School Finance Officer - Liverpool

Liverpool, Merseyside
Date Posted:14 Jan 2020
  1. School Administration
£9.50 - £12.00 per hour
  1. Long-term

School Finance Officer - Liverpool

Liverpool, Merseyside
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Tradewind are working in partnership with a mainstream secondary school in Liverpool who are looking for a SIMS Finance Assistant to start as soon as possible. This post is for up to 1 month in the first instance.

You will be working within the school administration team with responsibility for all finance related administration between the hours of 8am - 4pm, Monday - Friday.

Main duties for this role include:

- maintaining records on SIM FMS system
- liaising with the LA bursar
- to monitor and prepare monthly financial records
- checking expenditures across all budget headings
- raising and processing orders and invoices
- bank reconciliation and administering petty cash accounts

Experience of working a school environment with the SIMS FMS system is ESSENTIAL

This school is a large popular school, with onsite car parking and a good supportive network throughout the school.

To be considered for this role, you must:-
- Have previous FMS experience and SIMS experience
- Be able to provide 2 professional references, with 1 being from your most recent employer
- Hold an enhanced DBS which is registered on the update service
- Be available immediately
- Be able to attend a face to face registration appointment with a personal consultant who will support you through the registration process and the placement

If you want to be considered for this role, please contact Susanne on 0151 221 9666 or email your CV for consideration to

The benefits of registering with Tradewind:
* We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
* We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 30 to be exact! That's 23 more than our next nearest competitor
* Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
* Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
* Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
* Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
* Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 30 fully certified CPD courses, that's 23 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

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