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School Business Manager

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Primary Support

  • Job type:

    Permanent Contracts

  • Salary:

    £45711 - £49707 per annum

  • Contact:

    Sarah Hadfield

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Job Title: Full Time- School Business Manager

Location: Rotherhithe, London

Position Type: Full time - 35 hours all year round

Salary: £45,711 - £49,707

Hybrid Working: Flexible

Start Date: Ideally November/December

Contract: Maternity Contract


About Us:

A reputable Primary School located in the vibrant community of Rotherhithe, Southwark are seeking a dedicated and skilled School Business Manager to join the team on a full time basis.

School Business Manager Role:

As a School Business Manager, you will play a pivotal role in the efficient and effective management of the school's financial and administrative functions. Your responsibilities will include budget management, financial reporting, procurement, and ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced professional looking for a flexible working arrangement.

School Business Manager Responsibilities:

  • Financial Management: Monitor and manage the school's budgets, prepare financial reports, and work with senior leadership to ensure financial sustainability.

  • Procurement: Oversee the procurement process, negotiate contracts, and source cost-effective suppliers for school resources.

  • Compliance: Ensure the school's compliance with financial and regulatory requirements, including auditing, payroll, and taxation.

  • Human Resources: Assist in HR functions such as payroll, recruitment, and employee benefits administration.

  • Facility Management: Oversee the maintenance and management of school facilities and ensure a safe and conducive learning environment.

  • Stakeholder Communication: Communicate financial updates and insights to school leadership, staff, and parents.

School Business Manager Experience:

  • Proven experience in school financial management and administration, ideally within an educational setting.
  • Strong understanding of budgeting, financial reporting, and compliance.
  • Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Proficiency in financial software and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Relevant qualifications in finance or business administration are preferred.

School Business Manager Benefits:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience.
  • Flexible working hours and the opportunity for a hybrid working arrangement.
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment.
  • The chance to make a positive impact on the education of young minds.

How to Apply for the School Business Manager role:

If you are a proactive and experienced School Business Manager looking for a full time opportunity with flexible working arrangements, we encourage you to apply. Please send your CV

Application Deadline: Wednesday 27th October

Join our team and contribute to the success and growth of our school while enjoying a flexible work-life balance in the beautiful surroundings of Rotherhithe, Southwark.

We look forward to your application!

Reeson Education:

REESON Education is London's Premier Recruitment Agency. Established in 2006 by experienced teachers, education professionals and recruitment specialists, we have built our business and reputation on the cores values of honesty, integrity and excellence.

We care about education and the provision of education and have established an excellent reputation with schools and teachers alike.

At REESON Education we work closely with a large network of Nurseries, Primary Schools, Secondary Schools and Colleges across London. Our client base provides us with an abundance of available daily supply, long term and permanent opportunities across all age groups in all areas of London.

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