Employment Opportunities

Temporary Accountant

Suffield Academy is currently seeking applications for a Temporary Accountant/Accounting Manager in the School’s Business Office.
The position will be required to perform a very wide variety of basic to high level duties that support the School and provides service to the community in both the business office and other ancillary areas as needed. Initially this position will support the underlying and more basic functions of the business office and then progress to more complex issues.

Initial duties will include but are not limited to:
  • Billing and receivables
  • General ledger processing and financial reporting
  • Student banking system
  • Investment and Endowment reporting
  • Budget reporting and preparation
  • Cost and financial analysis
 
Desired Qualities and Qualifications:
  • Excellent customer service
  • Flexibility
  • Ability to learn
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Desire to do whatever it takes
  • Ability to work in multiple software programs and multiple databases
  • Understanding of GAAP
Full time position for an initial eight-week term.  Compensation commensurate with experience and customer service qualifications.

Suffield Academy is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship, physical attributes, disability, age or sexual orientation.
Please submit a cover letter and resume to hr@suffieldacademy.org. Phone calls regarding this posting will not be considered.

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MISSION
Suffield Academy is a coeducational independent secondary school serving a diverse student body from across the United States and from many foreign countries. The school is grounded in a tradition of academic excellence combined with a strong work ethic. Respect for individual differences and a commitment to scholarship guide our curriculum and our pedagogy. We engender among our students a sense of responsibility, and challenge them to grow in a school community which is both structured and nurturing. We expect our students to emerge from their Suffield experience prepared for a lifetime of learning and active citizenship.
NON-DISCRIMINATION POLICY
Suffield Academy does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship, physical attributes, disability, age or sexual orientation. We administer our admissions, financial aid, educational, athletic, extracurricular and other policies so that each student is equally accorded all the rights, privileges, programs and facilities made available by the school.
Suffield Academy   185 North Main Street   Suffield, Connecticut 06078   Phone 860.386.4400  |  Fax 860.386.4411