Director of Finance required for a growing further education college based in the heart of Cheshire.
Your new company
We are working with a growing ambitious higher education college based in the heart of Cheshire. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a college that offers excellent development opportunities.
Your new role
We are looking to appoint a Director of Finance to report to the College Principal. You will join the senior leadership team and be play a strategic role in growing the college and managing the finances. The role will provide leadership and management of the day to day finance operations and in addition the running of Estates and IT. You will have strategic responsibility for finance and a diverse corporate services remit, ensuring that high-quality business support services are provided to all stakeholders.
You will assist in delivering the College's financial strategy in support of the wider strategic plan whilst providing professional advice as required by the Principal and CEO, College senior managers and Governors.
What you'll need to succeed
The ideal candidate for this role will be a CCAB qualified Accountant or equivalent who has extensive operational and strategic experience at FD level in a previous role. Knowledge of further education sector or higher or academies sector is highly desirable. Experience of managing finances at group level is essential. This is a fantastic opportunity for a candidate who wants to be part of a growing ambitious college.
What you'll get in return
Fantastic ambitious college. Excellent benefits Package
What you need to do now
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