is an exciting opportunity for an experienced finance professional to join the
Education Alliance’s central finance team, working across
schools in Hull and the East Riding, with a base next door to South Hunsley
School and Sixth Form College, East Dale Road, Melton.
are a growing trust with around 1,000 staff across ten sites in the Hull and
East Riding region. The salary details
above are for a full-time, throughout the year position, however, if you are
interested in working on a part time basis and/or term-time, please get in
touch and we are happy to explore this with you.
Why choose us?
As a trust,
we are here to make great schools and happier, stronger communities so that
people have better lives. We wish to be
seen and experienced as an employer of choice; an organisation that people want
to join and remain with, enjoying satisfying careers whilst continuing to learn
and develop. You will be working closely
with senior leaders, Headteachers and finance colleagues across the trust and
your key areas of responsibility will include:
- Financial planning, control
- Financial due diligence
on any school’s joining the trust
- Asset control
- Audit services
- Financial monitoring
with senior leaders from a range of professions and backgrounds, you will inform
and guide financial decisions and planning across our schools.
Ethical leadership, professional trust and
autonomy and a caring ethos in which everyone is valued and respected.
- Well-being support including discounted
East Riding gym membership; free annual flu vaccinations; refund of the cost of
the annual NHS prescription prepayment certificate; access to a free employee
assistance scheme 24/7 with advice on a wide range of practical issues ranging
from legal information and consumer issues to specialist counselling; access to
a free online GP service.
- Family friendly policies and
opportunities for flexible working
- Financial incentives including a cycle to
work scheme offering discounted bike purchase, affordable loans and savings
available through the Salary
- Membership of the East Riding Pension Scheme
with benefits including secure earnings linked pension and a lump sum death
grant of three times your salary
You will be a qualified accountant with
an up to date knowledge of the Companies Act, Charities SORP, VAT and PAYE/NIC
experience of preparing management accounts.
The role includes all
aspects of finance and you will have experience of analysing, interpreting and
utilising financial data to enable evidence based financial decisions to be
made. Audit is a key aspect of the role
and you must have experience of producing reports and information for auditors
and dealing with their queries.
If you are
interested in this role and wish to discuss the role further, please contact Jennifer
Jewitt at Jennifer.Jewitt@theeducationalliance.org.uk
The deadline for completed application
forms is 9am on Wednesday 22 November 2023.
We look forward to receiving your application and we will contact you
once your application has been reviewed.
The Education Alliance is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Clearance from the Disclosure and Barring Service prior to appointment and we undertake an online check, in line with the Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023 guidance.
The Education Alliance’s Child Protection Policy can be accessed at: https://theeducationalliance.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/Child-Protection-Policy.pdf
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