We are currently seeking an experienced and proactive Finance Manager to join our busy Finance Team. We are one of the leading girls' independent boarding schools in the country and in this varied role you will be reporting to the Finance and Administration Bursar and providing day–to–day management support to a small team and ensuring that the School achieves the highest standards of financial control.
To be successful in the position, you will have a solid understanding of accounting processes including purchase ledger, payroll and accounts receivable. You will have strong communication skills, be a team player and have previous staff management experience. Strong IT skills are also essential and you will have a genuine interest in reviewing financial systems and processes in order to achieve efficiencies. Other responsibilities include assisting with the preparation of annual budgets, monthly budget control, interpreting cash flows and assisting with strategic and long term business plans.
With your strong all–round accounting experience and good commercial and business awareness, you will be qualified or studying towards a recognised accountancy qualification. Salary will be in the range of GBP35,000 – GBP45,000 dependent on experience and qualifications and we also offer free parking on site, free meals and a generous pension scheme