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Financial Accountant


£26,670.51 to £28,292.47 per annum


Permanent, Full Time



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Responsible To

Head of Finance


Bede Campus, Washington Campus, City Campus, Hartlepool Sixth Form College


Attractive benefits for this post include 35 days’ annual leave per year plus bank holidays and the opportunity to join the Local Government Pension Scheme.

Sunderland College are seeking to appoint a Financial Accountant, reporting in to the Head of Finance, this is an opportunity for a high performing and skilled Finance professional who has a desire to inspire the Financial Operations team. You must be someone with experience in managing the Financial Operations of a busy Finance team.

You will manage all employees within the Financial Operations team, developing, implementing and sustaining high performance. You should demonstrate a high level of commitment and an ability to develop, maintain and support the team in order to realise their potential and to meet the demands of both internal and external customers.

Sunderland College is a Further and Higher Education College based in the City of Sunderland; and one of the largest Colleges in the North-East region. It is a multi- College estate with 4 College campuses. Annually the College delivers education and training to c12,500 students ranging in age from 14-16, 16-18, and 19 years and above. Delivery spans all education routes including GCSEs and A levels, professional and technical education, apprenticeships, higher education and international.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate, in their personal statement, practical examples of how they fulfil the person specification.

Due to the nature of this post you will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure Check.

To find out more about this great opportunity visit www.sunderlandcollege.ac.uk/vacancies  alternatively email vacancies@sunderlandcollege.ac.uk or call 0191 511 6046 to request an application pack.

All applications must be received by 12 noon, Friday 02 November 2018.

 It is anticipated that interviews will take place during the week commencing Monday 19 November 2018

We are working towards equal opportunities and welcome applications from all sections of the community.  We are committed to PREVENT and safeguarding the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.




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