Business Development Manager Warwickshire Music Service
About us and the role
An exciting opportunity has arisen at Warwickshire County Council for an outstanding, committed professional to manage the business operation of our successful and highly valued Music Education Service. We are looking for a candidate with a passion for business excellent and outstanding customer service and proven track record of successful business and financial management.
Warwickshire Music is a traded education service working across the county; the service is financially self-sufficient through the Arts Council Hub grant and generated traded income. The service works with schools across the county and provides instrumental, vocal and curriculum music lessons across Warwickshire. It also runs 4 area Music Centres and a range of area and county wide music groups and ensembles
The key focus of this role is to manage the services financial business operations, projects, and resources to ensure that sufficient high quality, accessible music teaching staff and resources are available for Warwickshire pupils across the county.
The successful candidate will be responsible for a team of business support staff. The role involves working with our schools and academies and a wide range of service partners to ensure high quality value for money services are available to children and young people across the county.
To be successful in this role you will have:
· Proven experience of working at a senior level within commercial setting.
· Proven experience of managing significant resources and budgets.
· Proven experience of managing successful teams.
· Proven experience of using the Ensemble CRM platform to support day-to-day business financial operation.
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check required – must achieve satisfactory clearance at offer stage.
For further information about the role please contact: Richard Hart, Delivery Lead, Warwickshire Music: firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date: Friday 26th February
Interview date: Thursday 4th March 2021
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Warwickshire County Council is committed to equality of opportunity for all staff. Would particularly welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons from the BAME community, people with a disability and people from the LGBT+ Community.