Finance Manager – Co-op Academy Priesthorpe

  • Full time, Permanent
  • Salary range - £45,450 - £52,520
  • Location - Co-op Academy Priesthorpe (Leeds)
  • Closing date - June 8, 2018
Job description

Co-op Academies Trust aims to provide an outstanding education for all our learners, founded on co-operative values, at the heart of the community. It is responsible for eleven academies in Leeds, Manchester and Stoke-on-Trent with the Co-op acting as the sponsor. There is the likelihood of significant further growth in the near future.

We are seeking a Finance Manager to join the Trust at this exciting time as we grow. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with strong financial and technical experience to support the Regional Finance Director for their Hub. You would be based predominantly in one academy as a Finance Manager, but with opportunities to provide technical advice and expertise on financial and commercial matters to other academies within the Hub area.

As well as having the appropriate finance qualification you will have excellent leadership, communication and interpersonal skills. In addition you will have excellent organisational skills and will be able to build strong working relationships with, and influence the work of others, where there is no supervisory / management relationship. You will also be flexible, self-motivated & resilient.

Co-op Academies Trust as an aware employer is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults as its number one priority. This commitment to robust recruitment, selection and induction procedures extends to organisations and services linked to the Trust on its behalf. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. We value variety and individual differences, and aim to create a culture, environment and practices at all levels which encompass acceptance, respect and inclusion. All our colleagues are expected to demonstrate a commitment to co-operative values and principles.

Applications: must be on our application form: please return your completed application form to Jennica Rama at


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