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Bursar/Project Director - World famous Interational School
- Opportunity to work on the start-up project of a famous international school
- Great work life balance and international culture
As an institution, our client is very famous UK International Bilingual school, which has campus also in Shanghai and other locations across China, represents a marriage of traditional values and evidence-based practice from the UK and China. We know that excellent education provides children with an increased chance of success in school and later in life, thereby contributing to creating a society where opportunities are abundant. To this end, we are seeking a team of motivated, dynamic and forward thinking professionals who will add something special to this exceptional setting.
- Duties and responsibilities during the start-up phase include:
*Creates and executes project master plan and revises the plan as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements. The project master plan covers all aspects of the project, including:
oCampus design and construction
oLegal and license application
oMarketing and admissions
oOrganization planning and hiring
oPurchasing and vendor management
*While the Bursar is not directly responsible for all of the above tasks, he/she works with the Chairman to identify resources needed and assigns individual responsibilities to internal team members and external partners.
*Review deliverables on a weekly basis to ensure all aspects of the project are executed according to the plan. Compile monthly project progress report. Keep all project team well informed of progresses, challenges and support required.
*Manage day-to-day operations and people on the project in Hang Zhou.
*Ensure project documents are complete, current, and stored appropriately.
Departments under the Bursar management after the school opening include:
*School services (catering, bus, uniform, etc)
*Native speaker of Chinese and fluent in English
*Experience of start-up
*Experience in leading multi-cultural partnership projects. Strong people skills, ability to work with people from different culture, industry and at different levels of seniority.
*Successful and dynamic leader with 15+ years of relevant experience in operation and at least 7 years of people management experience
*Passionate about quality and has an eye for details
*Experience in schools is a plus
*Educated to degree level, an MBA is a plus
- The successful candidate will be appointed on an initial two-year term, to be extended upon mutual agreement at school opening.
- Salary and benefits are competitive and will be commensurate with the responsibilities of the position and qualification/experience of the candidate.
- Your kid will have the opportunity to join the school for free