School Finance Manager

Prospero Teaching
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
School Finance Manager

Prospero Teaching are now proudly recruiting on behalf of an excellent school in Bristol. We are looking for an experienced Finance Manager who is enthusiastic, well organised and hard-working to join the busy office team.

The successful candidate MUST have experience working as a Finance Manager within a school or college.

This position is initially a temporary role, but with the opportunity to be made permanent.

The successful candidate will lead and manage aspects of financial and business services, contributing significantly to the continuing improvement of this popular Ofsted Good school working closely with the Senior Leadership team.

An ideal School Finance Manager will have the following:

*Experience within a school or college feel confident knowledge of accounting software eg. FMS, Civica or SAGE
*Have a professional, dynamic approach and passion for supporting teaching and learning in a way that benefits all children and staff.
*Have knowledge of the school budget and an understanding of EFA requirements.
*Have experience of planning and development of services within the school including facilities management.
*Have knowledge of Health & Safety and the implications for school.
*Be well organised and efficient to communicate effectively with the SLT and provide support in a leadership position.
*Have a good understanding of the importance of confidentiality and accuracy when handling pupil and personal data.
*Have a good working knowledge of all Local Authority software packages, including SIMS, FMS, BMS, Wired and Online Payroll, along with Word, Excel and Outlook.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of young people. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced criminal records check (DBS).

We are an award winning agency with 100% DfES Quality Mark and work hard to build long term relationships. By taking the time to get to know what suits your personality, teaching style and specialism, we ensure we put the right candidate in the right school!

If you are interested in this position and you think you have what it takes to become the School Finance Manager, please apply now!

Alternatively, you can send your CV to or give me a call on .

Please note: Due to high response rates, only successful candidates will be contacted.