Hours of work: 37 hours per week
Working pattern: Full-time
Closing date: Sunday 13 June 2021
Interview date: TBC
For an informal discussion, please contact Sarah Rice - Finance Manager Schools on 07701 394421.
We may be able to offer some flexibility around hours for the right candidate so please contact Sarah.email@example.com to discuss possibilities further.
About the role
The ESCC Schools Finance Team, provides financial advice, guidance, support and training to schools and academies in and around East Sussex. Our busy, dynamic and friendly team are looking for a supportive, enthusiastic and constructive team member to join us in delivering and developing our valued service into the future.
This interesting and varied role will give you the opportunity to provide vital support and guidance to Bursars, Business Managers and other school staff.
Your role will involve providing professional and well informed advice to support schools’ day to day financial processes and management, delivering financed based training, budgeting advice, scrutiny and planning support. You will contribute to initiatives and service developments, supporting schools to successfully manage their resources, collaborating with and supporting team members to deliver a high quality service.
The team is based in Lewes. Although we are currently working remotely, your role may, in time, involve travel to schools and academies in East Sussex and surrounding areas.
If you are a committed and proactive team player, have experience and knowledge of financial management (ideally in schools), have excellent communication skills and a real commitment to customer service, we would love to hear from you.
To apply please complete the application form following the links on the East Sussex County Council website. The job description and person specification give a detailed breakdown of the role and the specific skills, experience and knowledge we are looking for. We look forward to reading how you meet the criteria in your application.
Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.
Work Permits: we may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Border Agency’s Points-based Immigration System.
Due to the restrictions we cannot guarantee that individuals that meet the requirements of the Points-based Immigration System will be issued with clearance to obtain work permits.
East Sussex County Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of race, gender, sexual orientation, disability or age. All applications are treated on merit.