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3 Feb 2013

Full-Time Business Manager – Westchester Torah Academy

The Westchester Torah Academy – Posted by WTA New Rochelle, New York, United States

Job Description

The Westchester Torah Academy (Yeshivat Netzach) seeks a Business Manager to help run and support the operations of the school.

Opening in Sep 2013, Westchester Torah Academy (WTA) is an innovative, child-centered elementary school with plans to grow into a K-8 school. In a nurturing and respectful school community that values the uniqueness of each child, WTA creates an outstanding integrative curriculum that fosters intellectual curiosity, critical thinking and love of learning.  WTA is pioneering the Blended Learning Educational model in the Jewish Day School world in order to achieve our mission to provide a high quality Jewish and secular education that is affordable and a long-term sustainable model for the Jewish community.

The Business Manager position requires someone who is highly organized, a savvy user of technology and other organizational resources, and who works well with others.  He or she will possess the ability to set priorities, implement multiple projects, handle details, and work effectively under pressure with minimal supervision.

The responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Financial operations – reviewing financial statements, budget, and audit and ensuring compliance with filing requirements, federal and state.
  • Banking and investments – making deposits, cash balances, “investment portfolio”, maintaining relationship with the bank manager and our accountant.
  • Payroll and benefits – withholding and reporting, monitoring health insurance coverage, comparison shopping and addressing individual staff problems
  • Purchasing and accounts payable – efficient purchasing system and monitoring of budget variances
  • Accounts receivable, including financial aid – billing, collections (current year and past year), overseeing enrollment process including: generating enrollment contracts (together with Head of School and Board), liaison with Application & Enrollment System Vendor (e.g., TADS, FACTS), liaison with Finance Committee on tuition setting and Financial Aid distribution, and fielding financial aid appeal
  • Vendor Management – liaison with Dept. of Ed. and vendors (Title Funds, MSA-Mandated State Ed, BEDS form)
  • Support office staff – coordinating events
  • Communication – manage school communications (website, Facebook, Twitter, Constant Contact, mailings) and addressing individual parent problems (in conjunction with Head of School)
  • Scheduling – busing, arrivals and dismissals
  • Logistics – Coordinating with TINR (e.g., security, deliveries)
  • Professional development


The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree and at least three years of successful experience.

How to Apply

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Job Categories: Education/Teaching and Non-Profit. Job Types: Full-Time.


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