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Martha O'Bryan Center

Director of Finance – Charter School Outreach

Martha O'Bryan Center


Job Summary


The Director of Finance for our Charter School Outreach will maintain the agency’s financial planning, accounting activities, and finance management for Explore Community School (K-3) and East End Prep (K-7); the director sustains the maintenance of financial records; prepares, analyzes, and disseminates financial reports for the both charter schools.

Job Responsibilities


  • Oversees and directs all budgeting, fund management, and activities related to audit, tax, accounting, purchasing, and corporate records.
  • Directs the custody of funds, securities, and assets.
  • Appraises and monitors the agency’s financial position, issues periodic financial and operating reports, and directs appropriate activities to ensure fiscal stability.
  • Establishes and directs procedures and systems necessary to maintain proper records and to ensure adequate accounting controls and services.
  • Audits contracts, orders, and vouchers, and oversees agency payables and receivables.
  • Maintains all financial accounts, journals, and records of business transactions.
  • Analyzes information detailing assets, liabilities, and capital; prepares balance sheets, revenue and expense statements, and other reports necessary to summarize current and projected financial positions.
  • Coordinates and oversees annual audit and issuance of annual and periodic financial reports.
  • Provides leadership and support to Center and Martha O’Bryan Foundation, treasurers and board finance/investments committees, and agency management staff in areas that relate to budgeting, financial and asset management, fiscal policies and procedures.
  • Assists in the recruitment, placement, and orientation of Board support to the Finance Committee.
  • Provides leadership for financial feasibility studies related to program expansion and development; coordinates short and long term financial strategic planning.
  • Contributes to the team effort by participating in meetings, functions, and special activities of the agency.
  • Other duties may be assigned.
  • Reviews and reconciles pension and medical benefits as billed by MNPS
  • Files all applications for Title, SPED and grant funding
  • Works in partnership with School Directors and Director of Operations and is direct support to Chief Talent Officers.
  • Managing relationships with the authorizer (MNPS) for all fiscal and fiscal compliance matters.



  • A bachelor’s degree is required
  • 7-10 years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • CPA license required; or public accounting experience preferred.

Additional Information


This is a benefits eleigible position.

How to Apply

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  • Date Posted: January 8, 2021
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Job Function: Accounting / Financial Management
  • Service Area: Education
  • Start Date: 01/11/2021
  • Working Hours: 40