Finance Manager/Bursar – Hampshire – up to £55K
A Finance Manager/Bursar is being recruited by Bond Williams Accounting and Finance for an independent school in Hampshire.
Working as part of a Senior Leadership Team, you would provide leadership on all aspects of the school finances including:
* Purchase ledger, petty cash, bank reconciliations
* VAT and HMRC returns
* Monthly management accounts
* Budgets in conjunction with the senior team
* Cash flow forecasting
* Management of all capital expenditure
* Credit control and maintaining fixed asset register
* Strategic guidance and advice
You will also review internal financial procedures and controls and ensure monthly accounting routines and reconciliations are completed including reconciliation of key balance sheet accounts, ensuring full compliance with statutory reporting requirements and preparation of year end accounts and schedules for audit purposes. Other areas that would be overseen would be Health and Safety, Facilities, IT, HR and Administration.
A qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA/CIPFA) would be needed for this exciting opportunity and previous experience of managing resources and costs in a similar role with an independent school would be very desirable. Strong interpersonal skills, the ability to manage a small team of non-financial people and good IT knowledge would also be required. A genuine interest in the school and becoming part of the school community would also be particularly advantageous. DBS would be required. Excellent working environment, friendly team.
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