Deputy Chief Financial Officer Job (Stoke) with Stoke-on-Trent City Council
We are looking for an Assistant Chief Financial Officer to join the Trust during this exciting time of growth. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is either a qualified or partially qualified accountant (and nearing completion), willing to pursue further professional development and has a strong financial and technical background. Reporting to the Regional Finance Manager, you will provide support to the Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire area academies. You will be a good team player, a very effective communicator, with great attention to detail and a strong
Stoke Academy will be your base with regular trips to our main area academies.
Purpose of the role:
To provide support to the financial function of the academies in the Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire area. Assist in all aspects of the development and effective operation of financial systems and procedures. Oversee the establishment and monitoring of core academy budgets, departmental budgets, costing activities and the development of budget profiles and provide cash flow management support as required in the all the academies.
This will involve working with a growing number of academies in the Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire area.
Co-op Academies Trust, as a conscious employer, is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults as a number one priority.
This commitment to sound recruitment, selection and induction procedures extends to organizations and services related to the Trust on its behalf. This item is subject to enhanced DBS control. We value variety and individual differences, and aim to create a culture, environment and practices at all levels that embrace acceptance, respect and inclusion. All of our colleagues must demonstrate their commitment to cooperative values and principles.
What we offer
● 30 days of annual leave + public holidays (pro rata if part-time)
● Study package (if required)
● Local authority pension scheme
● Cycle-Work program
● Discounts for cooperative staff and other benefits
Application deadline: March 10, 2022
Date of interview: Wednesday, March 16, 2022