Executive Director


The French School in Oslo is growing and we are looking for an Executive Director


Key responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for the school´s administrative staff and organizational and legal services
  • Cooperate with the Headmaster to ensure a well-fuctioning and attractive educational institution
  • Responsible for the HR process with all employees at the school
  • Be in charge of the initiative to cooperate with other International Schools (Eurocampus)
  • Ensure that the French School in Oslo complies with the the Agency for French Education Abroad (AEFE) and local legal, financial and administrative rules and regultations 
  • Strengthen the relationship with Oslo Kommune, The Norwegian School Authorities, and other stakeholders and International schools in Norway
  • Responsible for the administrative and financial processes as well as further modernization of the infrastructure and IT
  • Direct dialog with the Board and participation in Board meetings

Preferred qualifications:

  • Bachelor or MBA in business Administration
  • Fluency (both written and spoken) in Norwegian and English
  • Understand and be comfortable with the French language
  • Solid experience from management of complex organizational structures
  • Previous experience from an international business or organization
  • Proven track record in project planning and management


  • Excellent communication skills and a selling and persuasive personality
  • The ability to inspire, lead and manage internal and external resources
  • Project managing abilities
  • Strategic, structured and a strong negotiator
  • A practitioner who gets things done

We offer:

  • A very exciting position in the intersection between public and private sector
  • You get to work with highly qualified colleagues in a multicultural environment
  • Interesting interaction with both Norwegian and French internal and external stakeholders
  • A great opportunity to influence the development and future of the French School in Norway
  • Contact with public and private organizations at a high level
  • Competitive terms and conditions
Søknadsfrist: Snarest
Stillingstype: Fast
Arbeidssted: Oslo
Ref. nr: 96095
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