Director of Finance

£42000 - £45000 per annum
07 Oct 2013
04 Nov 2013
Stuart Furneaux
Full Time
A highly successful school in North London require a fully qualified accountant for a Director of Finance role. This role offers the opportunity to contribute significantly to the development of the organisation.Duties of the role will include.
Develop and implement effective financial management and business systems
Oversee line management and development of financial, HR and premises staff
Provide regular financial reports to board and Governing body
Manage strategic financial plan for the school including detailed annual budgets
Ensure full compliance with EFA regulations and WGA reports
Liaise with external auditors, funding agencies and various internal and external contacts
Regular review of costs including salaries
Investigate all potential funding avenues
Overall responsibility for negotiation and management of all service contracts
Ensure that the HR and Payroll department are managed effectively, with robust controls and procedures
Manage special projects as required
Act as Company Secretary
Successful applicants will be fully qualified accountants and have recent experience of a similar role within an education organisation.Candidates must be able to demonstrate excellent technical finance expertise, communication skills and the ability to explain financial implications to non finance individuals. The ability to work to tight deadlines and work effectively under pressure are essential.
Morgan Hunt is a multi award winning Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer.