Phillips Exeter Academy, located in Exeter, NH, is a highly selective coeducational independent school for boarding and day students in grades 9 through 12, and post-graduate level as well. Our 671-acre campus is comprised of academic and residential buildings, a library, playing fields and sprawling green lawns; retaining our 18th century New England charm.
Visit our website, www.exeter.edu, to learn more about us and to view the complete job description.
The Academy offers competitive salaries, and excellent benefits such as health, dental, 9 - 12% retirement contribution, life insurance, disability, vacation, free access to our athletic facilities, and free meals. In addition, discounts in and around Exeter, Exeter Inn and Epoch Restaurant, Homes for Heroes, and McFarland Ford to name a few.
The Contribution Management Specialist is responsible for processing and recording millions of dollars of contribution-related transactions in accordance with federal regulations and industry guidelines, and generating appropriate receipts to donors. Works closely with fundraisers, and the accounting, finance, and donor relations offices, in the allocation and management of contributions to Academy funds. Responsible for understanding generally accepted accounting principles. Responsible for creating financial and fundraising reports that are used by volunteers, staff, PEA Trustees, and affiliated independent school associations and governing entities. Will uphold standards of confidentiality and demonstrate a commitment to data integrity with careful analysis of additions or changes to the data.
Education and Experience
• Associate’s degree required.
• Minimum 3 years’ office experience and familiarity with general accounting principles desired.
• Gift management or accounting background preferred.
• Experience working with adolescents in an educational setting is preferred.