Lead Finance Partner

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
25/06/2021 23:59
£ Competitive + Bonus & Benefits
Job Category:
Finance / Benefits / Revenues / Procurement
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Closing date:
25 Jun
Further Information

Job Title: Lead Finance Partner
Reporting to: Senior Finance Partner
Base: Regional

Avec Partnership is part of EPM whose parent Company is Citation Group. This in an excellent opportunity to join a high-growth and acquisitive division who are leading the way in the education sector. We represent the Education Division within Citation Group with our offices based in Newton Aycliffe, County Durham, although this role will be based in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire.

We are 100% dedicated to education and, together our expert teams, support more than 2,350 Schools and Trusts nationwide.

Technology is key to our business; however, people are at the heart of what we do. Our culture is unique and built upon the motivation and passion of our team. We encourage our employees to flourish and unleash their talent by building their confidence and providing them with the opportunities and support to empower them and realise their full potential.

Our performance in the market has been and continues to be exceptional, resulting in significant growth year after year. Our success can be attributed to our proactive, forward-thinking approach and passionate team. Our strategy is people and customers first with continual growth across the education sector.

Purpose of the Job:

As Lead Finance Partner you will provide high quality finance advisory services to our schools and academies. In time, you will oversee a team of Finance Partners, leading by example and coaching the team through continuous improvement. You will be responsible for ensuring the finance function proactively supports the best interests of the schools and academies to achieve their objectives.

The ideal candidate will be a qualified accountant and/or be able to demonstrate significant knowledge and experience in delivering robust financial budgets and forecasting within a complex and changing environment within the education sector.

Please see Supporting Documents to view/download a full specification of the main duties and responsibilities of this role.

To be considered for this opportunity please fill out our application form, the application form can be found in support documents.

Please forward your completed application form to peopleteam@epm.co.uk