Central Finance Manager – GLF Head Office based at The Beacon School, Banstead

Job advert

We are happy to discuss flexible working options with interested candidates.


Salary: Competitive with benefits (pro rata for part time working patterns) 

Start date: ASAP 

This is a fixed term position for 3 months

Advert Closing Date: Wednesday 18th September

Interview Date: Friday 20th September


We are seeking an experienced finance professional to work within our central finance team. You will be responsible for a number of our schools, and will need to:  


  • manage the delivery of the monthly financial reports
  • oversee transactional processing within the schools, working remotely with the school teams 
  • oversee nominal postings and control account reconciliations
  • manage the preparation and posting of month end journals eg accruals, prepayments and payroll
  • ensure income is accurately recorded and reconciled to funding allocations, cost is controlled and working capital is effectively managed


You will need to have experience of a similar role and be familiar with PS financials.


GLF Schools currently has 39 schools located in Surrey, Wokingham, Croydon, Oxfordshire and West Sussex. Our vision is to raise the aspirations and achievement of all children within the GLF family of schools.


For more information about this role, please contact our central Recruitment team by calling 020-8716-4987.


GLF Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

As a Trust, we are happy to discuss flexible working opportunities.

We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time ahead of the closing date if there is a good level of response. Therefore, we recommend you submit your application as early as possible.

Please be advised that references may be requested on receipt of your application. Please state if you wish this to be delayed until shortlisting/interviews have taken place.