Westminster, Greater London
£50,000 - £60,000 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

The Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons is the regulatory body for the veterinary and veterinary nursing professions in the UK. It sets, upholds and advances veterinary standards for the benefit of animal health and welfare, and public health.


As a statutory regulator we are responsible under the Veterinary Surgeons Act 1966 for keeping the register of veterinary surgeons eligible to practise in the UK, setting standards for veterinary education and regulating the professional conduct of veterinary surgeons.

We aim to enhance society through improved animal health and welfare. We do this by setting, upholding and advancing the educational, ethical and clinical standards of veterinary surgeons and veterinary nurses

Key Responsibilities     

  • Integrate the HR and payroll systems and reduce or eliminate paper processes
  • Review the process, maintain and monitor current and projected cashflow forecasts
  • Review the recording of and processing of income and expenditure
  • Develop a series of key performance indicators, based on best practice, for the Finance Team


  • To deputise for the Operations Director and cover the roll of the Management Accountant.

Essential Criteria

Worked in the not for profit/charity sector


  Qualified Accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)


Skills, Knowledge & Experience

SAGE 200

Payroll packages

Desired skills & experience

Experience Managing people


This is a 3 month fixed term role with view to extend. The role is currently fully remote due to Covid19, we work on Microsof

The RCVS is an equal opportunities employer & Stonewall Diversity Champion

We offer flexible working, 2 days paid volunteering per year, Holiday Trading, Loyalty Bonus, Babylon Health app free, Employee Assistance program, Free eye tests, In House Staff Massages and a generous pension and benefits package.

Applicants must have the right to work in the UK.

We are an equal opportunity employer and Stonewall Diversity Champion and have featured in the rankings of the Great Place to Work Awards for the past 6 consecutive years (2014 – 2020).

To Apply please visit our website via the apply button and please include your CV and Cover letter within the same document

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RCVS Knowledge

About Us

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Refreshed on: 17 January 2021
Closed date: 29 January 2021
Tags: Finance, Management

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