Yale School of Drama/Yale Repertory Theatre (YSD/YRT) seeks a full-time Business Manager. Reporting to the Director of Finance and Human Resources, this senior staff member manages the day-to-day financial and business operations of YSD/YRT to ensure the integrity of financial operations, creates a collaborative working environment for financial and business; develops and implements financial systems and business operations training programs, guides and procedures; develops and implements school-wide financial and business operations initiatives, and methodologies to retain and share information; oversees all financial aspects of staff, faculty, student and artist payrolls; participates in all aspects of budgeting, maintains chart of accounts and oversees reconciliation of receivable/liability accounts; oversees preparation of grant and gift application and final report budgets and financial documents, and serves as petty cash custodian.
Position requires: Strong motivational and influential leadership, supervisory, project management, team-building, facilitation, customer service; accounting and financial analysis oral fluency and written communication skills. Applicants must be a self-starter and highly motivated solution-oriented individual with strong thinking agility and a deep knowledge and sense of self.
Experience working in administrative and/or financial aspects of the performing arts and/or higher education preferred. Salary dependent upon experience; full Yale University benefits package.
Yale University is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of, an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression. Yale is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Yale strongly welcomes applications from women, persons with disabilities, protected veterans, and underrepresented minorities.
Internal Number: 55035BR
About Yale Repertory Theatre/Yale School of Drama (YRT/YSD)
Yale School of Drama is a graduate professional conservatory for theatre training in every discipline of the art form: acting, design (sets, costumes, lighting, projection, and sound), directing, dramaturgy and dramatic criticism, playwriting, stage management, technical design and production, and theater management.
The School operates in unique partnership with the Tony Award-winning Yale Repertory Theatre. Faculty are distinguished for both professional accomplishments and dedication to teaching; students are admitted based on talent and potential for a career in the professional theatre; graduates of the School are known for their accomplishments on the legitimate stage, in film and television, and a variety of other creative fields.