Financial Accountant

  • Location:

    City of London

  • Specialism:

    Accountancy & Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £34,000 - £37,000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Imogen Brown

  • Contact email:

    imogen.brown@altumconsulting.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    IB-AC3499

  • Expiry date:

    2021-09-22

  • Consultant:

    Imogen Brown

​Financial Accountant | £34-37k | Charitable Arts organisation | Permanent

This Financial Accounting position is an exciting opportunity to join a well-respected arts organisation. This role would be crucial in providing accurate and timely financial reporting for the organisation and delivering strong financial controls across the function.

Key Responsibilities

  • Delivering the annual statutory accounts for the organisation in compliance with Charity SORP

  • Various month end responsibilities such as balance sheet reconciliations, accruals and prepayments and accurate posting of income

  • Management of the fixed asset register

  • Deliver the year end audit working with external auditors regarding any queries

  • Complete and submit the charity VAT returns

  • Manage one Finance Assistant and ensure accurate posting of data within their role

  • Work closely with the Head of Finance to support ad hoc reporting

  • Responsible for finance system maintenance and highlighting room for improvement

Person Specification

  • A part or newly qualified accountant (CCAB)

  • Experience working within a charitable or arts organisation ideally

  • Strong experience in financial accounting including statutory reporting

  • Knowledge of tax (ideally charity VAT but not essential)

  • Strong systems experience (ideally Access Dimensions but not essential)

This is a great opportunity to develop a career in financial accounting, work within a great team and for a reputable and interesting arts organisation. Please apply now.