Principal Accountant

£40,000 - £45,000
10 Dec 2012
09 Jan 2013
Contract Type

We require an experienced and qualified professional to provide financial accounting support to the Financial Controller and all of our Academies within the Trust.

This is a new post within the Central Team and key areas of responsibility include the coordination of monthly management results, maintenance of the Trust Financial System, financial integration of new academies joining the Trust, VAT and statutory year-end reporting, and Treasury Management.

You will also liaise with Academies and external Auditors to ensure compliance across the Trust and have line management responsibility. CCAB qualified and with excellent communication skills, you will be well organised, methodical and have an eye for detail. Experience of working within an accounting and finance function is essential and experience of working within the education sector would be advantageous.

For further information on this and other vacancies with the Greenwood Dale Foundation Trust, please visit our website or call our Recruitment Line on 0115 822 9791 to request an application pack.

Completed application forms are to be received by 09 January 2013 at noon.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is therefore subject to an enhanced disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

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