Finance Assistant 

Actual salary: £8,540–£8,700 pa, depending on experience.
Part time, 18 hours a week, preferably across 4 days (negotiable).
Start and finish times flexible but must be within the hours of 8.30am–3.30pm
Term time only. Permanent. Required to start 1 September 2021.
Closing date: 9am, Monday 14 June 2021.

Would you like to join a small but busy Finance team
and support the efficient and secure administration
of the school’s day-to-day financial activities? 

Your main responsibilities would be to manage the administration of the purchase ledger on a daily basis, including raising purchase orders, managing invoices and preparing the weekly payment run. You would also manage the administration of the sales ledger, raising sales invoices, sending them to customers and dealing with queries. The school uses a trips management system called Parentmail and you would be heavily involved in all aspects of setting up and managing our school trips in this system, which would include supporting parents with their queries. Other elements of the role include administration of lettings and cash management systems as well as supporting other members of the finance team at month and year-end. 

We are looking for someone who is competent and confident in the use of Microsoft Office skills, in particular Word, Excel and Outlook. The ability to create and work with spreadsheets, communicate with staff, parents and external customers and work under pressure and meet deadlines is essential. Previous experience working in a finance environment using finance software packages is also desirable. 

If you enjoy both working independently and using your initiative and being part of a small team then we would love to hear from you! 

For further information about this role and in order to complete an application form please refer to our school website Application forms should be returned to Only applications submitted on the school application form will be considered. 

Closing date: 9am, Monday 14 June 2021.
Interviews will take place as soon as possible after the closing date. 

Furze Platt Senior School
Furze Platt Road, Maidenhead, Berkshire SL6 7NQ
Tel: 01628 625308  

Furze Platt Senior School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff to share this commitment. Posts are subject to an enhanced disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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