Job Vacancies - Assistant Director of Finance

Moulton is one of the UK's leading specialist Colleges providing education and training in land based, construction and sports studies, from pre-entry to Postgraduate degree level. In addition we are in the process of developing an exciting new Food & Drink provision. Moulton has experienced unprecedented growth and development over the last decade and is now one of the largest specialist colleges in the UK, with around 5,500 students, 400 staff and a turnover of approximately £25 million p.a. With high levels of student achievement and significant and continuous investment in resources, the College enjoys superb facilities within a rural environment.

The College holds the Matrix standards, holds LSIS Beacon Status and is a recognised Investor in Diversity Stage 2.

Assistant Director of Finance

Closing Date:
February 26 2019
Date of Advert:
February 08 2019
Contact Name:
Human Resources
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Assistant Director of Finance
Salary - £45,565.00 - £50,903.00 pa plus Local Government Pension

Moulton College is a specialist land-based college set in beautiful rural Northamptonshire. The college seeks to appoint an ambitious and forward thinking Assistant Director to lead the Finance function.

Reporting directly to the Chief Finance Officer the successful applicant will have day-to-day responsibility for all the financial operations of the college including working closely with budget holders to set and deliver the budget.

As Assistant Director you will play a key part in delivering the college’s strategy, using your experience in the Further Education or Skills/Training sector, alongside your strong business acumen, to develop financial resilience and ensure excellent value for money. Experience of managing a successful Finance team is essential to the success of this role.

The College has a long-established reputation for delivering a broad vocational curriculum in Land-based, Construction, Food & Drink and Sports. Operating from a 1,200 acre facility incorporating a full working farm and other business enterprises the college is geared towards demonstrating industry standards and enhancing the student experience.

The College has an exciting future as it embraces the challenges faced by the FE sector with opportunities to further diversify and expand to meet the needs of the growing population of Northamptonshire. It is an opportunity to join their forward thinking, innovative management team and make a difference to the lives of students.

Working for Moulton College attracts a range of benefits including but not limited to:

  • Membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • High street discounts
  • Generous holiday entitlement
  • Private medical insurance
  • Free car parking

The College is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff to share this commitment.

Please note that all successful applicants will be required to undergo an enhanced background check conducted by the Disclosure & Barring Service prior to employment commencing.

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