Finance Manager - Education

  • Location

    Morley, West Yorkshire

  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £34000 - £36000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Dean Stokes

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Finance Manager - Education
£34,000- £36,000 - Morley

Sewell Wallis are currently working with a well-known local trust school that are looking to take on a Finance Manager in this newly created role.

Your job as the finance manager will be to lead the central finance function, manage the financial systems and ensure effective provision of financial management.

Duties include:

*Work with each School Business Manager/designated finance lead to prepare and compile individual annual budgets for schools within the trust and for budget holders.

*Manage and co-ordinate the annual statutory accounts exercise for the Trust and supporting information for audit
*Ensure the finance function complies with the Academies Financial Handbook and public sector procurement rules.

*Liaise with finance platform providers on service, performance and training issues
*Support the development of Trust-wide finance-related policies and supporting schools to develop local policies and to ensure compliance.
*Support the growth of the multi academy trust, particularly in relation to financial management processes and procedures.

This role also includes management of a small team. Ideally looking for someone from educations/academy/trusts background who is PQ or qualified. For more information get in touch.

Ideally you will have come from an academies/school/charitable trust background and hold ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualification or be studying towards becoming fully qualified.

Please apply for more information on this role.