Head of Finance

Closing date: 26/02/2023

Post Title: Head of Finance

Contract Type: Full Time
Location: Downe House Riyadh

Purpose of the Role

This is an exceptional and rare opportunity for someone who has the qualities, skills and experience to be the Head of Finance at Downe House Riyadh and King’s College Riyadh.

The role provides an excellent opportunity to join two vibrant communities and play a central role in the growth of two premium schools in the heart of Riyadh.

As a member of the Senior Leadership Team at both schools, and reporting to the Principals, the Head of Finance is responsibility and accountability for all financial affairs at Downe House Riyadh and King’s College Riyadh. Additional reporting and communication will be required with the EduReach Core Team and the School Boards. For more information on King’s College Riyadh, please visit www.kingscollegeriyadh.com

This is an exciting position suited to a dynamic and committed Finance professional who combines leadership skills with proven financial and accounting expertise.

This post should attract an experienced professional from the education sector or an exceptional individual with wider educational or financial experience gained outside the sector. The candidate should have an instinctive feel for the school’s stakeholders and their needs, bringing with them the relevant skills to undertake this complex and exciting job.

An understanding of, and empathy with, the School’s ethos is essential.

How to Apply

After considering the details of the candidate information pack, job description and person specification, complete all sections of the application form including the supporting statement that sets out your interest in this position, how you meet the requirements of the role and your ambitions for the school. Please email your complicated application form to careers@downehouseriyadh.com

Any submission without a completed Downe House Riyadh Application Form will not be considered.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 26th February 2023.

Shortlisted candidates will be notified and interviews arranged accordingly. Downe House Riyadh reserves the right to appoint before the closing date and early application is therefore advised.

For more information or an informal conversation please contact careers@downehouseriyadh.com.