Schools Business Manager

Job Title: Schools Business Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester
Salary: Circa £55,000 + Bonus + 30 Days Holiday
Start Date: 2018-06-12 00:00:00
Reference: 162870
Contact Name: Vincent Bowen
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 12, 2018 08:38

Job Description

Our client is a small well respected independent school and they need a  seasoned commercial Business Manager with a broad range of skills and experience,  to look after all aspects of administration including Finance, IT, Marketing, Catering and facilities management. The successful candidate will be a member of the Senior Management Team and Secretary to the Board working closely with them to develop innovative long term plans for the School. 

Key Responsibilities of the role will include:

  • Provision of well structured and cost effective support functions for the school.

  • Management of all aspects of Finance including accounting, reporting, planning and compliance  

  • Development of marketing strategies to improve the non- education revenue streams 

  • Management of all aspects of Health and Safety and HR requirements.

The ideal candidate may be a graduate, but must be a qualified Accountant, with a broad range of commercial experience and you  are likely to have operated successfully at a senior level in a well run commercial organisation.

In addition to the ability to run a Finance function, you must be able to bring and demonstrate a range of commercial experience across the role and be capable of developing strong professional relationships whilst providing commercial challenge.

You will also be responsible for ensuring the highest professional and commercial standards prevail throughout the school.  

A knowledge of the Education sector is not essential, but experience of the wider commercial aspects of the role is. This role will suit a commercially astute Senior Manager,  perhaps keen to find a suitable engaging  challenge.   

The role is a full time role and as well as a competitive salary, also offers a performance related bonus and 30 days annual holiday. 

 Send your CV now.

Applicants must be eligible to work in the UK.


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