Are you and experienced leader in education finance looking for a new challenge with a wider remit than just finance? Can you help lead and shape the future?

SK College Group is looking for an experienced Chief Financial Officer & Deputy Chief Executive who can both provide sustained performance and stimulate growth and improvement to work alongside our newly appointed Chief Executive & Principal and the wider senior leadership team.

As well as being accountable for the planning, implementation and control of the College’s financial processes, procedures, policies and overall financial health, you will also lead the Finance, MIS, Estates, IT, HR, Marketing/Student Services and Commercial functions.  This is a wide ranging remit and it is expected that the exact areas of responsibility may be varied depending on your background and experience.

In return, the College offers a progressive market rate salary package, generous benefits, and a supportive Board of Governors, underpinned by superb staff and students who they are justifiably proud of.

You will be a CCAB qualified accountant who ideally holds a degree at Masters Level, and a demonstrable record of continuous professional development at senior level. A proven track record of senior level strategic leadership and management experience, and evidence of applying rigorous business planning that leads to an increase in funding or profitability is essential. It is also essential that the successful applicant can evidence experience of an approach to line management that empowers staff to perform at the highest level.

You may already be an established Finance Director or VP (Finance) working within the Education and Skills sector and looking for a new challenge in a more senior or wider reaching role. Regardless you should have experience of working in a public sector finance or regulated environment and experience of a wider corporate services background is also desirable.


Organisation: SK College Group

Location: Merseyside

Salary: Competitive salary + TPS/LGPS pension + relocation allowance

Posted date: 23/03/2020

Closing Date: 20/04/2020

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