Financial Controller

Recruiter
Harris Hill
Location
Cambridge
Salary
£45k - 50k per year
Posted
03 Sep 2018
Closes
01 Oct 2018
Ref
HQ00037934
Contact
Zach Stuhldeer
Function
Finance & Legal
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

One of the world's oldest international wildlife conservation organisations are looking for an experienced Financial Controller to join their team.

Role: Financial Controller

Salary: 45- 50k per annum

Contract: Permanent

Location: Central Cambridge

Our client is seeking an experienced Financial Controller to have overall responsibility for the day to day accounting function of the organisation and to ensure the department delivers a high standard of service to the organisation, operating in accordance with established accounting principles and industry best practice.

You will also be leading the preparation of the organisation's annual statutory accounts and be responsible for managing the annual external audit process.

You will be a member of the UK-based Finance Team, working closely with overseas Finance Teams. Your strong communication, interpersonal skills and customer focus will enable you to build effective working relationships at all levels across the organisation.

Key Skills:

  • Fully qualified
  • VAT Returns
  • strong technical understanding of current UK GAAP, FRS 102 and Charity SORP Bank reconciliation
  • Month end report
  • Good understanding of financial systems and processes
  • USAID grant compliance


Benefits:

 

  • Generous pension contribution
  • Attractive annual leave allowance
  • Life insurance
  • Salary exchange schemes including Childcare Vouchers
  • Cycle to Work Scheme