Finance Service Manager
SIPS Education, the region’s leading and award winning schools owned co-operative is seeking an ambitious, personable, insightful and commercially focused Finance Service Manager, to develop and lead the internal finance function. A highly influential, technical and analytical role spanning the entire organisation, this position supports the Strategic Director for Finance/Company Secretary, the Senior Leadership Team and CEO in delivering our organisational vision of being the number one schools services organisation in the region, through delivering better, faster and cheaper services to our customers, members and colleagues.
As well as developing our financial and accounting systems, processes and internal/statutory accounting, you’ll be charged with leading a team of finance business partners to provide first-class internal support, insight and advice across the organisation, and will be accountable for the strategic development and regulatory control of our burgeoning customer-facing schools finance team.
In return for your investment, we’re offering a substantial career development opportunity where the only limit is your imagination, whilst providing outstanding benefits including a defined benefits pension scheme, generous holiday entitlement and access to a variety of salary sacrifice schemes.
SIPS Education Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A standard DBS (Disclosure Barring Service) clearance is required for this role.
This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.
SIPS Education Limited is a Disability Confident Committed employer and encourages applications from disabled people. If you inform us that you are disabled and meet the minimum criteria for the job you will be offered an interview
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Hours: 37 hours per week
Grade: Grade 9 £49,304 - £55,734
Location: SIPS Education Ltd, 2nd Floor, Guardian House, Cronehills
Linkway, West Bromwich, B70 8GS
Closing Date: 15 October 2021 at 08.00am
Shortlisting Date: 15th October 2021
Interview Date: 20th October 2021