Finance Officer

Randstad Education Limited
Sidcup, Kent
17 Jun 2017
17 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client, a popular and successful community school, which is situated in a suburban town within the London Borough of Bexley, is now seeking to appoint a Finance Officer. Following a recent Ofsted inspection the school has been rated as good with outstanding features.

Do you have previous experience within a school setting either as a Finance Officer or now seeking to develop to the next stage in your career within a school?

Or do you know someone who this might suit? If so, Randstad Education has a great referral scheme.

Randstad Education offer competitive rates, and provide outstanding service. But, most importantly we dedicate all of our time and effort in finding the perfect role for each individual.

If you have the required experience, please apply online now, or please spread the word!

Job Responsibilities:

Using FMS and SIMS
Raising orders, liaising with suppliers, collating invoices and processing for payment
Entering invoice data onto central database
Managing and reconciling petty cash
Providing financial reports and ensuring systems are in place
Collection and reconciliation of monies for school excursions, tuition, dinner money
Using the school?s own system to set up and maintain pupil files
Providing statistics to internal and external bodies
Handling correspondence

Preferred Skills:

Proven track record of successfully working in finance
Previous school environment experience School IT systems, ideally SIMS and FMS
Analytical skills
Competent in decision making and negotiation

Personal Attributes:

Good interpersonal skills and be able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, at all levels
Flexible, motivated and committed to high standards of working in a busy school environment
Ability to demonstrate a high standard of literacy and numeracy
Able to demonstrate the ability to work confidentially, on their own, and as part of a team

Randstad Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and require all applicants to share this commitment. All applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, together with an online registration and face to face interview with our friendly Randstad team.

Please apply ONLINE NOW!

We look forward to hearing from you.