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Senior Accountancy/Finance Officer

  • Job reference: senfinance11
  • Location: Conwy
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Administration Services
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Job description: Job Title: Senior Finance/Accountancy Officer
Duration: Temporary
Hours: 37.5 Hours PW

Brief description of role:
*Preparation of annual budgets for the Authority's Primary, Secondary and Special schools.
*Ensure that school budgets are monitored effectively throughout the year and advise on appropriate budget virements. Also, the preparation of monthly management reports for schools and other budget holders
*Preparation of financial projections to enable schools to maximise effectiveness in the utilisation of resources.
* Provision of financial advice to senior managers, Headteachers and Governing Bodies.
*Assist the Line Manager in planning and co-ordinating the work of the school support team in respect of the provision of accounting services to ensure maximum effectiveness and efficiency for all schools.
*Identify and address the financial training needs of Governors and Headteachers including the preparation and production of relevant training documentation.

Essential skills:
*Appropriate Professional Accounting Qualification (minimum AAT level)
*Knowledge and experience of Local Government accounting and financial procedures
*Ability to plan, programme and produce work in accordance with strict deadlines and with minimal supervision
*Ability to communicate through the medium of Welsh
*Ability to communicate through the medium of English
*Ability to prepare and deliver financial presentations and training to Headteachers, Governing Bodies and Senior Managers.

Applicants should be confident in their own abilities and keen learners in order to fulfil the role to the best of your ability. If this sounds like you, and if you want to discuss the role further then please contact Daniel at Service Care Solutions Ltd on 01772 208963, or alternatively send an updated CV to