STEP Management Accounts Officer, South London

Closing date:

STEP Academy TrustSouth London

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Grade: 7 SCP 23 – SCP 25 - FTE Salary £29,766pa -£30,708pa Pro-rata salary £14,883pa - £15,354pa
Contract term: Permanent

Hours: 18 hours per week all year round

 Passion – Urgency – Positivity – Aspiration – Commitment 

STEP Academy Trust is an exciting, dynamic place to work that can offer great opportunities to the right candidate.  If you are ready to take the next step in your career, join us as we ‘Strive Together for Excellence in Partnership’. 

STEP Academy Trust is seeking to recruit a Management Accounts Officer to join our Central Team in a supportive, mission and values driven organisation.  Committed to improving the life chances of all children, the Trust was established to work with partners in need of rapid improvement. 


You will be responsible for the financial monitoring and reporting of the Trust, providing a link between our STEP Central Team and the academies by working with the Business Advisors and Central Team to provide accurate budget monitoring and financial data. 

You will: 

• Be educated to a minimum of NVQ Level 5 in a relevant discipline/subject;

• Experience of using computerised systems for budget planning, monitoring, management and the financial regulations applicable to academies;

• Have experience of providing high level administrative support;

• Have experience of analyzing data, developing systems, problem, solving and project management;

• Have at least 1 year’s relevant experience in a management accountancy role.


The list is not exhaustive, please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification for further details. 

We can offer you: 

• Career progression; 

• CPD; 

• Subsided private health care with Benenden; 

• A free school lunch when working in school;  

• Free subscription to Perkbox discount scheme. 


If you would like to discuss this role or to request an application pack, please contact Cheryl Gilbert, Executive Secretary – .   Completed application forms with supporting statements should be returned by email to Cheryl Gilbert at the email address above. 


STEP Academy Trust believes that its workforce should reflect the local community and that all groups within the community should have equal access to the Trust’s employment opportunities.  We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.  


Closing date: Monday 24th February, 12 noon

Interviews: Thursday 5th March 2020


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  


This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check and references.  


CVs are not accepted 

More about STEP Academy Trust
Type: English Primary Schools
Address: Gonville Road, Thornton Heath, Surrey, CR7 6DL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 208 684 4006
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