£75,000 - £85,000/annum
Dedicate Recruitment is delighted to partner with a prestigious secondary school in West London, seeking a charismatic and seasoned Director of Finance and Operations.
This is a crucial role in the strategic leadership and management of the school, overseeing financial planning, premises management, service delivery and operational efficiency. The Director of Finance and Operations’ primary responsibility is to ensure that the school provides a safe and nurturing environment for its pupils.
Duties and responsibilities include;
The successful candidate will be educated to degree level, together with a full accountancy qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CIPFA). Due to the complex requirements of this post, proven experience in a senior leadership role within education, is essential. You possess significant experience of financial planning and analysis within an organisation, including budget and payroll. A strategic thinker, you will have the ability to align financial and operational strategies with the overall vision and mission of the School. As a natural leader you will demonstrate excellent motivational, communication and interpersonal skills coupled with a pro-active ‘hands-on’ approach to management and task execution.
This is a full-time, on-site role (52 weeks per annum, 37.5 hours a week, excluding lunch breaks). Benefits include 25 days annual leave, plus a generous Local Government Pension Scheme.
Closing date for applications: Sunday 21st January 2024
Job Reference DOF364