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Director of Finance and Operations

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High Mountain Institute
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Leadville, CO

High Mountain Institute


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Published 24 days ago

May 24, 2021

The High Mountain Institute is seeking a full-time Director of Finance and Operations to begin work May 24, 2021. The Director of Finance & Operations oversees HMI’s accounting, bookkeeping, budgeting, human resources, technology, and operations. The Director serves as a member of the school leadership team and serves as the staff support member to the HMI Board of Trustees Finance Committee.

About the High Mountain Institute: HMI seeks to connect our students to the natural world and teach them essential leadership and communication skills through participation in a rigorous academic program, extended wilderness trips, and a community of shared responsibility. For more information, please visit www.hminet.org.

Position Responsibilities:

● Create and oversee annual and capital budgets and long-term fiscal planning

● Provide staff support and advise Board of Trustees on fiscal matters

● Oversee IT systems

● Bid and oversee all HMI insurance programs

● Oversee retirement, healthcare, and other employee benefits

● Oversee all bookkeeping, accounting, payroll, and regulatory filing for HMI

● Oversee facility maintenance and new capital construction

● Oversee human resources for all HMI employees

● Serve on HMI’s administrative team/oversee Executive Assistant/participate in on-call coverage


Qualifications: BA or higher in Accounting or another Business related field; 5-10 years prior experience in office management, benefits management, budgeting, bookkeeping, GAAP and accounting; ability to manage IT systems; proficiency in MS Office suite, Google Drive, Quickbooks, and web based applications, ability to pass a criminal background check and drug screen

The High Mountain Institute is seeking a full-time Director of Finance and Operations to begin work May 24, 2021. The Director of Finance & Operations oversees HMI’s accounting, bookkeeping, budgeting, human resources, technology, and…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Managerial

Benefits

Position Benefits:

● Health, dental, and vision benefits

● 4-9% retirement benefits match after 1 year

● 3-6 weeks vacation

● Wilderness leadership training opportunities

● Annual professional development opportunities

● Competitive salary, dependent on experience

● On-campus housing (as available)

Position Benefits:

● Health, dental, and vision benefits

● 4-9% retirement benefits match after 1 year

● 3-6 weeks vacation

● Wilderness leadership training opportunities

● Annual…

Level of Language Proficiency

English

English

Location

531 County Road 5A, Leadville, CO 80461

How to Apply

How to Apply: Please submit a cover letter and resume via email to Em Ducharme, Administrative Coordinator & Registrar, at directorfinance@hminet.org.

We will review applications on a rolling basis, but expect a thorough review to begin the week of February 15, 2021; we will continue reviewing applications until the position is filled. Finalists will be invited to HMI for a formal interview.

Correspondence via e-mail is preferred.

The High Mountain Institute is an equal opportunity employer that strives for diversity by honoring the differences of each member of the community. We seek to build a community (of trustees, faculty, staff, and students) that represents ethnic, socioeconomic, and geographic diversity and that brings a diversity of experience, background, talent, and perspective.

How to Apply: Please submit a cover letter and resume via email to Em Ducharme, Administrative Coordinator & Registrar, at directorfinance@hminet.org.

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