Job Details

Senior Finance Officer

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Job Grade: SO1

Salary: £23,811.00

Hours: 8.30-16.30 Monday-Friday Term Time Only

Interviews: 02/03/2020

Closing date: 28/02/2020

Senior Finance Officer


Salary: Scale 18

Employer: Genesis Education Trust

Location: St Saviour’s School Walthamstow

Contract Type: Term Time Only (45.6weeks)

Contract Term: Permanent

Start Date: ASAP

Closing date: 28th February 2020

Observations & Interviews: TBC


We are looking to recruit a senior finance officer to assist in the day to day accounting procedures and recording of all financial transactions accurately on the financial software. You will provide effective and efficient support to manage school finances and payroll as directed by the Chief Operations Officer across the Trust, including aspects of budget setting and monitoring, procurement, income receipt, invoicing and VAT processing and claims procedures. Previous experience of PS Financials will be essential for this role.


Do you have:

·         Previous experience of working in an office Finance administration role.

·         Experience of using PS Financials

·         Good ICT skills.

·         Experience of processing invoices.

·         Excellent numeracy/literacy skills.

·         Ability to handle sensitive payroll information in a confidential manner


We can offer:


·         Enthusiastic, well-behaved pupils who are eager to learn

·         Bespoke training programmes

·         Excellent career development opportunities

·         Hardworking, motivated and positive colleagues

Early application is encouraged as we review applications throughout the advertising period and reserve the right to close the advert earlier than the stated deadline?

You will need to support the Christian ethos of the schools.

Contact Information

For an application pack and further details, please contact the school on 020 8520 0612 / 


St Saviour’s C of E Primary School, Verulam Avenue, Walthamstow E17 8ER

All completed applications should be returned to Alison Brown using the above contact details.

The Trust committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure.