Senior Finance Business Partner

Keynsham, Bristol
Grade 9 £35,745 - £38,890
08 Apr 2021
25 Apr 2021
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Finance Business Partner

Start: As soon as possible

Salary: Grade 9 £35,745 - £38,890

Location: Keynsham (near Bristol/Bath)       

Contract: 37 hours per week, All Year Round

Term: Permanent

Wellsway Multi Academy Trust is at an exciting stage in its development.  The Trust has grown to 13 schools with ambition for further growth and is a truly inclusive provider of 3-19 education in Bristol and Bath.

You will be joining a Finance Team that is responding to the changing needs of the Trust, with an emphasis on supporting Leadership to fully inform strategic decision-making. This is a dynamic and rewarding role, which will present the successful candidate with the opportunity to help make a difference to thousands of children and young people across our schools.

Experience in the delivery of budget setting and monthly management accounts, proven record of effective business support and the production of high quality financial information. Whilst experience of education finance would be desirable, this is not essential. More importantly, you will be a self-starter, who is committed to continuous improvement with a desire to fully understand curriculum led cost drivers to help deliver value for money, whilst providing an excellent service to the leadership team within your schools and across the Trust.

You will ideally be, as a minimum a part qualified accountant, CIMA/ACCA/ACA, or AAT with relevant experience.

In return we offer:

- A competitive salary

- An opportunity to work in a supportive team from whom you can learn, develop and grow

- An energised and professional working environment

Benefits include; pension scheme, discounted sports centre/gym membership, free wellbeing support & medical cover, free on-site parking, cycle to work scheme.

The closing date for applications is: Midnight, Sunday 25th April 2021

Interviews to be held soon after.

No CVs or agencies please.

To apply:

Click on 'Apply' to be redirected to the Trust’s jobsite and apply online.

If you would like any further information about this role, please contact the recruiting manager Julie-Ann Kellaway via email

Wellsway Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Your suitability to work with children and young people will form part of the selection process.  For this post, prior to appointment Wellsway Multi Academy Trust will apply  for a satisfactory  enhanced Disclosure and Barring check, a Children’s Barred list check, two satisfactory references, satisfactory pre-employment health screening  and for Teachers, a Prohibition Check  in relation to the children’s workforce. In some settings, a Declaration will be required in order to meet our obligations under the ‘Disqualification under the Childcare Act 2006.