Estates Accounting & Control Lead - Department for Education

Posted 17 September by Allen Lane

Estates Accounting & Control Lead

With its newly expanded role across the entire education system - including skills, further and higher education alongside schools and early years’ education - the Department is central to the Government’s social mobility and economic agendas and has a total Departmental budget of approaching £100bn a year.

This role will proactively manage the budget and associated transactions for the Estates and Security function. We are moving to a shared service model for both Estates and Security, from separate suppliers, so need an experienced finance manager to oversee the budgets and transactions. The duties for the role are:

? Effectively manage the Estates and Security budgets

? Provide control and management of building lease transactions

? Execute and oversee transactions for services and projects

? Manage delegated authority processes to enable transactions to be completed by MoJ and Home Office colleagues

? Assist with budget planning and profiling

? Provide accurate, relevant status reports to Head of function/Director

Salary banding - £38,755 -42,852 + civil service pension (22%) and wider benefits

Excellent progression opportunities and salary increases after 6-12 months.

Required skills

  • Accounting
  • Finance
  • Reports
  • Estates

Reference: 33328605

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