Finance Director - Education

Location: Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 pa
Reference: PB / INTDIFNC
Type: Permanent
Sector: Charity Accountancy & Finance, Charity & Not-for-Profit
Deadline: 10/09/2022

The company

Brewster Partners are supporting a Educational Trust to recruit and Interim Finance Director to start as soon as possible till the end of the year, to cover the recruitment of the permanent position which the successful candidate will be encouraged to apply for.

The job

You will be the strategic lead in the organisation, leading on all month end reporting through to preparing and delivering board reports.

This role will directly report to the CEO and will lead a small team.

Duties will include:

  • To lead and manage the finance team.
  • To provide guidance to the Trust on financial matters.
  • To continuously develop and monitor financial controls and ensure compliance to statutory bodies.
  • To ensure the production on statutory accounts and returns to external bodies.
  • To produce monthly management accounts and reports to the Trust
  • Forecast and monitor cash flow for the Trust, investing any surplus cash in accordance with the Trust policy to maximise income.
  • Maintaining the fixed asset register
  • Reconciliation of monthly payroll.
  • Prepare monthly payroll journals and reconcile against forecasts.

The person

You will be ACCA/ACA/CIMA or equivalent qualified with the ability to lead a small team and produce of final accountants and monthly accounts as well as an understanding of budgeting.

You will ideally have experience of working within an educational sector.

The benefits

This role is offered on a day rate or salaried


Paula Barber
Managing Partner – Charity & Not-for-Profit
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Finance Director - Education, Reference: PB / INTDIFNC". Thank you for your interest.