As a growing company, SBS is always looking for professional, dynamic staff to be part of a team delivering first class services!

If you are interested in working for a friendly, innovative company and any of the vacancies below are of interest to you, please download and complete an application form and send to SBS HR.

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What SBS offers...

Ongoing development and learning

 

Full training - Build a career at SBS
Full training
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Competitive rates of pay
Working available in all regions
Work in all regions
Flexible working arrangements
Flexible working


 



Current vacancies


Finance Assistant (Managed Service)

Competitive salary & benefits | Based in Poole, Dorset

Finance & Accountancy Team Growth

In response to continued business growth and exciting new opportunities, SBS is currently expanding its Finance & Accountancy team. This vibrant new role will provide a suitable candidate with opportunities to develop and advance their skills in the education finance sector.

The right candidate will be a hard-working, dedicated team player, with excellent attention to detail, who is looking to grow within their role in a thriving, successful company. The role would ideally suit someone with accounts experience, or a new/part-qualified AAT student, though full training will be provided.

Principal Job Role

To provide high quality financial and system support to our customers. The post holder will be joining a professional team of experts, working within the managed service team in Poole. The role will be day-to-day processing, with ownership of the transactional operations within a variety of schools.

There will be an opportunity to learn and grow in the wider finance and business team through ongoing support to customers. First line support to our customers covers a variety of issues and systems to school and academy finance teams.

Any additional duties commensurate with the post as specified by your line manager


Senior Finance Consultant

Competitive salary & benefits

Are you an experienced education finance professional with a strong interest in finance systems? We are looking for a dynamic, team player with excellent accounting systems knowledge (PS Financials/IRIS Financials, Sage, FMS, RM, Xero) to join our growing team.

Working closely with our Lead Finance Consultant and other colleagues to deliver first class finance support to schools and academies, you will be part of a strong, supportive and dedicated team with a focus on cross-team training and skills development.

You should be a good communicator and feel confident in dealing with school and academy staff at all levels, advising on budget management and forecasting and monthly, quarterly and annual statutory returns. You will be a strong advocate of systems best practice, particularly accounting software.

Service delivery will be a mixture of onsite and offsite (remotely delivered).

Principal Job Role

To provide high quality strategic advice and guidance to our customers. The post holder will be joining a professional team of experts, working independently in a variety of schools and academies with an expectation to deliver a high standard of expertise in strategic financial management.  This role will be working in a selection of maintained, academy or free schools.  The workload is varied and is blended to suit the customer.  This position requires someone who can fit into a variety of situations, listen, understand and interpret information in a calm and consistent way, providing solutions, advice and guidance, ensuring our customers feel supported every step of the way.

Any additional duties commensurate with the post as specified by the Lead Finance Consultant


Senior ICT Consultant (Field based)

Competitive salary & benefits

Working as part of the ICT team to deliver a consistently excellent service to our schools, ensuring maximum customer satisfaction to achieve high levels of customer retention and service growth. Providing both onsite and offsite ICT support to schools.


ICT Engineer Grade 2 (Field based)

Competitive salary & benefits

The Grade 2 role within the ICT team is the standard level for an SBS ICT Engineer. This role will see the you managing school networks and ensuring that the schools ICT service and infrastructure is an example of how ICT within education should operate.

You will also need to understand how SBS requires the ICT service in schools to work and will always ask for support and advice to ensure the customer is informed and extremely satisfied with our service. You be will expected to aspire to Grade 3 level and have ambition to demonstrate their technical and customer management abilities to achieve this. The postholder will be expected to be able to manage primary school networks without constant supervision and support.

They will also ensure the customer is always informed with professionally written daily reports and excellent communication skills. You will be able to manage straightforward ICT projects and provide on the job practical training whilst keeping the project on track. Daily reporting to the Project Manager or their deputy is essential as well as completing all project related documentation and reporting accurately and on time.

Any additional duties commensurate with the post as specified by the ICT Service Lead.