School Finance and Business Manager

  • Location:
    Bradford, West Yorkshire Bradford, West Yorkshire Bradford, West Yorkshire Bradford, West Yorkshire
  • Salary:
    c£33,000 / per annum F.T.E
  • Posted:
    2 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Finance Jobs
  • Deadline:
    July 8, 2025

Express Recruitment are pleased to be working alongside a well-established Education Trust who manage the operations across primary and secondary schools throughout England. Our client is seeking an experienced Finance Manager to work as part of a small office team for a primary school based in Bradford.

The successful candidate will hold experience working within the education sector with demonstratable related finance experience, and be AAT qualified. The role involves working term time only, plus an additional 15 days.

There is a competitive salary on offer of c£33,000 per annum (full time equivalent), plus a range of company benefits inclusive of; retailer discounts both online and in store, holiday and days out discounts, lifestyle and wellbeing support, Employee Assistance Programmes, potential discounts on vehicle repairs, training and development, pension scheme and more.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Manage all financial processes including orders and invoicing in a busy primary school
  • Ensure financial transactions are processed efficiently in line with school procedures
  • Process cashbook payments, sales invoices and school receipts
  • Provide support to the HR team such as management of contract and salary changes
  • Liaise with SLT’s to ensure compliance within Health and Safety, contracts and procurement

Skills & Experience 

  • Demonstrable finance experience in an education setting
  • AAT qualified
  • IT literate
  • Happy to undertake a range of Business Management tasks outside of finance
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

About Express Recruitment

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Vacancy Summary

Hours: Monday – Friday (9am – 5:30pm)

Salary: c£33,000 per annum F.T.E

Location: Bradford, West Yorkshire

Job Type: Permanent

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This vacancy is being advertised on behalf of Express Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Express Recruitment Ltd. are those of an Employment Agency.