Responsible Officer Auditing

Gain assurance that your finances are in order.

Every academy or MAT requires to have a termly audit of its finance to make sure they are in order. 

If you lack the internal resources to conduct a review, Strictly Education can provide this service for you.

The onsite review takes place at the end of each term and looks at the three areas of the accounts; payroll, purchasing and control accounts incorporating income. A report is then produced and forwarded to the school for submission at the next governors meeting.

The main features of our finance support service are highlighted below.

Please request a quote or get in touch for further information.

Service Features

Finance Support

  • On-site training
  • On-demand helpdesk
  • Dedicated consultant
  • Education finance specialist
  • Finance system knowledge

Academy Conversion

  • Funding availability
  • Finance systems
  • Banking & accounting
  • Reporting & budgeting
  • Skills & workload

MAT support

  • EFA compliance
  • Reconciliations & returns
  • Systems & reporting
  • Staff training
  • Audit assistance

Training & guidance

  • LA requirements
  • EFA obligations
  • Schedule of submissions
  • Payment schedules
  • Policies & procedures

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