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Regional School Business Manager

Posted 2 February by Farrer Barnes Limited Ended
Farrer Barnes are delighted to be working in partnership with a new Academy who are currently recruiting for the role  of School Business Manager. This community facing and fast growing school are committed to providing the very best education to children in the area and are focused on bringing in the best possible teaching and support staff to ensure this goal. 

In this role you will be providing strategic and commercial financial support to the Headteacher and her support team. Your key duties will include:

- Providing guidance in the setting of budgets
- Meeting with Principals and Governors to provide strategic and commercial financial advice
- Updating on a monthly basis the rolling 5 year forecast
- Overseeing the preparation of accurate financial information and reports
- Completing the month end reporting pack
- Consolidating management accounts and reports
- Authorising purchase orders where appropriate
- Carrying out reviews of the expenditure incurred by academies
- Making proposals for cost sharing initiatives across academies
- Ensuring all financial systems are fit for purpose

This is a great opportunity to join a forward thinking organisation. The successful candidate will have experience of managing teams, a strong track record of financial management and excellent verbal and written skills, but most importantly, be passionate about working within education. 

If you would like to learn more about the this, or other education roles that Farrer Barnes are dealing with, please contact Jon Peach at Farrer Barnes  on

Farrer Barnes Ltd does not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and complies with all relevant UK legislation. Farrer Barnes Ltd acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers.

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