Job description

We are looking for a full-time, permanent Sales Ledger Manager to join a highly successful department at this leading London day school.

Ideal candidate

UCS enjoys a distinctive ethos and an enviable reputation for teaching and learning, as well as for pastoral work, Music, Drama and other co-curricular activities. The school encourages genuine intellectual curiosity and fosters a real sense of communal endeavour.

As a Sales Ledger Manager you will have excellent time management and communication skills, and the ability to communicate financial concepts and information to non-financial managers. You will also have Sage Line 50 working experience, advance Excel skills (including pivot tables and vlookups). The Sales Ledger Manager will report to the Financial Controller and line-manage the rest of the team.

Our accounts are available online on the Charities Commission website. Please familiarise yourself with our structure, ethos and financial position before applying for this role.

Essential requirements: The ideal Sales Ledger Manager will be a qualified, part qualified or near qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) with at least five years’ working experience in finance. Also desirable are independent-school experience and SIMS experience.

Please complete the application form available on this page and send it to [email protected]. In addition to completing the accompanying form, applicants should provide a full curriculum vitae and a supporting letter as soon as possible.

The closing date for this post is Friday 26th January 2024 at noon.

We reserve the right to interview and appoint at any stage during this process. UCS is fully committed to the safeguarding of children. All applicants for this post must be prepared to undergo child protection screening.

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