School Finance Administrator

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
Weston-Super-Mare, UK
15 Jun 2019
27 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
School Finance Administrator job in Weston-Super-Mare

Your new school
This primary school is part of one of the largest Multi Academy Trusts in the South West and values its achievements and successes of all its pupils. The success comes from the dedication, integrity and hard work of all their staff and the positive culture it promotes.

A Finance Administrator is required in a primary school within Weston-Super-Mare. The role will be 30 hours a week, days to be negotiated and is to start ASAP. Interviews are being held as early as this week, the role will be until the end of the academic year.

Your new role
The school are looking to hire a well organised and enthusiastic Finance Administrator where you will be reporting directly to the Finance Manager of the Trust. As part of the role, you will be responsible in ensuring that the school's financial records are maintained efficiently and accurately according to school policies, audit regulations and standards set out in the Academies Financial Handbook.

You will have excellent attention to detail as you will be completing general financial and administrative duties such as raising orders, petty cash, credit card reconciliations, updating the school system in relation to breakfast and after-school club and registering payments. You will assist in administrating the finance system and provide advice and guidance to the staff across the school in relation to any queries.

What you'll need to succeed

For this Finance Administrator role, you will need to have recent and relevant experience within a business environment as well as excellent communication skills. You will need demonstrable ICT skills including the use of Microsoft Word and Excel. You will need to have a minimum of 5 GCSE's at C Level or above (or equivalent) including Maths and English. Experience of working within an education would be desirable, however being able to use your own initiative and confidence using data systems is essential.

What you'll get in return
By registering with Hays you will benefit from competitive rates of pay as well as regular contact from your own personal consultant. You will also have access to a wide range of Administration and Business Management work opportunities, many for which are only available to Hays candidates as certain schools across Bristol and South Gloucestershire work exclusively in partnership with Hays.

Hays also has a refer-a-friend scheme, so if you know any education professionals looking for roles, please let us know. If you refer them to us and we place them in a role, you can receive £250 worth of retail vouchers. *T&C's apply.

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