Job Description

Company & Role Overview

Our client in the Education sector is currently in the market for a Head of Finance to come and join their busy team! The candidate will monitor and manage the schools’ internal financial controls and administration to ensure accurate and timely finances and revenue growth is promoted. The candidate will work with HR and other senior leads confirming financial advice.

This role is part time £65,000 (Pro Rata)

Main Responsibilities

  • Manage the Financial Coordinator and supervise/liaise with departments directly involved in sales, donations, payroll and transactions.
  • Develop, maintain and implement internal audit programmes to ensure efficient financial management, complying with relevant regulations.
  • Support the Principal in signatory, reviews and authorization of payroll, co-authorising with Chair of Finance.
  • Liaise with internal shareholders and finance teams, preparing monthly invoices
  • Liaise with external advisors such as accountants
  • Analyse and monitor trends in KPI’s, predicting ROI
  • Asses, manage and review the school’s financial regulations adhering to the relevant policies
  • Prepare Statutory Accounts and plan/co-ordinate the annual audit
  • Participate in meetings (e.g. audit planning meetings) to inform stakeholders on financial updates


  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or relevant field
  • CA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent
  • Previous experience with accounting and management software’s
  • Expertise in MS Excel

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