After spending eleven years in Commercial and Corporate Banking, Lawrence moved into recruitment working initially in senior appointments within the Financial Services sector before then moving into education recruitment.
At MRG Lawrence specialises in recruiting for Independent Schools. He delivers senior management assignments across all aspects of the Bursary department including; Bursars, Heads of Estates, Commercial Managers, Health and Safety Managers and Domestic Bursars.
Founded in 1975 with the aim of providing a complete education for boys and girls from the age of 4 -18. The three St James Schools are based in London and Surrey. The Junior School and Senior Girls’ School are centrally located together in West London, close to Hammersmith and Kensington Olympia. The Senior Boys’ School is located on a 32-acre site in Ashford, Surrey. Together, these independent schools offer a distinctive approach to education; they aim to provide an environment in which a pupil can discover all that is best within his or her own nature.
Reporting to the Bursar and the Finance Manager, St James’ School are looking for an experienced Credit Controller /School Fees Administrator to work within their dynamic Finance Department. The post holder will take responsibility of all aspects of the operational financial processes for the school, ensuring the highest possible standards of accuracy and record keeping. You will liaise with our parents on all fee related quires, providing a high level of customer service that reflects the strength and ethos of the school.
The successful candidate will possess a proven track record in delivering high quality financial control and administration services within an educational environment. You will have experience in managing the sales ledger and ensuring the fees bank account postings and reconciliation are up to date, as well as the preparation and submission of termly Direct Debit collections. This role will require high level of attention to detail and the ability to communicate effectively with both parents and the stakeholders of the school.
How to apply
For further information or a confidential discussion please contact our advisor Lawrence Clark (firstname.lastname@example.org) of The Management Recruitment Group or alternatively call 020 8892 0115.
The Management Recruitment Group (MRG) has been exclusively retained for this appointment. All direct and third-party applications will be forwarded to MRG.