Director of Business - Fisher Leadership
Close Date: 13/10/2023
REF: SACdob0923
Applications for this listing are closed

Director of Business

Close Date: 13/10/2023
REF: SACdob0923
  • Strong understanding of financial management in an educational context
  • High functioning individual in managing multiple projects simultaneously
  • Strong focus on relationship building and willingness to be a visible presence in the community


The Position

Sacré Cœur seeks to appoint a strategic leader to the position of Director of Business. This is a critical senior leadership position with oversight of business services to the School including the functions of finance, contract management, school property, ICT leadership and governance.

Reporting directly to the Principal, the Director of Business is a member of the School Leadership Team. The School’s strong position has laid the foundation for further expansion and growth in the coming years and the Director of Business will provide essential strategic advice, guidance, planning and management and leadership.

The Director of Business performs the role of Company Secretary on the School Board and is a key member of a number of sub-committees of Board, including the Finance and Building and Property Committees. The Director of Business also has a significant role on the Foundation Board.

The Director of Business is a highly visible position in the School and the successful appointee will demonstrate an ability to build trust and rapport with all stakeholders.

The ideal candidate will be a contemporary leader with broad management and leadership experience and strong financial skills, and must understand they are part of a broader community with a willingness to be actively involved within that community.

The Organisation

Sacré Cœur is a Catholic Independent School for girls from Prep to Year 12 located in Glen Iris, Victoria. Founded by the French Society of the Sacred Heart (RSCJ) in 1888, the five Goals of Sacred Heart Education are fundamental to the School.

Sacre Coeur is deeply focussed on each student’s total development: spiritual, intellectual, emotional, aesthetic, ethical and physical. A Sacred Heart School emphasises serious study, social responsibility, personal growth and resilience, wise decision-making and lays the foundations of a strong faith.

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To apply – please click on ‘APPLY NOW’ and using reference SACdob0923, addressing your cover letter and resume to Liam King of Fisher Leadership, or call 1300 347 437 for further information.

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