Senior Manager: Finance & Operations

Mulgrave School
November 28, 2017

Mulgrave School
2330 Cypress Bowl Lane
West Vancouver, BC V7S 3H9
Senior Manager: Finance & Operations
Permanent, Full-Time
Mulgrave is an independent, non-denominational co-educational school which is committed to providing an excellent academic programme from Pre-K through Grade 12. We are now inviting applications for a full time position of Senior Manager Finance & Operations.
The Senior Manager, Finance & Operations is a key senior leadership position within the school that is responsible for the financial leadership of the school’s business and day to day non academic operations. This includes responsibility for the support and performance of accounting and payroll department staff and collaborating with other departments to maximize efficiency and appropriate compliance.
The Senior Manager, Finance & Operations reports directly to the Chief Financial Officer & Business Manager and also works closely with Head of School.

  • A recognised accounting designation (CA, CMA, CGA) coupled with 5 years of relevant work experience.
  • Excellent budgeting and forecasting skills.
  • Strong computer skills with advanced skills in Microsoft Office and financial software.
  • Experience in full cycle accounting.
  • Experience in evaluating, creating and implementing internal control policy and processes. An audit background would be beneficial.
  • Some experience managing insurance programs and risk management.
  • Good working knowledge of not-for-profit legislation and culture.
  • Experienced in managing relationships with external auditors, bankers and other key suppliers.
  • High level of integrity, confidentiality, and accountability.
  • Sound analytical thinking, planning, prioritization, and execution skills.
  • Some experience in facilities management and IT systems.
  • Endorse the school’s mission and vision statement.

Please visit our website at for further information about our School and a detailed Job Description, including skill requirements. Given the location of the school, applicants must provide for their own transportation.
If you thrive in a challenging, fast-paced environment and you possess the qualities outlined, this opportunity may be ideal for you. Your resume and covering letter should be emailed to by December 12, 2017. Please include “Senior Manager Finance & Business” in the subject line.
We thank all interested parties.  Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.