Finance Assistant


Posted on: Tuesday 5 October 2021 | Diocese of Norwich Education Services Company

Easton, NR9 5ES and remote

An opportunity has arisen to join our friendly accounts team following an internal promotion

We are looking for a friendly, people focussed person to join our bustling Finance Team in the Administration Department

DoNESC (Diocese of Norwich Education Service Company) provide back office services to all of the academies in DNEAT and St Benet’s Multi Academy trusts, allowing those academies that we support to concentrate on what they do best – provide the best possible education for our pupils.

This role requires someone with a very high attention to detail, who has had some previous financial experience. If this was in an education setting that would be advantageous.

Amongst other duties you be : –

  • Checking purchase invoices
  • Posting staff expenses forms
  • Posting Bank statement transactions
  • Reconciling supplier statements
  • Responding to supplier queries – telephone and email
  • Posting Direct Debit payments
  • Liaising with academy and central office staff.

IT literacy is a must and knowledge of Accounting systems is a must.

For more information please see attached Job and Person Specification .

If successful you will be joining a team that is committed to promoting the Christian ethos, vision and values of the Multi Academy Trusts, the company, and the Diocese. We welcome applications from all individuals from all faiths and none, and all backgrounds.

We offer you a competitive salary (Salary: £20,000.00-£22,00 per year) , and the opportunity to join the local government pension scheme.

All staff appointments are subject to satisfactory references and enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Closing date: Sunday 24 October 2021

How to apply

Please complete the attached Application form

CV’s will not be accepted in the place of an Application form.

If you have any queries please contact Wendy Allsop ( / 01603 881740)

Please note – if you do not hear back from us within a fortnight, we thank you for interest but your application has not been successful on this occasion.