Finance Officer

Grade 7–8; £30,596–£34152 per annum pro rata dependent on experience.
Full time (32.5 hours per week, term time plus 5 inset days and 5 extra days)
or part time minimum 3 days.

The Ashley Hill Multi Academy Trust (AHMAT) consists of three thriving village schools; Bisham, Knowl Hill and White Waltham, with enthusiastic and happy staff who work closely in collaboration with each other. 

The Trust are looking to appoint a Finance Officer to lead the development and management of the financial strategy of the Trust, ensuring that the Trust has a long term economically sustainable plan. Reporting to the CEO and working closely with the School Business Manager, your primary responsibilities will be: 

  • To develop and manage the financial strategy of AHMAT’s 3 year plan.
  • To be accountable to the senior leadership and governing body for the Trust’s Financial management processes and procedures 
  • Produce and monitor annual budgets for the schools in partnership with the CEO and Directors. 
  • To lead the delivery of sound and rigorous financial management practices and processes in accordance with DfE and ESFA Financial guidelines 
  • Manage the Trust’s Balance sheet 
  • Support the office staff to manage pupil accounts through School money
  • Be responsible for safeguarding and security processes i.e. managing and issuing staff entry fobs 
  • Prepare and submit to the Chair of the Trust Board and the CEO accurate and timely monthly consolidated management accounts 
  • Monitor and evaluate expenditure
  • Manage cash flow 

You will be a strategic thinker, with the ability to organise own and others’ work to meet business needs. You will be a capable and confident decision maker, with strong communication skills at Stakeholder Management. You will be based at Bisham C of E Academy with the requirement to travel between the schools as and when necessary. 

To arrange a visit or request an application pack please contact Sunitha Province on 01628 482910 or email

Knowl Hill C of E Academy
Bath Road, Knowl Hill, Reading, Berkshire RG10 9UX
Phone: 01628 822584

White Waltham C of E Academy
Waltham Road, White Waltham, Berkshire SL6 3SG
Phone: 01628 822533

Bisham C of E Academy
Church Lane, Bisham, Marlow, Buckinghamshire SL7 1RW
Phone: 01628 482910

The Trust is committed to safeguarding children and is an equal opportunity provider. All appointments are made subject to satisfactory references and enhanced DBS disclosure.

Ashley Hill Multi Academy Trust

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Ashley Hill Multi Academy Trust
c/o White Waltham C of E Academy
Waltham Road

Schools in the Ashley Hill Multi Academy Trust are:
White Waltham C of E Academy, Waltham Road, White Waltham, Maidenhead, Berkshire SL6 3SG
Knowl Hill CE Academy, Bath Road, Knowl Hill, Reading, Berkshire RG10 9UX
Bisham C of E Academy, Church Lane, Bisham, Marlow, Buckinghamshire SL7 1RW

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