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MIS Manager
The British International School Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Job reference: 04294

Location: The British International School Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Closing date: 05/04/2018

Department: Administrative

MIS Manager

The British International School Abu Dhabi is looking to appoint an outstanding MIS Manager to join a well-established, supportive team in a highly successful and expanding school.

About the Role

The MIS Manager will manage the school’s data and information systems and take overall responsibility for designing, implementing, distributing and editing of accurate and effective data reporting across the School. As MIS Manager you will be responsible in providing accurate data to departments and senior leaders to effectively track student’s progress, promote effective decision-making whilst monitoring and evaluating internal data produced for overall NAE requirements and education ministry KPI’s.   

The MIS Manager will assist the school’s senior leaders in the production of academic timetables and their smooth implementation, efficiently responding to any queries and troubleshooting any issues that may arise.  He or she will also work and liaise with the IT department to maintain, develop and coordinate the full integration of databases and other school systems, ensuring that these are secure and developed to meet the needs of the school and all its stakeholders.

The MIS Manager will provide technical and leadership expertise with MIS projects, developing and improving communication and reporting systems whilst ensuring that all users are fully trained. 

The successful candidate will have the following qualifications, skills and experience;

  • A bachelor’s degree in MIS or related field
  • Demonstrable project management skills and experience
  • In depth knowledge of iSAMs and SSRS coding
  • Relevant application development / support experience
  • Previous experience of leading a team
  • Experience within an educational context is preferred.

More detail about the role and requirements can be found in the accompanying job description.

About Our School

The British International School Abu Dhabi is a highly successful, growing school with a committed and inspirational team of which operates with a highly motivated team of teaching and administrative professionals at its heart.  Our close-knit, supportive team is honoured to be at the centre of our community, educating over 1700 young people from more than 70 nationalities.  To learn more about our school, please visit

In addition to being highly successful in its own right, The British International School Abu Dhabi is a member of the Nord Anglia Education family of schools. Nord Anglia Education is the world’s leading premium schools organisation. We are a fast-paced and growing family of 47 international schools in China, Europe, the Middle East, South East Asia and The Americas, providing outstanding education to approximately 45,000 students from preschool through to the end of secondary education.

Each Nord Anglia Education school is unique in character and designed to meet the needs of its community. We believe that being part of our family of schools gives our students a special advantage, having a wide range of resources and support available to enhance their success. We also create unique opportunities to benefit our students and staff, such as the Global Campus, Nord Anglia University, and our collaborations with The Juilliard School, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and King’s College London.

Selection Process

Applicants should submit a CV, letter of application and the details of two professional referees, one of which should be your current Line Manager.

The closing date for application is 5th April 2018. Interviews will be conducted at the School.


At Nord Anglia Education we are committed to providing a world class, safe, happy environment in which children and young people are able to thrive and learn. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our pupils irrespective of race, ability, religion, gender or culture.

All post holders having regular unsupervised contact with children are subject to appropriate national and international vetting procedures including satisfactory criminal record checks from both Country of residence/birth and any Country of residence within the last 10 years.


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