Head of Finance

Recruiter
Peach Personnel Services
Location
Staines
Salary
From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted
07 Oct 2017
Closes
08 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An exciting opportunity as a Head of Finance to join this multi-site education trust in this evolving role. The Head of Finance will provide support and advice to the trust on all finance related matters contributing to decision making and formulating strategy whilst collaborating with the team to achieve the trust’s inspiring strategy of putting the needs of the children at the heart of the organisation.

Day to day duties will include;

  • Ownership of the monthly management and accounts

  • Accountable for the financial planning cycle and production of the budget forecasts

  • Preparing the statutory accounts and business filings

  • Drive financial planning by analysis of performance and risk

  • Collaborate in the development of business plans enabling growth in line with the Trust’s aims and ethos

  • Focus around value and efficient use of resources aligned to the Trust’s objectives

  • Collaborate in development of the Finance IT system.

  • Supervise and develop finance personnel

We are looking for an individual who, as a senior member of the team, is solutions focussed, creative and able to work within budget constraints, whilst being open to ideas from the team to nurture the trust’s vision of creating a stimulating learning environment. Previous experience in a senior Finance role is essential; having worked in an educational environment would be advantageous. Candidates will have a CCAB qualification (ACA/ACCA/CIMA).

Please note, if successful you will be subject to a DBS check.


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