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A senior member of the Finance team at the world renowned Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, you will play a key role is achieving our objectives by providing management accounting services enabling us to manage our resourcing, forecasting, and budgeting throughout each year. This will in turn allow senior managers to make sound financial decisions supporting their plans, policies and procedures to meet their financial obligations.
Operating as a finance business partner; you will have a specific responsibility to the Fundraising and Membership department who are responsible for raising over £20m annually in income, supporting their financial and non-financial metrics reporting
A suitable qualified accountant with (ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent) with significant experience in management accounting and business partnering within a complex organisation, you will look to continuously contribute to developing and improving systems, reporting mechanisms and providing detailed accurate finance data.
A strong communicator with excellent attention to detail and strong organisational, communication and problem solving skills are essential for this demanding role.
Kew is the world’s leading botanic gardens, at the forefront of plant and fungal science, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a major visitor attraction. We want a world where plants and fungi are understood, valued and conserved – because our lives depend on them. We use the power of our science and the rich diversity of our gardens and collections to provide knowledge, inspiration and understanding of why plants and fungi matter to everyone.
We offer a fantastic range of benefits including a broad range of Learning and Development opportunities, with access to the Civil Service training curriculum, generous annual leave entitlement for new starters, family friendly policies, a choice of competitive pensions and flexible benefits scheme.
Closing date: 23 June 2019.
Interviews are planned for: Wednesday 10 July 2019.
We are committed to equality of opportunity and welcome applications from all sections of the community. We guarantee to interview all disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria for the post.
No agencies please.