Financial Accountant

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Charity Finance

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £42,000-£47,000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Suzanne Kanca

  • Contact email:

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Altum Consulting are partnering with a global animal welfare charity to find a Financial Accountant to join their finance team on a permanent basis.

This role will suit a newly qualified accountant who is looking for the next step in their career in finance.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with Head of Finance to lead the year-end audit
  • Prepare statutory accounts in accordance with charity SORP
  • Management of 1 junior AP officer
  • Lead on production of key schedules - payroll, deferred income, accrued income
  • Supervise account reconciliations
  • Liaise with auditors on interim and year-end audit to ensure adequate information is provided within agreed time-scales

Candidate Profile:

  • Newly qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • Experience of managing a junior is highly desirable 
  • Previous experience of working within the charity sector is highly desirable 
  • A passion for the charity sector, and animal welfare, is essential 
  • Good working knowledge of excel 


This is a permanent role and the client can wait on a 3 month notice period for the right candidate. If you have previous experience in a financial accounting role, and are newly qualified, then please submit your CV today!