finance officer in blackpool

12 February 2019
jennifer edghill, randstad education
job type
£ 9 - £ 11 per hour
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blackpool, north west
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 9 - £ 11 per hour
Non Teaching
reference number
jennifer edghill, randstad education
01772 259966
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job description

Are you looking for a Finance Officer opportunity in a Blackpool High School?

Are you proficient with FMS or similar?

Can you process invoices and orders accurately and in a speedy manner?

Are you available immediately?

If you have the right skill set built within a school environment, then this may be the role for you!

I am URGENTLY looking for a School Finance Officer to undertake specific finance support responsibilities to ensure the efficient and effective use of schools budget. The successful candidate will have a strong financial understanding and ideally have previous experience within the same role however training on some systems will be provided.

This is a full-time role (8am-16.00pm however these can be flexible) with the possibility to apply for a temporary contract when the post goes live.

Responsibilities of the role will include
Undertake a range of financial procedures including placing orders, invoicing, preparation of cheques, banking cash, issuing receipts and dealing with supplier issues.

Monitor monthly budgets and advise staff on variances.

Produce a range of financial data and reports where directed.

Receive and record monies from pupils/parents/carers.

Assist where directed to undertake reconciliations.

Resolve financial queries.

Finance and Excel experience essential.
Enhanced DBS on the update service.

Previous school (systems) experience.

Benefits of working with the school
On-site parking.
Near public transport links.
Welcoming and supportive team of staff.

Benefits of working with Randstad
Dedicated Consultants with experience working in education
24/7 on-call service
Free career advice
Support and guidance throughout your role
Market advice
Job matching based on your preferences
Advice and feedback on your current CV

Are these the skills you can bring? Do you feel that this is the rewarding role for you? Then please apply now!

Randstad Education maintains the highest standard of child safety and compliance when placing candidates into schools. Successful candidates will be subject to the compliance process that also includes the enhanced DBS check.

Randstad Education has an array of positions in the Lancashire area. If this is of interest to you, call the Preston branch today on 01772 259966


ability to communicate with parents,ability to work well under pressure,career driven,communication,excellent time management,FMS experience,good communication skills,good sense of humour,high expectations,keen to contribute to the life of the school,motivated,SIMS experience,team player,work well autonomously


NVQ level 3

educational requirements

high school