Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Waltham Forest, London
Salary: £48000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 4025634_1627554840
Contact Name: Senan Pierce
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 29, 2021 11:34

Job Description

Your new company

We are delighted to be working with an outstanding Multi-Academies Trust, based in Waltham Forest across 2 leading and specialist schools.

Your new role

This newly created post of Financial Controller will report directly into the Head of Finance and provide effective management of the day-to-day operation of the financial function at the MAT, including all the Trust's schools and services.
You will ensure that the monthly and annual financial statements for all schools and services within the Trust are accurate and prepared in compliance with all statutory and regulatory requirements. In addition, the role holder will ensure all external reporting requirements are met. You will support the Head of Finance, by leading all transactional and financial accounting activity across the Trust, with the primary purpose of supporting the achievement of outstanding educational outcomes for the Trust's pupils.

What you'll need to succeed

The ideal candidate will have a recognised Accounting Qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with post-qualification experience as well as management experience, and be able to evidence strategic leadership coupled with proven people management skills, and significant exposure to preparing monthly management accounts to a timely deadline.
This is a key role for the MAT and pivotal to the continued success of outstanding delivery to their pupils.

What you'll get in return

The role is offering a competitive salary and benefits package and a commitment to supporting your continued development. Potential for an immediate start, this role would be ideal for a candidate who has experience within either MAT Education or Charities and Not-for-Profit.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
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