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Finance Officer - Mainstream Primary School

Finance Officer - Mainstream Primary School

  • Location

    Lewisham, London

  • Sector:

    Primary Education

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £12 - £15 per hour

  • Contact:

    Carly Walters

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    Long term perm

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  • Startdate:

    January 2020

School Finance Officer - Lewisham, South East London

Our client is an Mainstream School in Lewisham, they are looking for a Finance Administrator to join their team.

This is a long term to permanent position to start ASAP, term time only

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Updating financial records, assisting the School Business & Finance Manager in producing financial information
  • Maintaining a good working knowledge of Finance Systems and processes
  • Processing orders and invoices into the accounting system
  • Managing all enquiries, ensuring that responses are provided within agreed deadlines
  • Supporting the finance team in the provision of information to external agencies eg, HMRC, auditors and insurers
  • Supporting the finance team with the administration of company credit cards, insurance claims and collecting insurance renewal data
  • Performing bank reconciliations
  • General administration, e.g scanning, archiving, data entry and daily banking
  • Supporting with general office duties


  • Must have previous experience working within a school
  • Must have a valid enhanced DBS
  • Proven ability to work within tight timescales and manage own workload
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Knowledge of finance systems (Focal Point & SIMS) and excellent knowledge of Excel and Microsoft Office
  • Previous experience providing high quality administrative support in a finance environment

Please apply for this role now! You can also contact Carly Walters at Remedy for more information.