Trust Management Accountant & Business Support Assistant

Truro, Cornwall
Grade I - Salary Range £23,470 - £30,455pa (actual salary £19,923 - £25,853pa)
04 Jul 2019
16 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time


The Roseland Multi Academy Trust

Tregony, Truro, Cornwall, TR2 5SE

Trust Management Accountant & Business Support Assistant

Permanent/Term Time

Grade I - Salary Range £23,470 - £30,455pa (actual salary £19,923 - £25,853pa)

37 hours per week, term time (38 weeks) plus 5 inset days and overtime as required, which may include occasional evenings and non-term time working

Salary paid for 44.263 weeks per year

(increasing to 45.048 weeks per year after 5 years’ service)

Start date: 1 September 2019 or by negotiation

The Roseland Multi-Academy Trust currently consists of two secondary and two small primary schools.  The Trust’s vision is “Where Everyone Succeeds” and we put our staff at the heart of everything we do to create a team spirit in our highly successful schools.

A Trust Management Accountant and Business Support Assistant is required to play a key role in supporting the financial and business affairs of The Roseland Multi Academy Trust and to ensure the Trust complies with financial regulations.  The successful candidate will have a keen eye for detail and excellent management accounting skills, preferably within the education sector in both secondary and primary phases. Excellent working knowledge of Capita SIMS, FMS or Access Education Finance software and school/academy finance is an advantage and you must be proficient in the use of Excel and hold relevant financial and accountancy qualifications (minimum AAT Level 3 essential, Level 4 desirable).  This role will involve travelling to and working at schools across the Trust.

Under direction of the Chief Financial Officer, the successful applicant will be responsible for maintaining the accounting system for the Multi Academy Trust and undertaking standard monthly routines.  The role will involve reconciling the monthly payroll, preparing and analysing monthly management accounts and reporting on budget forecasts to key stakeholders.

A job description and application form are available from our website at

Please note a completed application form needs to be submitted (CVs are not an accepted form of application).

Closing date for applications: 9am 16 July 2019

Interviews will take place on: 18 July 2019