Financial Management Accountant

Full Time
Flexible office bases across Flying High Partnership
£31,371 - £35,934

Working as part of the central team and alongside the Director of Business & Finance, you lead on ensuring that the financial and management accounting practices in place across the Trust are exceptional and provide a robust and accurate basis to support our financial decision making – ensuring that our children get the very best outcomes.   The role will play a key part in delivering high quality financial services across the Trust as well as supporting routine finance processes, reporting and statutory returns. This opportunity is ideal for someone who wants a broad and hands-on accountancy role within a growing organisation.

We can offer you:

  • A fantastic working environment, in a team that works together for the benefit of children in our schools
  • Support, guidance and CPD to support you to develop within this role, to be the best you can be, and to help you develop for your next career step
  • An opportunity to be part of a supportive, developmental partnership
  • The opportunity for quality CPD
  • A varied job where no day is the same!
  • An organisation committed to supporting and enabling the wellbeing of all staff

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is a highly motivated finance professional with a full or part accountancy qualification
  • Has experience of working within a high compliance finance and accounting environment
  • Is a highly effective communicator and able to convey financial information to non-finance colleagues
  • Is proactive and able to maintain motivation to deliver their role
  • Is a team player
  • Can work effectively without direction
  • Has an eye for detail
  • Is willing to roll up their sleeves up and get stuck into the wider Partnership activities
  • Demonstrates resilience   

For further information about the Flying High Partnership, including how to apply and application packs please visit

Closing date: Monday 20 January 2020

Interview Date: W/C 27 January 2020

If you want an informal chat about the role, or wish to discuss anything in more detail please contact Zoe Maxey, Director of Business & Finance at or on 0115 989 1915.

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and post holders to share this commitment. We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applicants. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.


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