To provide operational management for the finances, property, compliance and aspects of the administration of the School.Oversees the overall operations of student financial services, billing and receivables, and cashiering functions of the school.
Advise on general financial policy within the College;
Complete bank and cash account reconciliations;
Agree investment policy with the Principal and manage the investment of surplus funds in accordance with this policy. Provide regular reports on investment performance;
Perform all other ledger reconciliations as required, including sales and purchases;
Preparation and collection of fees, including deposits;
Ensure tight credit control, following up slow payers;
Manage scholarship and bursary funds;
Manage all aspects of procurement, ordering, purchasing and payment of goods and services to the College;
Ensure the school account are prepared in accordance with statutory and regulatory
requirements. Liaise with the auditors in relation to preparation, completion and filing of these accounts;
Manage and maintain accounts for income from other sources (including rental income);
Prepare financial appraisals of particular projects;
In liaison with professional advisers, advise on taxation matters generally, including income tax, rating assessments and VAT;
Manage the transactions and accounts for the school.
A professional accountancy qualification is desirable;
Proven record of financial management;
PC literacy, especially in Microsoft Word and Excel, together with knowledge of the
operation of accounting systems;
Excellent oral and written communication skills;
Ability to think and act independently;
Ability to interact appropriately with a wide range of stakeholders, including staff, students, parents and third parties;
Well organised with an attention to detail and the ability to think and work quickly and calmly in a demanding environment;
Flexible and adaptable;
A good sense of humour, discreet.
MODE OF APPLICATION
All Applicants should have a minimum of OND/HND/B.Sc in Accounting, Economics, and any other related discipline with at least two years experience. Other qualification is an added advantage.
Qualified and interested applicants should forward a comprehensive resume/CV to this email address: firstname.lastname@example.org.