copy-John-Paul-II-FINAL-LOGO-SHEILD-CMYKStrategic Business Manager

Salary £59,000 – £63,000 per annum

An exciting opportunity to join the highly effective leadership team of the St John Paul II Multi Academy based in Sutton Coldfield comprising of four Catholic Schools, responsible for around 2000 students and over 200 staff as part of their leadership team responsible for shaping the vision and anticipated rapid future growth of the Academy.

The successful candidate will be a flexible, dynamic and experienced multi-disciplined professional looking to support the organisation to deliver the best learning outcomes for the students they support. All the Academies are rated good and outstanding

The key elements of the role are:

  • To provide high quality strategic financial planning to ensure the MAC makes best possible use of its resources
  • To lead on all matters relating to Finance, Human Resources, Estates and Facilities Management over all schools in the MAC.
  • To lead in the design and implementation of systems, policies and procedures to ensure compliance in all legislation relating to the MAC.
  • To assist the Board of Directors and the Principals with the expansion of the MAC.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A DSBM qualification or equivalent
  • A strong background in education accountancy/finance, Estates management and Human Resources
  • Significant experience managing a team of administrative, facilities and finance staff successfully
  • The ability to establish a vision and develop strategies and systems to achieve the organisational aims as set out in the Multi Academy Development Plan.

The successful applicant will be expected to attend each school within the MAC on a regular basis, and must therefore be mobile and willing to work across all sites. The deadline for completed application forms is 5.00pm, Friday 23rd June 2017 and interviews will take place in either week commencing 3rd or 10th July 2017.

Applications will be welcomed from accomplished, experienced Business Managers from Education or non-Education Sectors, Public or Private Sectors.

For further information or an application pack, please contact Mrs O’Shea or Mrs Stewart on 0121 351 3215 ext 2223 or email .
Full details are also on our website

Completed applications should be emailed to by 5.00pm Friday 23rd June 2017.