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Finance Manager - Education Charity - c£40k per annum

Finance Manager - Education Charity - c£40k per annum

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    Finance & Accountancy

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    £40k - 45k per year

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    Finance Team

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  • Published:

    about 4 years ago

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A leading education charity based in south-west London (zone 2) are seeking a talented Finance Manager for a new role at the organisation. The role represents a chance to contribute both operationally and strategically at a medium sized charitable organisation leading in their field. The role will involve managing a team of 2.

The role will involve:

-Production of monthly and quarterly draft management accounts in accordance with the published finance timetable.

-Production of quarterly budget reforecasts

-Production of draft annual statutory accounts

-Active support for annual audit process

-Preparation and submission of statutory funding claims

-Providing support to Director of Finance in annual budget setting process

-Analysis of financial data; report design and publication

-Development of existing and new accounting software solutions 

-Preparation of quarterly VAT returns

-Supervision of monthly payroll

-To effectively lead, motivate and develop the finance staff team (2 reports)

-To support the Director of Finance in the development and improvement of all aspects of the finance function, including internal controls and procedures, as well as wider policies and reporting

-Business partnering with budget holders and other internal stakeholders in order to develop the engagement with and understanding of budgets and finance in general

Candidate requirements:

-Prior line management experience

-Qualified CIMA, ACA, ACCA desirable

-Good knowledge and understanding of Charity SORP and the Not-For-Profit sector

-Experience of working in a multi-cost centre Finance office environment

-Experience of designing and documenting finance procedures

-Skill and familiarity with standard office and accounting software packages (familiarity with IRIS Exchequer an advantage)

-Experience producing both management accounts and statutory accounts

-Financial process design and development

-Strong business partnering skills; ability to synthesize business needs and provide appropriate responsive solutions

-Procedural and report drafting skills

Please send your CV for further consideration.

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