Finance Director

Milton Keynes
Competitive Salary
16 Jun 2017
04 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Finance Director

Milton Keynes 

Competitive Salary

Milton Keynes Education Trust is committed to making a difference to the lives and life chances of young people and the communities we serve. 

We are looking for an exceptional leader with a proven track record in strategic financial management to join the Trust as Finance Director and to help fulfil our mission. We are a growing Multi-Academy Trust that currently has four Academies in the nursery, primary and secondary sector.

The Finance Director will need to be a strategic thinker and will be a key member of the Executive Team, with experience of working and communicating at Board level.

You will have a diverse skill set and be responsible for, amongst others: producing annual accounts, submitting statutory returns, developing effective management and financial control systems and procurement processes across the Trust to secure best value. The successful candidate will have an excellent working knowledge of computerised financial systems and controls and high level ICT skills, particularly Microsoft Excel.

As the Trust continues to grow, all roles offer pathways for ambitious and dynamic individuals who are determined to make a difference.  Collegial working at all levels is central to our philosophy.  We value our staff; quality induction training and ongoing professional development are guaranteed.  

Closing date: midday on 3 July 2017

Interview date: Tuesday 11 July 2017

Milton Keynes Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. References will be taken up for all shortlisted applicants, and successful candidates will be subject to enhanced DBS.