Finance for Single Academy Trusts

Our Finance packages for SATs delivers peace of mind to your back-office team by providing trusted and reliable support.

SATs working with our education finance services free up time to concentrate on strategic planning to continuously improve the quality of education and learning experience for pupils.

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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.

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  • 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

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

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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
    • System health checks
    • We'll support any software you use!

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Financial Planning and Forecasting software
for Single Academy Trusts (SATs)

Academies need to trust their financial data and identify savings potential, allowing for reinvestment back into teaching and learning.

SBS Financial Planner empowers academies to make strategic, confident decisions by providing clear and accurate information.

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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 software.

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Why not schedule some time to discuss in more detail how
School Business Services can help with your Academy’s finances.

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