England, United Kingdom
£30,000 - £35,000 per year
Contract, 6 months, Full-time
Job description

Our partner is a Christian charity, working with local communities to offer children and youth the best opportunity to lead fulfilling lives. They are seeking an experienced financial accountant, for an interim cover for 6 months.


  • Lead on the month-end close.
  • Review and improve the organisation’s control processes and environment.
  • Line management responsibilities for direct and indirect reports


  • Qualified or part-qualified financial accountant with at least two years of experience coordinating month-end close activities in a large and complex organisation.
  • Excellent organisation, time management and prioritisation skills, able to work effectively to tight deadlines.
  • Strong communication skills, and able to work effectively with finance and non finance saff.
  • Experience of line management, and coaching colleagues.
  • Passionate about the work of the organisation, and empathy with the Christian ethos of the organisation. For this role, it is a requirement that the candidate is a practising Christian.

At present, due to government restrictions, the role is home-based in the UK. Once restrictions are lifted, the organisation will offer hybrid working with the individual expected to be office based one day a week.

This role is only open to those with the right to work in the UK without requiring sponsorship. This is a 6 month contract, with an immediate start preferred.

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Posted on: 20 December 2021
Closed date: 19 January 2022
Job ref: #399
Tags: Christian, Finance