Finance

The CMAT finance consultants specialise in supporting education providers with high quality financial assistance. The services they offer can take vital pressure away from academies and save on staffing costs.

CMAT has a wealth of expertise in the education sector. This means that the team are on top of the latest financial requirements of schools and academies.

The team offer a full finance support service and tailor the services to your individual needs – be it budget monitoring and preparation, end of year support, or an audit of your current financial position.

CMAT has excellent relationships with its local community and a crucial understanding of local context in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire and Lincolnshire.

 

Full Finance Support

CMAT understands that every school is different and their full finance support package ensures that each school is performing at its best. It begins with a meeting to discuss what both sides want to achieve from the partnership. The team will then consider the best way to support you and ensure their time is tailored …

Budget Monitoring

CMAT’s finance support team helps academies monitor and review their budget throughout the year, as well as preparing it at the start of the year and submitting it to the Education Funding Agency. CMAT tracks the budget throughout the year and works with you to set key monitoring points in order to discuss the detailed …

End of Year Reporting

CMAT’s finance support team can manage the close down of your school’s accounting system at the end of the year. They will then analyse the data to the Education Funding Agency’s standards and prepare working papers and draft accounts for external auditors. The team understands the complexities of reporting accounts in the education sector and …

Financial Audit

At the start of any project, CMAT’s finance support team completes a full audit of your academy’s existing finance systems, and also offer a separate service for external auditing. A member of the team can come in for a one-off visit to complete an assessment of an academy’s current finance systems. This is a perfect …