Finance Manager

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Charity finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40000

  • Contact:

    Leanne McCullough

  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-07-28

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Altum are delighted to be working with an educational arts charity to help recruit for a Finance Manager on a permanent basis. This is a pivotal role reporting directly to the Head of Finance and will be responsible for introducing and implementing controls and processes and managing a team, to ensure finance function runs effectively.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the production of the financial statements for the annual report
  • Recruit, manage and develop a team of two
  • Ensure that supplier payments are made and raising and allocating income
  • Maintain and operate accounts on the ledger
  • Work closely with the Finance Business Partner to produce the monthly management accounts and journals
  • Work closely with the Head of Finance to implement process improvements
  • Prepare VAT and tax returns

Person Specification:

  • QBE/finalist or Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA/CIPFA)
  • Experience working within a high-performing finance team
  • Experience in managing or supervising staff
  • Enthusiasm, a positive approach and attention to detail

This would be an excellent opportunity for a finalist level accountant to take ownership of a financial accounting function and develop your management skills. There is vast room for process improvement, implementation and automation. You will have great attention to detail and be keen to drive change. In return you’ll work for well-established and highly regarded organisation with a generous holiday allowance and a great work life balance. Flexible hours possible.

To apply for this challenging yet rewarding role please apply today.