Business Manager


MS BM 8852331


Business Managers, Finance, Finance & Accountancy, Management & Senior Executive


£47,000 to £52,000 Per Annum


+ Excellent Bens



Contract Type:


We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the Education sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a Business Manager who will be responsible for the strategy and operation of a school, including financial management, administration, risk, and facilities management.

They are a fantastic and highly worthy charity and based in a state of the art new building in Hendon.

Business Manager’s Core Duties

  • Be an active member of the Senior Leadership Team, offering strategic advice
  • Line manage the Administrator, Finance Officer, Facilities Manager, and Catering Manager
  • Liaise with external marketing support to devise and implement a marketing plan
  • Devise, forecast and manage an annual school budget
  • Produce monthly management accounts and summary reports
  • Produce the statutory year-end financial statements, and lead on year-end financial audit
  • Ensure health and safety procedures are up-to-date, and compliant with statutory requirements
  • Oversee maintenance of the school site
  • Be responsible for the IT Strategy and manage the contract for IT support
  • Ensure appropriate insurance policies are in place and lead on all procurement processes
  • Be fully aware of the principles of safeguarding as they apply to vulnerable adults
  • Ensure that all HR procedures are carried out and in line with employment law

Business Manager’s Skills Required

  • Recognised management/business degree or equivalent related qualification
  • Relevant professional qualification in accounting/finance
  • High level of financial and commercial acumen
  • High level of IT skills and ability to use financial management systems
  • Ability to build effective working relationships with a wide range of people
  • Makes evidence-based strategic and operational decisions independently

Business Manager’s Key Experience

  • Leading and managing Finance and Operations at a senior level
  • Proven financial management experience in an organisation in a relevant field
  • Leading and developing staff a high-performing team
  • Managing people through change

Are you enthusiastic about the Business Manager’s job? Send us your CV in word format today