Jennifer is the Director of Finance and in her role drives forward Academy Trust financial standards and increases the financial knowledge and capability of leadership staff.
Jennifer has a track record of change management and is able to deliver results that have a very positive impact. She has restructured finance departments, introduced new accounting systems, reviewed payroll provisions, prepared and presented management accounts, proposed action plans for deficit reduction, reviewed budgeting systems and written finance policies/manuals. Jennifer’s work enables schools to implement strategic decisions whilst horizon scanning to ensure the school remains financially robust and receives realistic budget forecasts that respond to future change.
Jennifer has provided external support, including training other Finance Directors and the development and implementation of systems, procedures and health checks to promote compliance and best practice.
Jennifer is fellow of the ACCA and a qualified full member of CPFA.