Business Manager-Westwood International School


Westwood International School is seeking to appoint a new Business manager. The Business manager is a member of the school leadership team. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following

  • Understanding of, and commitment to, the Westwood International School mission and the mission of the International Baccalaureate Organization.
  • Significant experience working in a related role, preferably in a school with Baccalaureate experience is an added advantage
  • Must be a BICA member in good standing with at least 5 years post qualification experience at managerial level
  • High level finance management skills, including experience in developing, managing and reporting on significant budgets including delegated cost centers and external processing costs.
  • Experience in developing and maintaining appropriate financial management information and reporting systems(Pastel preferred)
  • Ability to oversee the schools IT function
  • Ability to oversee the schools maintenance function, including projects, facilities management,development and construction
  • Experience in developing longitudinal strategic associated financial plans
  • Experience with overall provision of Human resources services, policies and programs for the school
  • Has experience in HR best practice, and knowledgeable of the HR legal and other compliance requirements of Botswana
  • Significant experience in leading teams in operational and project management roles, and ability to respond quickly and appropriate to charging circumstances
  • Strong analytical and problem solving abilities
  • High level communication and interpersonal skills

Closing date and application instructions

Enquiries and applications, including a full CV and names and contact number of three recent professional referees to finance@westwood.ac.bw

Closing Date 14 December 2018




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  • Gaborone
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inFrancistown, Palapye, Gaborone
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