Progressive opportunity for a Finance Officer within a Multi-Academy Trust based in Coventry. Excellent opportunity for a candidate to influence the current practices in the school.
Our client is a school based in Coventry, that is part of a growing Academy Trust. They seek a new member of their team in light of this growth.
The successful Finance Officer will be required to develop existing finance systems, influencing change in current practice. They will have to be able to engage with non-finance staff, including governors, teachers, parents and administrative staff. They will assist the Business Manager team to provide financial support, including raising orders, AP invoices, payments, bank reconciliations and AR invoices.
The ideal candidate will:
- Be progressing towards an AAT/CIMA qualification (desirable)
- Have previous exposure to a finance environment, including budget monitoring and providing financial advice
- Have excellent organisation and management skills
- Have previously worked with Civica and ParentPay (desirable)
A basic salary of £20,500 with the possibility of flexible hours and 25 days holiday.