This position reports to the Director of Finance and works closely with the Accounting Manager and Director of Human Resources to maintain the financial integrity of the School. Under the direction of the Director of Finance, the Controller coordinates daily financial operations including detailed accounting and reporting. The Controller monitors and maintains systems of internal control and safeguards the School’s assets and provides, both internally and externally, reports of operations. The Controller is tasked with promoting a service-oriented operation while exercising prudent fiscal judgment. The impact of the School’s work is far-reaching and transforming, with financial management and integrity being key to the success of School financial operations. The person in this finance position can indirectly contribute to the success of students and staff and share in meeting the mission of the School. The detailed job description can be found on the Trinity School Website Careers Page.
Four-year degree in Accounting or Finance; MBA Preferred
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) - Required
Knowledge of endowments, gift reporting and complicated investments
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in accounting and financial analysis
Previous public accounting audit management experience - Preferred
About Trinity School
Located in Atlanta’s Buckhead community, Trinity School is an independent, co-educational school serving children age three through the Sixth Grade. The School maintains an environment where students can acquire the knowledge, skills, and character to achieve their unique potential, are prepared for the next step in their educational journey, and equipped to become responsible, productive, and compassionate members of the School and greater community. Trinity is also committed to outstanding professional development for its faculty and staff, elevating them as thought leaders in the educational world.
Established in 1951, Trinity exists to provide Atlanta children age three–Sixth Grade with an unparalleled
elementary-only education in a safe, nurturing environment in which we celebrate childhood while preparing
our students academically, socially, emotionally, and technologically for the future.
Trinity School graduates will have a positive and meaningful impact on others and the world around them as
confident and empathetic leaders, global citizens, innovators, and problem-solvers.
Trinity School creates a community of learners in a diverse and dist...inctly elementary-only environment, in
which each child develops the knowledge, skills, and character to achieve his or her unique potential as a
responsible, productive, and compassionate member of the School and greater community.