Management Accountant, Darlington

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Lingfield Education TrustDarlington
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Contract type: Part Time
Salary: £14,114 - £15,367 per annum
Contract term: Fixed Term


Benefits & Grade
Band 8, SCP 19-23 (£24,799 - £26,999 pro-rata)

Contract Details
Fixed term until 19th December 2020

Contract Hours
22.5 hours, term time only plus 15 days. We invite flexible working requests

Lingfield Education Trust are fully committed to the safeguarding of all children and all applicants will be required to undergo safer recruitment checks.

Interview Date
3rd March 2020

Job Description
We are looking to appoint a highly skilled and innovative Management Accountant to support Lingfield Education Trust in its vision to be outstanding in educating the whole child. This is an exciting and flexible opportunity to work directly for the Finance Director and contribute to the growth and success of the Trust.

The Trust consists of a family of 7 highly successful schools across the North East of England. We have a distinctive ethos to support all children educationally, socially and practically, to achieve their highest potential in school and life. We are determined to become the Trust that makes the biggest difference to the whole child, all our staff, and the local community.

We are looking for someone with:

  • Management Accounting experience of preparing and posting all month end journals including accruals, prepayments accrued & deferred income.
  • Completion of the fixed asset schedule, calculation of depreciation charges and reconciliation of the capital accounts. 
  • Managing all aspects of banking transactions including payments, cashflow and inter company transfers. 
  • Preparation of month end account reports and support with 3 year budget forecasts 
  • The ability to work independently and innovatively to ensure accurate reports are produced to tight deadlines 
  • A desire to make a difference and contribute to the achievement and education of the whole child

Booking instructions
An application pack can be downloaded from our website or alternatively please contact Hannah Peacock, HR Manager. Applications must be returned to by 12 noon on the closing date. If you would like to call and discuss this exciting opportunity, please ring on 01325 376719

Closing Date

The post will be based at the Trust Offices located at Corporation Road Primary School, however, the Trust reserves the right to require you to work at other schools depending on the needs of the business.

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