Full Time

Senior Staff Accountant


Maimonides School, a coeducational Modern Orthodox Jewish day school in Brookline, Massachusetts, is conducting a search to recruit a hands-on, self-directed and experienced Senior Accountant. The Senior Staff Accountant is responsible for the accounting operations of the school, to include producing periodic financial reports, maintaining an adequate system of accounting and financial records, and ensuring a set of controls and budgets which will enhance the accuracy of the school’s financial reports. The Controller will report directly to the Chief Financial Officer (CFO).

The successful candidate will bring:
• A minimum of 3-5 years of financial services experience, including supervisory experience.
• Bachelor’s degree in accounting.
• Strong systems skills, advanced Excel and Analytical skills.
• Impeccable accuracy and attention to detail.
• Strong interpersonal skills, clear written and verbal communication skills.
• Experience in nonprofit and/or independent schools is preferred.
• Experience with Veracross and QuickBooks applications

We want you to be part of our team! Maimonides offers an unparalleled dual curriculum in Judaic and general studies, with an emphasis on moral and spiritual development. From early childhood through 12th grade, our students are avid learners, eager to engage with each other, their teachers, and their community.
Join our community of outstanding educators and administrators who recognize each new day as an opportunity for creative ideas, collaboration, and connection. Maimonides is more than a school; it is a vibrant community whose members embody kindness and compassion for others.
Maimonides School is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. Maimonides does not discriminate based on disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected under federal, state, or local laws.
Maimonides offers three weeks of vacation, and generous holidays that include Jewish religious observances. Benefits include Health/Dental/Vision insurance, 403(b), Flexible Spending Plans, Life/AD&D/Long Term Disability. Competitive salary commensurate with years of experience.

Please send your résumé and cover letter to HR@Maimonides.org.

Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree Required and 3-5 years of experience.