City of London, London
£42000 - £45000 per annum
Permanent
Job description

About the role:

A well-established children's charity are looking for a Financial Accountant to join their Financial Accounting & Control Team. This is a fantastic, varied permanent opportunity offering hybrid working and the chance to prosper as you support the Financial Accounting & Control Manager with effectively delivering tasks.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Working with the Financial Accounting & Control Manager to implement, enforce and monitor internal control procedures, performing relevant tasks in relation to this such as reviewing journals and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Supporting the Financial Accounting & Control Manager in the delivery of the Annual Report & Accounts, including meeting the requirements of the external auditors
  • Preparing quarterly VAT returns and overseeing tax compliance within the organisation
  • Monitoring and forecasting cash flow and maintaining appropriate treasury management procedures and controls
  • Reviewing fixed asset reconciliations and reporting, and monitoring the accuracy of the fixed asset register

The successful candidate will:

  • Be a newly qualified accountant, ex auditor or experience of working in a complex organisation
  • Have solid experience in relation to the key responsibilities of this role and be able to evidence this
  • Be passionate about working for a children's charity
  • Be ambitious, hardworking and able to meet tight deadlines to a high standard
  • Have excellent communication skills, able to convey complex financial information to a wide range of stakeholders
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Posted on: 29 November 2021
Closed date: 06 December 2021
Job ref: FA3
Tags: Finance