Charity Senior Finance Officer

London Permanent
  • Do you want to move into International Development?
  • Do you have previous Charity experience and want to utilise your skills?

About Our Client

My client is a large international development Charity in Central London

Job Description

  • Prepare and process all financial transactions and submits these for further review and
  • appropriate approvals.
  • Post daily transactions in the accounting system on a regular basis, review and seek approvals
  • where required.
  • Maintain proper and accurate financial accounting records for both the Foundation and any
  • commercial trading subsidiaries.
  • Ensure compliance with finance regulations, policy and procedures.
  • Ensure correct operation of monthly payroll systems and any other accounting reporting
  • requirements to both internal and external bodies e.g. tax returns and reports to HMRC.
  • Ensure that electronic and paper filing records for all accounting transactions and banking
  • information are fully documented, complete, robust, well structured, transparent, scanned, and
  • archived for easy accessibility.
  • Provide support to budget holders to ensure financial control and effective decision-making
  • through correct financial evaluation and analysis.
  • Ensure overseas offices and projects provide regular and reliable financial and management
  • information and budgets and, to the extent required, provide assistance to them to develop
  • appropriate systems.
  • Support the review and development of financial policies and makes sure they are implemented
  • to maintain integrity and transparency throughout the organisation.
  • Monitor the movement of the relevant bank accounts and takes corrective action where
  • necessary.
  • Ensure compliance in all tax matters and submits tax schedules to the supervisor for relevant
  • approvals.
  • Lead annual account and audit processes, including preparation of year-end accounts, working
  • paper files, and day to day liaison with auditors.
  • Other ad-hoc finance related tasks as may be required by the supervisor from time to time.

The Successful Applicant

  • Finalist (ACCA/CIMA)
  • International Development Charity or equivalent
  • Excel (Pivot tables/Vlookups)
  • Experience in AP/AR/Payroll and TAX/HMRC
  • Preparation of Management Accounts

What's on Offer

£35,000 - £40,000

Osama Jelani
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+44 2078 312000

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Consultant name
Osama Jelani
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+44 2078 312000
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