Director of Finance

SCC Group
Salford, Greater Manchester
04 Oct 2019
03 Nov 2019
Qualification Level
Fully qualified
Professional Membership
Seniority Level
Contract Type

Our vision is to become a beacon of educational excellence, transforming the lives of the individuals and communities we serve

Director of Finance

Reference Number:  SCCG2028

Salary: Competitive

Advert Closing Date: Thursday 24th October 2019 at Midnight

Interview Dates: 7th & 8th November 2019

Location:  Pendleton Sixth Form College

Contract Type: Permanent

Hours per Week: 37

The SCC Group is going through an exciting time in delivering its vision for the future. We are developing our constituent Colleges: Pendleton Sixth Form College, Eccles Sixth Form College, Worsley College, CitySkills and FutureSkills, and rapidly expanding our Apprenticeship and Higher Education provision. With a focus on delivering a first class service to students and staff, the College is seeking to recruit to this key post which will have a significant impact on implementing our strategy.

An opportunity has arisen to join us as our Director of Finance, reporting to the Corporation. As a senior post holder and Chief Financial Officer, you will be a key member of the College’s Senior Leadership team and accountable to the Chief Accounting Officer (Group Principal). You will lead on the development of financial strategies that will support the College to achieve its strategic objectives. You will also deputise for the Group Principal as required and be responsible for all aspects of the College Group’s financial budgeting and reporting processes, ensuring the College is compliant with external and internal reporting and audit requirements.

To find out more about this role contact Lindsey Hardman, Executive PA to the Group Principal on 0161 631 5487.

About Us

To apply for this job, please complete the registration and online application form via our website.

Reason to Join Us: 

  • A range of developmental & career opportunities
  • A number of optional Salary Sacrifice Schemes including IT Equipment, Childcare Vouchers & Bikes
  • Staff Benefits Package with the best discounts and fabulous savings from high-street retailers, holidays and cinemas
  • Various health & wellbeing benefits including discounted gym memberships, confidential staff counselling via CareFirst and health cash plans
  • Family Friendly & Flexible Working Policies

Commitment to Safeguarding

As part of our safeguarding commitment we undertake DBS checks as part of our pre-employment procedures on all potential new employees. Appointees will be required to pay for their own DBS checks where applicable to the post.