Finance Manager, Leeds

Closing date:Expiring soon

Leeds College of BuildingLeeds

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £26,195 to £30,292 per annum
Contract term: Permanent



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Hours: 37 per week

Salary: £26,195 to £30,292 per annum 

As an award-winning college, we are always looking for exceptional staff to help us to grow our ambitions. We understand that education is not all about teaching and learning – it’s also about development, infrastructure, and exceptional systems. That’s why we truly value our support staff. 

As Finance Manager, you will be required to assist the Vice Principal - Finance & Resources in the financial management of the College. 

Duties will include supervising the College Finance Team, responsibility for month end closedown, preparation, review and distribution of monthly budget reports, control of income, preparation of VAT returns and financial reports/statistics. Applicants must have relevant accounts and office management experience in a computerised environment together with knowledge of spreadsheets. 

Qualification criteria

• Level 2 in Maths and English are essential

• Full AAT qualification is desirable or willingness to achieve 

Candidates must also be able to meet deadlines and possess excellent communication skills. Experience of working in a further education college is desirable.

In return, we offer a warm and welcoming college with an excellent benefits package which includes:

• A 25-day annual leave entitlement, plus 8 Bank Holidays and 6 college closure days (plus an additional 5 days’ leave after 5 years of service with us)

• A well-respected pension scheme (West Yorkshire Pension Fund)

• Free parking at all of our College sites (on a first come, first served basis)

• Family friendly policies and opportunities for flexible working

• Superb opportunities for training and development

So, if you’d like to be part of a unique organisation that supports one of the largest and most diverse employment sectors in the UK, we’d love to hear from you. 

Please note that all applications should be completed online.  Please visit the vacancies section of our website at   CV’s will not be accepted. 

Closing date for applications: Monday 28th January 2019 at 12 noon

Please note this position is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check

The College is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. It is also committed to the ‘Prevent Duty’ and the requirement to prevent people being drawn into terrorism and expects all staff to share these commitments.

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More about Leeds College of Building
Phase: Further Education
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: North Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 7QT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 113 222 6000
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Following incorporation on 1 April 1993, the College became independent of the Local Education Authority and is now mainly funded, approximately (75%) directly through the Learning and Skills Council (LS...