•  CUSD Seeking COO

    Seeking Chief Operations Officer – Chester Upland School District

    Chester Upland School District is seeking a new Chief Operations Officer to provide executive level oversight of all system-wide financial and operations affairs of the district. 
    The Chief Operations Officer provides executive level oversight of all system-wide financial affairs of the district. If you are an experienced, results-driven school financial management professional, in possession of the following qualities and qualifications, we invite you to apply for this leadership position.
    • Master’s Degree in finance, business administration, accounting or other related field.
    • Minimum ten (10) years experience as a chief financial officer or business administrator, preferably in a public, charter or private school setting, or related role in a large public jurisdiction or private industry.
    • Professional registration as a school business official.
    • Experience in office management and proven supervision skills.
    • Evidence of school and/or business leadership experience.
    • Excellent communication and organizational skills.
    • Satisfactory work record and all required clearances.
    • Additional or alternatives to these qualifications that the Superintendent and/or Receiver may deem appropriate and acceptable.

    Essential duties and responsibilities include:

    • Serves as a cabinet-level advisor to the Superintendent of Schools and Receiver on the financial affairs of the district.
    • Potential lead negotiatior for all collective bargaining and individual employment contract negotiations.
    • Responsible for budget development, administration and long-range forecasting.
    • Develops and recommends financial and operational policies and procedures.
    • Provides oversight for employee benefit and insurance programs.
    • Recommends new policies and procedures as desirable and necessary to improve efficiency and effectiveness in all financial functions.
    • Provides leadership for reviewing, purchasing, implementing and maintaining an integrated data management system.
    • Oversees the completion of all required state, federal and independent audits.
    • Provides direct, day to day oversight and supervision for business office, facilities and transportation.

    Chester-Upland Chief Operations Officer Application Deadline: January 31, 2018


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    Compensation:  Salary and benefits are competitive and based on individual contract.
    Additional Information: Dr. Maria Edelberg, Executive Director at 610-938-9000 ext. 2056 or medelberg@dciu.org.
    To learn more about the Chester Upland School District: www.ChesterUplandsd.org