Finance Manager

Heathland Whitefriars Federation is a multi-academy trust comprising Heathland and Whitefriars Schools in Harrow. Our trust is underpinned by a values-based ethos that helps everyone work together cooperatively and with mutual respect. Our pupils make rapid progress in an environment of love and care where expectations are high, values are positive, forgiveness is abundant and children are treasured. We absolutely believe that anyone can learn anything and the growth mindset underpins everything we do.

We are seeking an amazing, dynamic and versatile Finance Manager for a key role at Whitefriars School.

This is a great opportunity for someone with strong financial and technical experience and who is happy to role their sleeves up, to join our fantastic friendly team.

Reporting to the Head of Finance, this key position is responsible for running the finance function of one of our schools including day to day effective financial management of the academy financial functions to ensure that all services provided to support teaching and learning are of high quality, conform to legislation and represent value for money.

The role will involve:

As well as having the appropriate finance, budget management and accounting experience, the ideal candidate will have excellent organisational, communication and interpersonal skills and be a strong team player. They will also be flexible, self-motivated, able to use their own initiative and have excellent time management and problem-solving skills. A recognised finance or accounts qualification is desirable although qualification by experience is equally acceptable. Previous Academy experience and a strong background in IRIS Financials (formerly PSF) preferred

On site, Full-time, Permanent, 36 hours per week

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Pay scale G10, Points 37 – 41: £43,626 – £47,628 actual salary, depending on experience

Closing Date: 9.00 am on 14th March 2024

Interviews: W/c 18th March 2024