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Charity Accountant (Audit) - Sport Charity - Mat Cover - c£40k

Charity Accountant (Audit) - Sport Charity - Mat Cover - c£40k

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    Finance & Accountancy

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    £40k per year

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    Finance Team

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    over 2 years ago

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A sporting community foundation based in West London are seeking a Charity Accountant with an Audit background for a maternity cover role.

The role will involve all areas of statutory and monthly accounting - candidates with strong charity accounting will be considered, however much of the role will involve working with budget holders, so candidates from an Audit background will also be very suitable for this role.


-Full responsibility for the foundation’s finances along with its trading subsidiaries

-Regulat meetings and visits off site with budget holders

-Full Management Accounts for all entities including variance, analysis

-Budgeting and forecasting responsibility

-Project reports for grant funders

-VAT calculations and reporting

-Year-end accounts and audit

-Managing one Accounts Assistant and supporting with recs and ledgers


-Experience working in charity finanance OR audit required

-Ideally fully-qualified Accountant (ACA / ACCA / CIMA)

-Sole charge or small team finance experience

-Full responsibility for management accounts including variances and commentary

-An understanding of charity VAT and trading subsidiaries preferred

-Excel & GP Dynamics preferred

-Experience building internal relationships with diverse stakeholders

Salary subject to experience.

Please send your Cv for further consideration.