Financial Controller

Job advert

Financial Controller


Hours of work 9am – 5pm Monday to Friday, some evenings required

Salary range: L37 – L39 (£32,486 - £34,538)

Start date: ASAP


The Holy Family Catholic Multi Academy Company compromising one High School, five Primary Schools and a Teaching school are looking to recruit a Financial Controller. The role will be required to work 37 hours per week on a 52 week per year contract.


The Financial Controller will work closely with the finance and administrative staff in the academies to ensure that the MAC operates good financial governance. This role directly supports the CFO in providing high quality service to a variety of stakeholders including Headteachers, Governors, Directors and external bodies.


The successful candidate will have:


A professional qualification in accounting

A proven track record in effective budget preparation and control

Strong decision making skills with the ability to make decisions and recommendations based on the analysis of options

Experience of contractual negotiations

Experience of using financial software


We can offer a friendly working environment and a happy and enthusiastic team, who work together to support the MAC and all the pupils and staff within our family.


Informal visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged.


To request an Application Pack please click "Apply for this Job" and complete the required details. For further information and to arrange an informal visit, please email Mrs. Casey Laishley, HR Assistant on or call 01789 762 888

Closing date: 9am 22 January 2018                 Interviews: TBC