Chief Financial Officer

  • Location

    Kent

  • Sector:

    Education & Academia

  • Salary:

    Competitive salary

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-11-09

  • Client:

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The role:

Salary: Competitive to attract the best

Odyssey Education Trust for education is a 2-secondary school multi academy trust, based in Kent.

The newly created post of Chief Finance Officer will have responsibility for strategic oversight of finance function across the Trust and the successful candidate will ensure a high quality, effective and proactive service provision.

It is essential that the successful candidate is a highly motivated, inspirational, and respected leader with an outstanding track record in financial management, as well as having a creative approach to income generation.

As well as being part of a successful leadership team, you will be required to engage with a wide range of stakeholders, including reporting regularly to the CEO, Board of Trustees and meeting with Headteachers, Local Governing Bodies, Local and Central Government bodies, and professional associations and trade unions. You will be an integral part of the of the successful delivery of the Trust’s strategic objectives.

Both full, part time or flexible working will be considered for this role.

Closing date - Monday 9th November 9am

Interviews: stage 1 Friday 13th November and stage 2 Thursday 19th November

Odyssey Trust for Education 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 satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check.