The New Jersey School Boards Association, a leader in providing training and services to over 5,000 school board members across the state, is looking for an innovative individual to join our team as Director of Budget & Finance.

The Director of Budget & Finance is responsible for managing the overall operations of the accounting department, formulating financial forecasts, overseeing annual planning and operations budgets, ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements for financial operations, adhering to high standards of financial reporting and record keeping and negotiating and awarding contracts.

You will contribute to the financial growth and profitability of the Association while maintaining and enhancing the quality of member services as well as drive new financial development strategies by proactively anticipating and planning for future organizational needs, analyzing alternatives, and assessing capabilities and service standards.

You must be self-motivated, analytical and financially-savvy and have the vision and leadership characteristics necessary to achieve the organization’s strategic objectives and ensure that the Association maintains proper financial controls.  Familiarity with all Microsoft desktop applications, Great Plains, and databases a plus.  A minimum of five years of supervisory experience in a related field and a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance or equivalent work experience. Experience in the public sector, as well as public procurement preferred.

If you want to be a part of our mission, apply today. Only résumés with salary requirements will be accepted. Submissions may be emailed to: [email protected]. The deadline for submission is 5 p.m. Friday, May 13, 2016.  Position available on or before July 1, 2016.  Minimum salary $96,138.

NJSBA complies with the “New Jersey First Act.” This Act requires all NJSBA employees, hired on or after September 1, 2011, to currently reside in New Jersey or relocate within one (1) year of their hire date.