Finance for Multi Academy Trusts

Our Finance packages for MATs offer as little or as much support as is required, whether on a journey to grow or to consolidate.

We work with MATs to help ensure financial sustainability. We do this by ensuring there is real confidence in data, allowing for informed, strategic decision making.

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Packages can be short, mid, or long-term.

You will have the assurance of a team of qualified and experienced consultants.

Most popular


  • Management Accounts
  • Year-end
  • Budget setting
  • Budget reforecasts
  • Bank reconciliations
  • VAT Returns
  • Payroll reconciliations
  • Accruals and prepayments
  • Cashflow forecasting
  • SLT liaison

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Statutory Returns

  • Land & Buildings
    Collection Tool (LBCT)
  • Schools Resource Management Self-Assessment Checklist (SRMSAT)
  • Academies Accounts
    Return (AAR) preparation
  • Budget Forecast
    Return (BFR)

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Finance Assistant

  • Supplier Invoice processing
  • Sales Invoice processing
  • Purchase Order Processing
  • Staff expenses
  • Secure, compliant transactions

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Service Desk

  • Adhoc finance advice
  • Accounting system guidance
  • Technical troubleshooting
  • Hints & Tips
  • Expert advice
  • We'll support any software you use!

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Financial Planning and Forecasting software for Multi Academy Trusts (MATs)

Strong trusts require reliable data to enable confident decision making.

SBS Budgets provides accurate financial planning and forecasting, tailored specifically to your MAT operating model.

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Do you use IRIS Financials?

SBS are an IRIS Platinum Certified Partner.

We work with IRIS to provide implementation, training and support to ensure customers receive the best experience from their leading MAT software.

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Why not meet with one of our expert team to discuss in more detail how
School Business Services can help with your Trust’s finances

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