financial and control manager in city of london

15 July 2019
chloe maddams, randstad business support
job type
£ 54,000 - £ 59,000 per year
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city of london, london
accountancy & finance
sub specialism
job type
working hours
£ 54,000 - £ 59,000 per year
3 years pqe plus
reference number
chloe maddams, randstad business support

job description

Are you a professional, engaging Finance Manager looking to work for one of the largest children's charities? Are you ACCA or ACA qualified? Do you thrive in a busy, challenging environment and enjoy making a difference? Then this could be the role for you…

Our client is looking for a Financial Accounting Manager, to look after the Financial Accounting team consisting of five direct reports. You will be responsible for overseeing the team, and ensuring a smooth running finance function.

The Benefits:
*Working for a well known charitable organisation
*Excellent pension
*29 days annual leave, plus bank holidays
*High street discounts

The Duties:
*Producing and delivering the consolidated statutory accounts
*Preparing statutory format reports for monthly results and forecasts as required by the
Head of Central Finance
*Co-ordinating the year end close process
*Keep up to date with relevant accounting policies, researching and providing
technical advice to senior management
*Critically evaluating financial processes and procedures within the section, and
instigate improvements where possible, working with other finance staff as
*Overseeing the reviewing and control of other balance sheet reconciliations by the
Financial Accountants
*Ensuring that all VAT and direct tax duties are carried out
*Negotiating with HMRC where the rules issued by HMRC are open to interpretation
*Overseeing the production of the weekly cash flow
*Providing technical advice and finance training to key stakeholders across the
organisation on financial procedures, accounting treatments, Gift Aid, VAT,
and other tax issues
*Deputising for the Head of Central Finance on all aspects of Financial

To be right for this role, you must have the following:
*Fully Qualified Accountant (CCAB) with experience of working in the financial
function of a complex organisation
*Up to date knowledge of charity accounting, and tax compliance
*Experience in the production of consolidated Statutory Accounts
*Experience of staff management
*Strong attention to detail
*Able to work under pressure
*Excellent communication skills

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

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