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Fulston Manor School

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Trust Finance Manager

Salary: FMAT Band G6 - £40,538.00        

Hours: 37 hours per week

Contract Status: Permanent

Contract Start Date: May 2021  or as soon as possible

Closing date:  3rd April 2021               

Interviews:  7th April 2021


The Trust is looking to recruit an experienced and suitably qualified Trust Finance Manager to work within the Trust Business Team having responsibility for the robust management of the Trust’s finances, ensuring that resources are deployed effectively and efficiently to support the Trust’s aims and the long-term sustainability of the budget.

The most suitable candidate will hold relevant Accounting qualifications (for example AAT/ACCA full or part qualified) and will have financial experience in a similar role. Experience in a school/academy environment, ideally using PS Financials, would be advantageous. Candidates will be someone who has good attention to detail, excellent organisational skills and the ability to work to tight deadlines is also essential. As is the ability to work collaboratively with stakeholders at all levels within the Trust.

The Trust Business Team provides HR, Payroll, Finance and Facilities Services to the Trust. This role is a key appointment within the team and comes with an appropriate level of responsibility for oversight of the finance function; supported by the Trust HR & Business Director.

What Fulston Manor School can offer you:

  • Encouragement to develop your career
  • A friendly, strong and supportive team
  • A family atmosphere with welcoming staff and students
  • A caring environment with well-being and work/life balance at its core.
  • To be part of a whole school team – working together to achieve and valuing every individual’s contribution

Fulston Manor is consistently one of the highest performing non-selective schools in Kent, this success is based on the quality of our staff and the excellence of our induction and support programmes. The school offers an outstanding learning environment for all its students.

Fulston Manor is focused on developing students into young citizens capable of making a difference. Here, at Fulston, we have a strong pastoral system at our core and we pride ourselves on being about strong traditional family values. All staff and students, who join us, are joining the Fulston family and we look forward to welcoming you to this community.

If you are interested and would like to apply please complete the school’s application form and send this in to Suzanne Francis, Trust HR & Business Director with a covering letter (email acceptable) to [email protected] Applications by CV or from Recruitment Agencies will not be accepted.

For any further information or an informal discussion about the role please do not hesitate to contact the Trust HR & Business Director on 01795 412600.

A job description is attached for further details.

We reserve the right to withdraw the advertisement early and to interview candidates during the advertisement window; candidates are therefore encouraged to apply at their earliest convenience.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment’