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School Finance Officer

£12.00 yearly
  • Smile Education
  • Birmingham
  • 18/10/2019
Full time Finance

Job Description

Senior Finance Officer Needed in Birmingham

Smile Education are working with an Academy Trust based in Birmingham who are currently looking to appoint a Senior Finance Officer on a temporary basis initially. You will be reporting to the Finance Manager and assisting them with general day-to-day finance duties including completing end of year reports in September.

The role is on a full-time basis and you will be expected to work 37.5 hours per week from Monday to Friday. The school Finance Team is a friendly, supportive and helpful team, which adds to the positive culture within the school. The right candidate will be AAT qualified.

You will be required to complete tasks set by the Finance manager and support them on a day-to-day basis. You will be expected to process invoices, process all orders, handle petty cash, plan financially for school trips, pay in cheques, and be responsible for all banking. It is essential that you have previous experience working within a school in a similar role.

You will also have:
  • Excellent ICT skills including using Word and Excel
  • Previous experience working in a Finance role within a school
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • AAT qualification
 Benefits of Working with Smile Education:

Feeling underappreciated at your current workplace? At Smile Education, your hard work and dedication will be recognised. We regularly invite you to networking and social events which celebrate your time with Smile and your commitment to your work.

In addition to this, we also offer:
  • A dedicated consultant who will be there to support you
  • Free training opportunities
  • The ability to choose! Our staff have the option for flexible working hours and a great work/life balance
  • Market leading rates of pay
  • Hundreds of exclusive discounts through our recommended payroll provider
 Don’t just take our word for it!

“The team at Smile are brilliant! They do their best to find you work. The best thing about Smile is that they listen to your preferences and treat you with respect. This agency really is one of the best.”

“Five stars is not enough for the guys at Smile. From my initial meeting I felt like I was in the right place. They understood me both as a teacher and as a person.”

To discuss your suitability and apply for this role, please call Danielle on 0121 210 5017 or apply via our website. All applications will be treated with the utmost confidentiality.

Not quite the role for you? Smile Education are continually recruiting across the West Midlands area for roles based within schools. Please get in touch on 0121 210 5017 if you have previous school experience and are currently looking for work.

Smile Education is committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications.