Interim School Finance Manager

East London
£40000 - £45000 per annum
29 Jun 2021
27 Jul 2021
Luke Johnson
Job Title
Finance Manager
Contract Type
Full Time
My client is a small, East London based Multi Academy Trust, looking to recruit an Interim School Finance Manager to help both on the day to day finances for two schools as well as holding some Trust level financial responsibilities.

Based at the Trusts offices, this role will work within the central services team, reporting to the Finance Director. The role will include:
  • Monthly management reporting
  • Annual budget setting and providing budget advice to the Schools within the group
  • Monitoring of Schools budgets and cash flow
  • Support with Education Skills Funding Agency Returns and liaison with the ESFA when required
  • Cash flow forecasting
  • Financial statements and external returns
  • Preparation of Statutory accounts
  • VAT/ Tax returns
  • Responsible for ensuring that the Trust's accounting systems
Applications are sought from candidates with previous experience of Academy finance, with recognised SBM or accountancy qualifications an advantage but not essential. This role is likely to run for a minimum of three months but there is also a longer term, permanent need.

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