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Milton Academy seeks a Controller. Please click here to view the full position description.

Reporting to the Chief Financial and Operating Officer and working in concert with other School leaders and the Board of Trustees, the Controller will embrace and support Milton Academy’s goals through the astute stewardship of financial resources of this distinctive school. The Controller will oversee the School’s business office operations, general accounting, endowment accounting, cash/treasury functions, budget planning, and will attend and support four Committees of the Board (Audit & Risk, Budget & Finance, Buildings & Grounds and Investment).

The ideal candidate will bring an accounting background and expertise gained through increasingly responsible roles in comparably complex not-for-profit and academic settings. Other experience will ideally include business operations, endowment management, financial reporting and analysis, budget oversight and planning, and financial and IT system modernization.

Experience in education, either at the secondary school level or in higher education, would be a distinct asset. The successful candidate will be an approachable colleague, with the integrity, warmth, and openness to learning that are consistent with Milton’s values. A master’s degree in accounting, business, or finance is preferred.

Milton Academy has retained the services of Isaacson, Miller, to assist in conducting this important search. All inquiries, applications, and nominations for this opportunity should be directed in confidence to the search firm as indicated below.

Inquiries, nominations/referrals, and resumes with 1–2 page cover letters, should be directed in confidence to:

Dan Rodas, Partner
Gail Gregory, Managing Associate
Tim Lanigan, Senior Associate
Electronic submission of credentials is required

Milton Academy is an equal opportunity employer.  It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin or ancestry, age, veteran status, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. Diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice are fundamental elements of Milton’s mission. We welcome applications from candidates of all backgrounds.