Academies Finance Assistant, Clacton on Sea

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The Sigma TrustClacton on Sea

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Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: Local Governement Band 2 £17,007 - £18,319 p.a.
Contract term: Permanent

We have a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to join the central team at The Sigma Trust. This is an exciting time for the Trust as it expands and we look forward to an exciting future.

The Role

We're looking for you if you…

  • Have experience in using IT systems including excel, dedicated finance management packages, management information systems and purchase ledger;
  • Are able to handle multiple tasks and meet deadlines;
  • Are highly motivated and approachable team player;
  • Are adaptable and willing to take on challenges with enthusiasm.

This role will be primarily based at our offices in Clacton on Sea. There is a possibility that you will be required to travel to any of The Sigma Trust academies in order to fulfil the responsibilities of the role as needed.

This post is 37 hours per week, across the whole year. However, we are willing to consider applications from people who are able to work fewer hours per week and/or weeks per year.

What We Can Offer

  • Competitive Salary;
  • A full Continuous Professional Development programme - bespoke to your particular role and career path;
  • A friendly and supportive working environment;
  • Training opportunities through the Trust;
  • Employee benefits: Pension Scheme, Holiday Pay, Employee Assistance Programme, free on site car parking.

Further Information

For additional information about The Sigma Trust, please visit our website . For more information about this specific post, please email your contact details to and one of the team will call you back.

To Apply

To apply for this post please complete an application form.

Please read the Job Outline and Person Specification documents in conjunction with this advertisement.

Closing date 12 noon, Thursday 22nd November 2018.

Shortlisting will take place on Friday 23rd November 2018.

Interviews will be held in the week commencing 26th November 2018.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Job location

More about The Sigma Trust
Type: English Secondary Schools
Address: Jaywick Lane, Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, CO16 8BE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1255 750900