Director of Finance & Operations

Recruiter
The Beacon
Location
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
Salary
Undisclosed
Posted
14 Nov 2018
Closes
26 Nov 2018
Ref
CACATA
Position/Level
Director
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

The Board of Governors and The Headmaster, Mr William Phelps, are seeking a highly commercial individual with strong financial acumen and proven ability at leadership level to act as the School’s Director of Finance & Operations.  

In this post, you would play a key role on the School’s Executive Team and work in close partnership with the Headmaster.  You would be actively involved in implementing the School’s 10 year strategic vision and would be charged with leading the finance, IT and estates teams having ultimate responsibility for the school site, infrastructure and financial administration on a day-to-day basis.  

The Beacon is a large independent preparatory day school with over 500 boys aged between 4 and 13, set in 18 acres in Amersham, Buckinghamshire, only 30 minutes from London by train. To give you a flavour of life at the School, please take a look around the website www.beaconschool.co.uk.    

The Beacon is a remarkable school and always seeks remarkable people. It is therefore seeking an exceptional Director of Finance & Operations to help lead the School into the future. 

Saxton Bampfylde Ltd is acting as an employment agency advisor to the School on this appointment. For further information about the role, including details about how to apply, please click "Apply" using reference CACATA.  

Applications should be received by 09:00 on Monday 26 November 2018. 

The Beacon is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. 

All applicants must be prepared to undergo appropriate child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. The Beacon is an equal opportunities employer. References will be required and any relevant issues arising from such will be taken up at interview or a suitable point during the process.