finance and audit committees and manages the resources of the school in support of the students and employees, so that they may achieve the highest possible degree of excellence in education.