Trace Recruit
£25k - 30k per year
29 May 2019
26 Jun 2019
Ellie Prideaux
Finance & Legal
Full Time
Contract Type

Finance Officer, Central London – Charity, up to £30,000

A new finance opportunity is now available in a large international relief charity, in offices based in Central London. The role will report into a Management Accountant as part of a large finance team and will be responsible for planning, budgeting and forecasting, and some financial reporting.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist the finance team in budgeting, forecasting and planning within the Fundraising strand of the organisation
  • Month end procedures with the Management Accountants
  • Financial reporting and analysis
  • To analyse, interpret and report on the teams’ consolidated budget to the Heads of Department
  • To ensure that the planning and budget process is completed within the agreed organisational time table and in accordance with procedures
  • To ensure that supported managers are able to contribute effectively to the process, understand their responsibilities and targets and have a good understanding of the financial performance of their team, contracts and projects
  • To challenge assumptions presented by the respective budget holders for monthly updates and formal forecasting exercises
  • To be accountable for ensuring that the respective serviced teams meet all Corporate Finance requirements
  • To provide managers with meaningful, relevant and accessible advice and guidance on financial issues

Key Skills & Qualifications:

  • Part qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • 6-18 months experience minimum
  • Not for Profit experience would be desirable
  • Strong interest in working for an influential charity
  • Highly computer literate with advanced knowledge of Excel, Word, PowerPoint and computerised accounts systems
  • Sound knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (sound double-entry book-keeping)
  • Strong analytical and reporting skills
  • Experience in carrying out balance sheet reconciliations
  • Experience of foreign currency monitoring and accounting

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