Financial Accountant

This strategically significant Financial Accountant is a key role within our finance team. You will have the opportunity to support the Finance Director in providing finance leadership and developing the finance structure so that it is optimally aligned with the business requirements.

The role will be critical to leading across financial/management reporting, performance analysis, interim and full year reporting, and working closely with operations and sales team.

The main focus of the role is:


·        Managing and reporting of the financial strategy and performance of our three UK schools;

·        Delivering a best-in-class financial management and providing insight and recommendations to the sales team in driving business performance;

·        Processing payroll for all our schools and working closely with operational team to understand variances against budgeted costs and prior month;

·        The ideal individual will have the business acumen and interpersonal skills to provide credible advice to finance director and sales team on the current sales structure;

·        Your strategic outlook will help to shape the operational infrastructure to ensure that it is aligned to the needs of the business;

·        From a technical perspective we would be interested in applications from individuals with audit experience, as excellent IFRS skills are essential for this position.

Experience working with Class CRM is highly desirable.


Benefits include:

·        Remote working - one to two days a week to be spent in the office (either London, Brighton or Manchester)

·        28 days holiday allowance



Qualifications and experience

·        Ideally fully qualified chartered accountant (ACCA, CIMA, ACA or equivalent) or part qualified with 5+ years accounting experience

·        Highly organized with excellent attention to detail


Education Management

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