Finance Manager - Multi Academy Trust

£38052 - £41846 per annum
09 Jan 2019
06 Feb 2019
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Public Sector
Job Level
Contract Type
Full Time
Finance Manager - Maternity Cover Contract
37 hours per week
Start Date - March 2019
G11 (£38,052 to £41,846 FTE)

This multi-academy trust is a growing and thriving family of schools who are dedicated to providing an excellent education for pupils across Lincolnshire.

They are offering an exciting opportunity for an experienced and enthusiastic Finance Manager to join their team based in Lincoln. Their finance team are proactive and forward thinking and this role represents an excellent opportunity for career development.

The Finance Manager is a key member of the central services team with significant responsibility for the financial affairs of the organisation at an operational level. Reporting to the Finance and Operations Director, you will be responsible for the preparation of monthly management reporting and forecasts, annual budgets and managing the year end processes.

The ideal candidate will be a qualified accountant with experience in a multi-site environment. You will have a strong customer focus and be able to provide a high-quality service to our schools. A strong analytical approach is essential, along with the ability to develop financial systems and procedures. You must have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to communicate effectively with colleagues and external organisations at all levels.

Previous experience within an education setting would be advantageous. Whilst the role is based in Lincoln, you will be required to travel to their schools within the county.

Closing Date: Friday 1st February 2019

Interview dates: TBC

The trust promotes diversity and wants a workforce which reflects Christian Values. Applications are welcome from all, irrespective of gender, sexuality, race, religion, marital status, age, or disability.

The trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. They will require the successful applicant to undertake an Enhanced criminal record check via the DBS.