Operations Manager

m2r Education

Doha, Qatar

Posted
Ref: KP151-548

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

m2r Education are working with this leading British international school who requires an Operations Manager to join them, ideally by September 2020.

You will be primarily responsible for the establishment and development of all non-academic departments:

• Strategic Financial Management
• Human Resources
• Facilities Management
• Catering
• Health and Safety
• This is a large, modern and state of the art international school with excellent facilities, offering the English national curriculum from EYFS through to A Level.

This is a key management role and priority will be given to those who have worked in similar role at a British international school.

Experience / Qualifications:

• Accountancy or business management qualifications (BA + professional quals as a minimum)
• FM and/or Health & Safety qualifications are preferred too
• Financial planning and control in a large organisation, ideally in a British international school
• Board level experience
• Knowledge of working with external contractors and managing related contracts
• Ability to interpret and analyse data and act upon the information
• Ability to work strategically and analyse issues then identify creative solutions.
• Middle East experience and working knowledge of a British international school are preferred

Package:

• C. 25000QAR basic salary + 11000QAR housing allowance (£100k TAX FREE total package)
• End of contract bonus c. £4k
• 2 x return flights per year
• Medical cover
• Schooling
• Paid leave in accordance with academic calendar
• September start

For safeguarding purposes, a valid police clearance certificate / DBS is required, plus 2 professional references.

Due to the high volume of applications we receive, if you have not been contacted within 5 working days of submission then please consider your application to have been unsuccessful.

Salary:
QAR 35,000 to 37,000 per month inclusive of fixed allowances.
Additional benefits: C. 25000QAR basic salary + 11000QAR housing allowance (£100k TAX FREE total package) + flights, visa, medical, schooling

Requirements

• Accountancy or business management qualifications (BA + professional equals as a minimum)
• FM and/or Health & Safety qualifications are preferred too
• Financial planning and control in a large organisation, ideally in a British international school
• Board level experience
• Knowledge of working with external contractors and managing related contracts
• Ability to interpret and analyse data and act upon the information
• Ability to work strategically and analyse issues then identify creative solutions.
• Middle East experience and working knowledge of a British international school are preferred

About the Company

Established in 2001, m2r Education is a multi award winning UK based firm offering a quality and ethical recruitment service to overseas organisations within the education & training sectors.

Our clients are viewed as valuable partners and include international schools, FE colleges, HE institutions, independent training centres and corporate organisations. Our aim is to develop long lasting relationships and help them grow by providing the best talent possible via an excellent customer experience.

Our candidates are treated with respect and professionalism at all times. We genuinely want to help and will advise you on your next overseas move. Having core values centred on integrity and quality, we will always do our utmost to help without pushing positions forward which are not necessarily suitable.

This is why we have won over 6 international business awards, been used as case studies by the British Government and received glowing references from those that have experienced our service.

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