Helen Kimber
Finance Manager

Helen is the finance manager for Longspee Academy:

  • Longspee Primary Academy
  • Longspee Secondary Academy
  • Longspee Satellite

The Finance Manager Role Covers:

  • Ensuring that the full Finance function runs smoothly in the academies. To manage all the day to day financial income and expenditure transactions in accordance with the Scheme of Delegation, ESFA Handbook and AAT Financial Handbook.
  • Facilitate the preparation of the budget, on a three-year cycle plan for submission to the Deputy Finance Director.
  • Prepare monthly payroll. Advise the Deputy Finance Director on financial aspects of staffing and budget variations.
  • Ensure that all school staff receive appropriate training and support in respect of finance.
  • To be the point of contact with central and other agencies with regard to grant applications, gifts and other donations.