Finance Manager

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
28/06/2021 09:00
£33,782 - £37,890 per annum
Hours per week:
37 hours per week
Job Category:
Schools - Support
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Gosforth Academy, Knightsbridge, Great North Road, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 2JH
Post Number:
Number of posts:
Closing date:
28 Jun
Further Information

This school has Academy status and is part of The Gosforth Group; the employer will be the Multi Academy Trust.

Gosforth Group
Great North Road
Newcastle upon Tyne

Required as soon as possible.

Come to work in a thriving community. The Gosforth Group is a multi-academy trust currently consisting of four schools (Gosforth Academy, Gosforth Junior High Academy, North Gosforth Academy and Jesmond Park Academy). In September 2021 two new schools will open – Gosforth Great Park Academy [y5 to 11] and Callerton Academy [y7 to 11].

We are seeking an experienced Finance Manager to provide an effective and efficient financial management service across our Multi Academy Trust. Experience of working in Academy Finance would be desirable along with knowledge of PS Financials.

What we need:
•A self-starter, who can prioritise workload to meet deadlines without compromising on quality
•AAT or similar financial qualification or qualified by experience
•An effective and supportive team player
•Excellent attention to detail
•Ability to build effective and constructive working relations across the MAT
•Financial analysis skills
•Sound understanding of business practices, principles and culture
•Excellent communication skills

We can offer you:
•An opportunity to work with highly-skilled professionals
•Excellent career development opportunities in a growing Multi Academy Trust
•An exciting and extensive commitment to professional development

This is an exceptional opportunity to make a difference within a positive and exciting environment. If you share our community’s ethos of progression, diversity and dynamism then we would be delighted to hear from you.

The Gosforth Group are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undergo enhanced DBS clearance.

Please email your application to hr@ga.newcastle.sch.uk. Alternatively visit our website www.gosforthacademy.org.uk for further details.

Closing date: 9.00am Monday 28th June 2021.