Management Accountant

CER Education Recruitment - Permanent
Maidstone, Kent
17 Jul 2017
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

CER are working in partnership with this small mutli academy Trust in Kent. Due to succession planning, they are now seeking a fully qualified Management Accountant to manage the financial planning and budgets of the Trust. Reporting to the CEO, you will play a pivotal role in providing professional advice and support at all levels relating to financial policies and procedures of the Trust. Directly managing six staff, you will collate information and provide an annual budget of the schools and Trust to submit to the governing body. Prepare monthly budget and analysis reports, and advise the schools on budget spend and monitoring. You will oversee the payroll and ledger function and provide support at year end.

The successful candidate will be fully ACCA/CIMA qualified or is currently working towards this qualification. You will have previous experience of working within a school finance function at a senior level and possess good team leadership skills. Knowledge of PS Financials is highly desirable and advanced Excel skills is essential. This is a highly visible and diverse role within the Trust where you will be required to communicate effectively across the Schools, possess the gravitas to manage challenge and have an eye for detail. If you are interested in this role, please forward you CV