School Finance Officer

Education Network - Manchester
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
School Finance Officer

The Education Network is recruiting for a Finance Officer which is required as soon as possible. The school is looking to appoint a School Finance Officer to work along side the Business Manager and manage the operation of the school finances.

The successful candidates will have experience of:

-Bank accounts operation, ensuring the safe receipt and handling of cash -Manage the trips budget
-Close down at year end
-Monthly payroll information reports and VAT returns
-Purchase orders, invoices, manual cheques/BACS payments
-Creation of monthly balance sheets
-Monthly reconciliation of the school bank accounts
-Use the SIMs FMS Accounting System to input information
-Use the online receipting system
-General administrative support as requested by the Business Manager
-Ideal candidate will have previous experience of working in a school environment, HCSS and experience of operating school SIMS/FMS systems, along with an online receipting system and SAGE accounting package. -Overseeing and ensuring that all records are kept up to date.

The school are looking to interview Week Commencing 23rd January so an urgent response will be required.

The role is to cover a maternity leave and for the right candidate this could be till the end of 2017
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance+ standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.

Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.