Central London, Greater London
£40,000 - £44,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

A large grant giving charity in central London are looking for an experiences charity accountant to support their grant-giving teams, ensuring due diligence is observed and charity specific financial regulations are adhered to.

Responsibilities:

  • To provide specialist charity finance advice to non-financial colleagues
  • To support the assessment of the financial health of grant applicants
  • To undertake due diligence in relation to potential charity grantees to ensure grants are awarded effectively and appropriately
  • To assist with timely training of non-financial colleagues on financial information relevant to their roles

Requirements:

  • A fully qualified or finalist accountant, you must be able to demonstrate you have up to date technical knowledge of a full finance qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CIPFA)
  • Sound knowledge of Charity SORP, Charity Commission Governance and tax regulations relevant to charities
  • You must have experience in an accountancy role in the third sector (this can be in-house experience or from auditing registered charities)
  • Financial Accounting experience in a grant-making charity is desirable, but not essential.
  • Outstanding verbal communication skills and demonstrable experience of working with senior stakeholders
  • Experience of working with an integrated finance system (ideally Oracle) and outstanding Excel skills

Please note that this role will interview and start on a remote basis, but this position will be based in Central London once it is safe to do so.

Initial conversations on this role will be happening on a rolling basis, please contact Emma Jaggs at Allen Lane for more information or to apply.

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Refreshed on: 19 November 2020
Closed date: 19 December 2020
Tags: Finance, Governance