Senior School Finance Officer

Posted 10 June 2024
Salary £18 - £22 per hour
Job type Contract
Discipline Primary Education
Contact NameCarly Walters

Job description

Senior School Finance Officer | Lewisham, South East London | £18 - £22 per hour

Are you a qualified/part qualified School Finance Officer seeking positions working in and educational setting?

We are seeking an experienced School Finance Officer to join an all through Independent school based in Lewisham. As the School Finance Officer, you will join a close-knit team who manage the day-to-day financial processes and administrative procedures required for the smooth running of the school finance department.

The School Finance Officer will report to the Finance Manager.

Senior School Finance Officer duties include:

  • Budget monitoring
  • Running supplier BACS payments weekly
  • Preparing annual return, tax reclaims
  • Financial reporting
  • Parent Staff accounts
  • Updating school accounting records
  • Reconciliation for school and trading company
  • Supplier management
  • Processing expenses
  • Creating and recording interbank transfers
  • PO and Invoicing

Senior School Finance Officer Requirements:

  • Completed/Part Qualified finance qualification i.e. ACCA, ACA, CIMA, CIPFA, ICAEW, ICAS, AAT
  • Educated to Degree Level
  • Experience in Purchase Ledger and Bank reconciliation
  • Experience in school budgeting
  • Experience working in schools
  • Knowledge of accounting systems i.e. Xero, Sage, FMS etc

Senior School Finance Officer Role

  • Salary: £18 - £22 per hour
  • Full Time / Permanent position
  • To start ASAP (candidates with notice period will also be considered)

The successful School Finance Officer will not just be a number cruncher; but a collaborative problem solver excited by playing a part in supporting the operations of this school community!

If this role interests you, get in touch with Carly Walters at Remedy Education now!

Remedy Education specialise in helping educators of all levels secure long-term and permanent roles, such as this Finance Officer role in Greenwich. For other roles like this, check out our website, search 'Remedy Education'. We look forward to supporting you in your application to this Finance Officer role.