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Senior Finance Officer

Endeavour MATKent

Senior Finance Officer – Dartford, Kent

Salary: Grade 7 (£23,107 – £27,163pa) dependent on experience

37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

We are looking to appoint an experienced Senior Finance Officer to supervise the finance processing across our growing multi-academy trust, ensuring the effective and efficient delivery of a professional finance function.

You will be based in the newly formed Central Finance Team where you will be supporting the Trust Finance Manager (TFM) in providing an accessible and efficient purchasing and accounting function supporting colleagues and schools across the Trust. Home-working will be required in the first instance, returning to on-site working just as soon as we are permitted to do so. 

Our ideal candidate will:

• Be educated to at least A Level, ideally having completed, or working towards, a finance qualification (e.g. AAT or ACCA).

• Possess the ability to supervise other team members, delegating work appropriately. 

• Be experienced in using electronic financial accounting systems for financial reporting, procurement, and receiving payments.

• Possess the ability to analyse workflows and processes in order to refine and improve systems and procedures. 

Career with Endeavour MAT - what we can offer you:

As well as offering you a competitive salary with pay progression opportunities, access to a generous pension scheme, free onsite parking, and generous holiday entitlement, you will be working in friendly and supportive team. As a Trust we are also able to offer a range of professional development opportunities for our staff whatever stage of their career they join us. 

We  normally welcome visits to our Trust’s premises, however due to the current Covid restrictions we regret that this may not be possible at present. If you would like an informal conversation to discuss the role in more detail, we would be happy to arrange this. Please call Barbara Guess 01322 250285 extn 914.

Closing date:  midnight Sunday 7th March 2021, 

Assessment/Interview:     expected to take place Friday 12th March

To apply: Early application is recommended as applications will be assessed upon receipt. Please visit the Vacancies section of our website www.endeavour-mat.co.uk  and complete our online application form.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful candidate.


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