City of London, Greater London (Hybrid)
London, Greater London
£49,810 - £56,690 per annum inclusive of Inner London Weighting (depending on experience/performance)
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Senior Accountant – Financial Investments

£49,810 - £56,690 per annum inclusive of Inner London Weighting (depending on experience/performance)

Permanent, Full-time

Ref: CHA687


Are you an articulate, experienced finance professional with practical knowledge gained within the charitable and/or endowment sector?  Would you relish the opportunity of being involved in the financial investments for City’s Cash (an endowment), Bridge House Estates (BHE) (a registered charity: 1035628) and for other charities of which the City Corporation is trustee?


Are you passionate about combining the highest levels of customer service whilst also delivering on challenging output based performance targets? Would you like to work for a fascinating organisation, combining ancient traditions and historic functions with its role as a modern local authority at the centre of the Capital, serving the ‘Square Mile’ and providing services that have local, regional, and sometimes national significance


If so, an exciting new opportunity has arisen within the Corporate Treasury team, of the Chamberlain’s (Finance) Department.


Reporting to the Group Accountant (Treasury & Investments), the successful applicant will provide high quality financial reporting around the financial investments belong to City’s Cash, BHE and other charities. The postholder will work with our key advisors, other officers, the external auditors, investment managers and other partners to ensure relevant investment strategies are implemented effectively and in meeting our ambitious Climate Action Strategy targets.


You will be a fully qualified accountant with work experience within the endowment/charity sector or the investment industry.  A good working knowledge of charity and endowment investment finance is essential and you should be able to provide clear professional advice to senior officers and Members.


Closing date for applications is 12:00 noon on Monday 30 May 2022.


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The City of London Corporation is committed to Equal Opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

Posted on: 13 May 2022
Closed date: 30 May 2022 at 12:00
Job ref: CHA687
Tags: Finance, Senior Management