Finance Manager

England, Gloucestershire, Cheltenham
50,000 - 55,000
29 May 2024
26 Jun 2024
Andrew Piercy
Job Title
Finance Manager
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time

About Us:

Nestled in the heart of Cheltenham, our prestigious school is dedicated to providing an outstanding education and nurturing environment for their students. We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Finance Manager to join our team and contribute to the financial health and success of their institution.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the day-to-day financial operations of the school, ensuring accuracy and compliance with all relevant regulations.
  • Develop and manage the school's budget, providing regular financial reports to the senior management team.
  • Manage payroll, invoicing, and accounts receivable/payable.
  • Collaborate with department heads to monitor expenditures and identify cost-saving opportunities.
  • Prepare financial statements, forecasts, and analyses to support strategic planning.
  • Liaise with external auditors, ensuring timely and accurate audits.
  • Maintain and improve financial systems and processes.


  • Proven experience as a Finance Manager, preferably within an educational setting.
  • Strong knowledge of financial regulations and accounting principles.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Proficiency in financial software and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Strong organisational and leadership abilities.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Relevant accounting qualifications (e., ACCA, CIMA, ACA) are highly desirable.

What We Offer:

  • A competitive salary of up to £55,000.
  • A supportive and dynamic work environment.
  • Opportunities for professional development and growth.
  • A chance to make a meaningful impact on the future of our students.

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