The Finance Officer will provide first hand support to the Finance Manager participating in the day to day tasks within a very busy finance office. You will have the ability to drive your workload and prioritise your own tasks accordingly. You will assist with supplier related queries, be the first point of contact for the 'ParentPay' system used for processing school trip payments, assist with month end tasks and reporting as well as support the submission of eternal returns.
You will possess great interpersonal skills, high analytical skills, excellent attention to details and have had previous experience of working within a busy finance department. You will be capable of producing accurate outputs within agreed timescales. To be successful in this role you will have excellent IT skills, including Word, Excel and Outlook. You will support the School's ethos of Valuing Everyone, Caring For Each Other and Achieving Excellence'. In return you will work for a trust which is committed to high quality professional development and whose vision is to realise the life chances and dreams of every child.
Appropriate training on specific packages will be provided.
Please Note - This employment is a Term Time Contract for a minimum of 39 weeks per year, (up to a maximum of 43 weeks depending on individual preference) which means you will work full-time during the school term and where applicable pre agreed times during school holidays. Therefore the salary quoted will be pro rata to take this into account.
Applications will only be accepted using the Tapton School Academy Trust application form which is available from the school website - www.taptonschool.co.uk
Closing Date for applications is 27 November 2017