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Chief Finance Officer

Salary: Scale point 42 to 50 / £45,860 - £55,238 (pro rata for part-time hours)

Working Arrangements: 3 days per week (52 weeks)

Contract Type: Permanent

Closing Date: Thursday 5th November 2020

 

Over a period of time Pioneer Academies Community Trust has built its professional team with a view to developing its future growth. The trustees are now looking for an experienced professional with strong leadership and management skills, ambition and drive, who will work with the CEO, the Board and senior leaders to secure our continuing success and support the further development and growth of the trust. The role is for 3 days per week initially but will be subject to review depending on how the trust grows.

 

The full job description and person specification are outlined in the Recruitment Pack available to download at the bottom of this page.  In brief, the Chief Finance Officer will be responsible for the financial development and sustainability of PACT and for the financial probity of the organisation. They will provide the strategic leadership of the trust's finance and business functions, enabling the trust to work effectively towards its aims.

 

The CFO will:

  • be accountable for supporting the trust's strategic development and aims through effective financial planning and management.
  • be accountable for maintaining robust financial management of the trust and its academies.
  • be accountable for ensuring that the trust complies with legal obligations, adheres to financial regulations and submits accurate financial reports in a timely manner.

 

We are looking for candidates who can bring a modern, business-like approach to the leadership of the finance function, running it as a highly competent and efficient service with an emphasis on business partnership and supporting devolution of the service where appropriate.

 

This is a fantastic opportunity to be involved in the development and growth of a successful academy trust. If you think you have the qualities required and want to be part of a professional and dedicated team,  then please send your completed application form to:

 

Mrs L Baldwin-Smith, PACT Head Office, Carlton Primary Academy, Fish Dam Lane, Barnsley, S71 3HF, Tel: 01226 723691, email: l.baldwinsmith@pioneeract.org.uk

 

The Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS).

 

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