Finance Manager, langley

Closing date:

Langley Hall Primary Academylangley

Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: 44000-48000
Contract term: Permanent

Required ASAP

Langley Hall is a dynamic, vibrant school based in Langley, Berkshire seeking a full year accountant/payroll manager to oversee the schools financial functions for the school. Working closely with the Executive Head of School, the successful candidate will: 

1) Prepare for termly audits

2) Manage payroll and pensions

3) Line manage two finance officers

4) Report to governors on the use of school funds

Hours: 40 hours, full year with five weeks holiday plus bank holiday. 

Salary according to qualifications and experience.

The candidate will be a qualified or part-qualified accountant ACA, ACCA or CIMA and a demonstrable background within a similar accounting role.  

Knowledge of, or experience in, the education sector and issues relevant to this sector would be advantageous. The post calls for someone who is energetic, self-motivated and is used to working on their own initiative and able to multi task and prioritise appropriately.

You will need:

· Previous finance experience

· Good knowledge of MS excel and Sage.

· Excellent communication skills for resolving queries.

· Ability to manage a high volume work load.

Safeguarding Recruitment Statement

Langley Hall Primary Academy is a KCS School (Keeping Children Safe) and committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Langley Hall Primary Academy expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

This post is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders (Exceptions) Act 1975. If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure & Barring Service for a "disclosure". We are an equal opportunities employer and are committed to celebrating the diversity and continued professional development of all our staff.

If you would like to apply for this post, please send your CV or contact If you wish to discuss the post please contact 01753 580516 (Option 7)

Closing Date is: To be confirmed 

Interview Date:  To be confirmed

01753 580516 (Option 7)

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More about Langley Hall Primary Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Station Road, Langley, Berkshire, SL3 8BY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1753 580516
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Langley Hall Primary Academy opened in September 2011 under the government’s free school initiative. The teaching of numeracy and literacy are a key priority and is combined with a major focus on the teaching of the Creative Arts. Our school motto ‘A...