Head of Finance

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Cliftonville Road, Belfast BT14 6JL​
Competitive Salary
25 Oct 2019
15 Nov 2019
Job Title
Head of Finance
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Finance and Corporate Services


Competitive Salary


The Role

The Governors invite applications for the post of:

Head of Finance and Corporate Services

The Academy, founded in 1785, is the oldest school in the city. It is a non-denominational, co-educational, HMC, voluntary, day grammar school, with an enrolment of 1400 pupils in the main school and a further 150 in the preparatory department.

The Governors wish to appoint a suitably qualified individual as Head of Finance and Corporate Services, who will continue to assist the Governors and Principal to lead the Academy in its pre-eminent role as a school which highly values academic excellence and which prides itself in offering a wide range of extra-curricular activities.

Candidate Requirements

At the date of appointment, the successful candidate for this Head of Finance and Corporate Services role must have:

•     A University degree or equivalent qualification

•     Be a fully qualified chartered accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIPFA)

•     Have experience of at least 7 years in a financial accounting role. This experience should include the preparation of financial statements, budgetary control and the provision of management, information and financial advice to Board level.

Apply Now

To apply for this Head of Finance and Corporate Services role based in Belfast, please click the 'Apply' button now. 

An information pack and application forms are available from Miss Gillian Boyd, Senior Administrator, 3-17 Cliftonville Road, Belfast, BT14 6JL. Telephone no: 028 90 750610 or may be downloaded from the school website; www.belfastroyalacademy.com

The closing date for receipt of completed applications is Friday 15 November 2019 at 3:00pm.

The Board of Governors is an Equal Opportunities Employer.