Regional School Business Manager
CER is proud to be working in partnership with Reach South, a newly created multi academy Trust and sister Trust of the successful REAch2 model. Currently consisting of eight primary schools and with ambitious growth plans ahead, the Trust is now seeking to appoint a highly motivated and focused Regional Business Manager. Working closely with the Headteachers and Business Managers/Finance Officers within the Academies, you will provide robust financial support and advice, ensuring financial compliance is maintained and improved, will deliver operational and strategic support to all finance staff and make recommendations on improved processes.
This is a highly visible role where you will be a key member of the SLT. Reporting to the Trust Head of Finance, you will be responsible for ensuring the smooth running of these finance functions and ensure HR & staff development is maintained. You will either be studying for an accounting qualification or will hold the Certificate in School Business Management. Previous Education experience and knowledge of reporting to the EFA is essential. Knowledge of Academy due diligence and supporting schools transitioning to academy status is highly desirable. This is an exceptional role in which you will be a self starter, can manage your time and schedule effectively and be able to make an impact on how the schools manage their budgets moving forward. You will be confident in your own ability to make a difference, can communicate at all levels and have the confidence to work both autonomously and collaboratively within the Trust. For further information on this role please email .