School Accountant – Ascot – 16 – 18 per hour – Two Months Office-based The Organisation A school based in Ascot are seeking a School Accountant to work closely with the Bursar. The School Accountant will be an important part in the day-to-day financial operations of a Bursary team. The School Accountant will assist in budget planning, budget monitoring, preparation of statutory accounts, financial returns and reporting. The Role: The maintenance of comprehensive up-to-date accounting records for the school Manage the Fixed Assets register Line management responsibility for the Assistant Accountant Assist the Bursar in preparation of the school’s annual budgets as well as termly and year end accounts Undertake bank reconciliations for the school Manage and maintain the nominal ledger Ensure that the fixed assets register is kept up to date Production of monthly financial reports as required The Successful Candidate: You will have a strong finance background and ideally have worked within education. Th ideal candidate will have a good working knowledge of best practice in accounting and be able to demonstrate skills in the preparation of annual accounts. What You Receive In Return A change to go permanent Plenty of parking and lunch provided How to proceed If this role is of interest, please click to apply or send your updated CV to Applications are encouraged from all candidates meeting or exceeding the minimum criteria for the role regardless of age, disability, gender, orientation, race, religion or ethnicity.