|Senior Director of Financial Management (New York City)|
|Senior Director of Financial Planning and Analysis
Uncommon Schools (“Uncommon”) starts and manages outstanding urban charter public schools that close the achievement gap and prepare low-income students to graduate from college. Uncommon is a non-profit network of 53 public charter schools in New York City, New Jersey, and Massachusetts. Uncommon operates in six regions: Boston, Camden, New York City, Newark, Rochester and Troy with over 20,000 students, over 2,200 staff and more than 100 school leaders and an annual operating budget in excess of $340 million.
Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the Senior Director of Financial Planning and Analysis is the team leader responsible for translating Uncommon’s strategic direction into the development of short-range and long-range financial plans and turning those plans into annual budgets. The Senior Director is committed to Uncommon’s mission, has deep financial planning and analysis expertise, and is an excellent communicator capable of distilling complex concepts into clear narratives for diverse internal and external audiences, including boards, senior leaders at Uncommon, foundations, lenders, and other private funders.
In carrying out his/her responsibilities, the Senior Director must be able to master charter school financial modeling, and integrate those concepts into data-driven annual budgets and long-range projections.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package. Aside from extensive professional development, all our staff members are equipped with a laptop computer, email, high-speed internet access, PDA, and all necessary supplies.
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