Finance Bursar

Location
England, Norfolk
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
20 Aug 2019
Closes
17 Sep 2019
Ref
14040301/001
Contact
Nick Lloyd
Job Role
Head of Finance
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Qualified

Michael Page has been retained as sole recruiter for this confidential role at an established Independent School who is looking for a qualified accountant to lead on the finance, general administration and facilities of a growing School. This role is initially being recruited as a 12 month FTC, however, as they enter an exciting time in the organisations development, it is likely that this role will grow and develop around the successful individual.

Client Details

A leading Independent School in Norfolk

Description

The Key Responsibilities of the Bursar will be:

  • To prepare budgets and forecasts & maintain cash flow projections
  • Advising on general financial policy within the school.
  • To take a lead on year end audits and liaising with external stakeholders
  • Payment of all salaries and wages, including PAYE, Superannuation and National Insurance Contributions.
  • Administering pension schemes for teaching and non-teaching staff.
  • Providing end of year financial statements in an accurate and timely manner
  • Involvement in the marketing and development of the school.
  • To act as the Principal's adviser on employment matters including disciplinary procedures.
  • Ensuring that all relevant staff have contracts of employment
  • Maintenance of school buildings.

Profile

The successful candidate for the Bursar role will:

  • Hold a relevant accountancy qualification (ACCA/ACA/CIMA/CIPFA)
  • Have strong financial accounting skills & able to manage large budgets
  • Have good communication & presentation skills
  • Be able to manage and develop members of staff
  • Be committed, efficient, proactive and with high integrity
  • Have strong IT skills & commercial awareness

Job Offer

My client is offering up to £45,000 basic salary + Benefits