Job Opening: Client Manager, EdTec (Emeryville)
- Client Manager (finance focus) at EdTec, Inc.
EdTec Inc. is a private company that provides business and operational development assistance to not-for-profit charter schools in California. We assist charter schools in ensuring accountability for all financially related aspects of school administration, including full service accounting, payroll, accounts payable, budget
development, cash management, and state financial and attendance
reporting. EdTec also assists schools in charter development,
facilities acquisition, business problem solving, governance, and
EdTec is a growing, profitable company that currently has a staff of
twenty. Our offices are currently in a loft office in Jack London
Square (Oakland) and moving to the heart of Emeryville in November.
Ideal candidates will have an entrepreneurial approach and comfort
with fast-growing organizations.
While we are a private company, we are motivated by the mission of
helping to improve public education through the support of charter
schools. Currently we provide services to twenty-five schools serving approximately 7,000 students, many of them in low-income, inner-city areas and/or who are English Language Learners. Ideally the client manager will share our enthusiasm for helping to make a difference in these students' lives.
We are looking for a Client Manager to:
Work with 5-8 school clients to solve their business problems, prepare monthly financial statements and analysis for use at school board meetings, and do special projects as needed.
(Please note that the following responsibilities will be for multiple, legally separate non-profit organizations that have unique general ledgers, bank accounts, and financial reporting requirements.)
Be a lead or secondary contact person for 5-8 school clients,
including managing the client relationship and providing excellent
Prepare monthly financials statements, including YTD income
statements, cash flow statements, and variance analysis for 5-8 school
On a monthly basis, create presentations analyzing the key issues in the financial statements and offer recommendations for changes in the school operations.
Analyze, model, and solve problems for school clients on a wide
range of business issues.
Manage the budget development and tracking for 5-8 client schools.
Ensure that all school reports and disclosures comply with
applicable governmental regulations, professional standards, and
Maintain current knowledge of relevant financial management
procedures and practices.
Develop a functional expertise in one or more areas of school
Work on special projects as needed.
Advanced degree preferred or equivalent public/private sector
business or school operations experience
4-8 years of work experience.
Strong communication, written and analytical skills.
Customer service orientation.
Expertise in Excel and financial modeling.
Ability to travel occasionally and work non-standard hours to attend board meetings, etc.
Commitment to education and knowledge of charter schools a major plus
Competitive salary based on experience + performance bonus. Excellent Benefits (health, dental, vision, flexplan, 401k)
To Apply: Send resume and cover letter to Peter Laub at
peter@.... Please put Client Manager in subject line.
EdTec is an Equal Opportunity Employer