Finance Assistant – Job Opportunities

Finance Assistant – Job Opportunities

Herefordshire Marches Federation of Academies incorporating

 Lord Scudamore, Sutton, Kings Caple and Canon Pyon Academies.


We currently have the following vacancy

within the Central Finance Department situated at:

Lord Scudamore Academy, Friars Street, Hereford HR4 0AS

Finance Assistant

£16,461 per annum, term time only with an additional 3 weeks during the holidays

(Based on full time equivalent £18,319)

37 hours per week (permanent/variable 18 – 37)

Monday to Friday

To start February 2019


We are seeking an outstanding candidate who:

  • Has previous financial experience as a finance assistant/ purchase ledger clerk;
  • Experience of high volume purchase/ sales ledger processing, chart of accounts coding, reconciliations;
  • Is motivated, enthusiastic and committed;
  • Has or is working towards AAT or other accounting qualification, desirable;
  • Has the ability to manage their workload effectively within a very busy and fast-paced working environment;
  • Can demonstrate they work well as part of a team and would be a valuable addition to the team;
  • Has excellent written, analytical, administrative, communication and interpersonal skills.


To request an application pack please contact:


Chris Watkins at cwatkins@sutton.hmfa.org.uk


Closing date for applications will be Friday, 25th January 2019 at 12 noon.


Only short listed applicants will be contacted after the closing date.


Interviews will be held in February – date to be confirmed.



HMFA is committed to the protection and safety of its pupils and therefore all candidates will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check at Enhanced Level.

HMFA is an equal opportunity employer.