Subject Area Manager, Finance

London Business School - Education Studies (inc. TEFL)

(Fixed-Term Contract - Up to 12 Months)

Can you find the value hidden in our organisation?

We are looking for an exceptional administrator and people manager to develop and harness the potential of a world-leading educational institution.

The Role

Do you know how to get the most out of people?

As Manager of the Finance Subject Area, you will help provide the highest levels of scholarship and teaching, working with world-class faculty to show how an in-depth understanding of finance can help drive organisational success. Ensuring that our School is working effectively together, through unified strategies, and towards clear goals, you will:

  • Develop and finalise the annual teaching plan for full-time and visiting faculty;
  • Lead a team of support staff to ensure excellent course delivery;
  • Align School processes with faculty teaching objectives;
  • Share research into Finance with the community and internationally;
  • Take overall responsibility for departmental operations, including office space, events, marketing, personnel matters, budgets, cost control, and forecasting.

Where will you take us next?

We generate research and ideas that have a real, lasting impact on people, businesses and markets around the world. To do that, we need to make sure that we mobilize all of our resources and use them to the full. That includes our teachers, leaders and support staff. That is what this role is all about - understanding our organisation, our people and where they could take us in the future.

Who We Are Looking For

  • Experience of general administration gained in an academic or research environment;
  • People-management skills, including the ability to motivate staff and foster collaboration;
  • Experience in project and events management;
  • Understanding of a wide range of information systems;
  • Capacity to work under pressure and to cope with multiple competing deadlines and demands.

Why London Business School?

Our vision is to have a profound impact on the way the world does business. This can only be achieved through our people; with 93% of our staff saying they are proud to work here and being consistently ranked among the best in the world for our MBA, global Executive MBA and Masters in Finance programmes you will have an opportunity to be part of this journey.

Benefits We Offer

As an employee at London Business School you will enjoy a generous holiday entitlement, on site swimming pool, sauna and gym, automatic enrolment to the Universities Superannuation Scheme (a defined benefit workplace pension scheme) and season ticket loan facility. There is also a wide range of professional development opportunities to support your career path. Our full list of employee benefits can be accessed here.

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