Director of Finance - Newbury College
Newbury College, a small college based in the heart of Berkshire, currently serves around 3000 learners, has an annual turnover of c£9m and is rated Good by Ofsted.
We are financially secure, with Outstanding financial health, have strong links to the community, and are committed to high-quality learning opportunities for all individuals and employers in West Berkshire and the surrounding areas.
We’re on a mission to be an outstanding education provider!
We are looking for a Director of Finance to strengthen our Senior Leadership team and to continue maintaining our strong financial position. You will be responsible for Finance first and foremost but have additional responsibility for Funding, Management Information and Resources including delivery of our PFI contract (experience not essential).
You will be a qualified accountant who has good people management experience and is looking to progress to that next step in your career. You will be prepared to work both operationally and at a strategic level which means interfacing with students and also providing credible assurances to our Board of Governors. You will also be willing to roll up your sleeves and be involved in other aspects of college life.
You could be someone outside of the Further Education sector who wants to make a difference to Education or someone in the sector looking for that next role. You must be someone who can build rapport and who will be diligent with our finances and is an assertive communicator. If the above resonates with you then we would welcome your application with a view to working at our friendly college.
Closing date for applications is Sunday 9 September 2018
The assessment centre will take place on 17 and 18 September 2018 at the college