Finance Assistant

Full Time
Flexible office bases across Flying High Partnership
£17,711 - £19,554

Working as part of the central team, you will play a key part in the delivery of a comprehensive finance service to the central team of the Trust. You will be working with and be supported by the Finance Officer, Financial Management Accountant and wider central finance team.   The core purpose of the role is to undertake the day to day operational financial administration of the central Trust finances.

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:

  • Has previous experience of working in a financial role
  • Has excellent time management and organisation skills
  • Maintains a flexible approach to tasks they are required to undertake
  • 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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