Director of Finance

Job Type

Full Time



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91 University Place
New Jersey
United States


McCarter Theatre Center in Princeton, NJ is seeking a Director of Finance to join our senior staff. McCarter is an equal opportunity employer, deeply committed to hiring, supporting, and promoting a diverse and inclusive workforce.

The Director of Finance will employ strategic thinking and analytical processes to manage the Finance department at McCarter. The position has primary responsibility and oversight for all accounting functions including institutional budgets, forecasts, audit, and internal controls. In addition, this position provides regular reports to the Board Finance and Audit Committees. Reporting directly to the Managing Director, the Director of Finance works collaboratively with the entire senior staff to support McCarter’s institutional goals and mission. Position requirements include at least five years’ experience in a financial management leadership position at a non-profit organization (performing arts experience preferred); skill using Tessitura, Great Plains, Microsoft Office Suite, and ADP (or similar); excellent communication skills; effective personnel management. Preference will be given to candidates who have demonstrable experience advocating for equity, diversity, and inclusion.

Competitive compensation package includes salary commensurate with experience, medical, vision, and dental insurance, flexible spending accounts, paid vacation, sick and personal time, life insurance, long-term disability insurance, and a 403 (b) retirement plan. For more details on this position, including instructions to apply, please see the full description at

Professional Level


Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

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