St Joseph's Hospice
Hackney, Greater London
Band 6 £32,837.52 - £43,181.19 per annum inclusive
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Hours of work: 37.5 per week

St Joseph's Hospice was founded in 1905 by the Religious Sisters of Charity and as such it has a rich, Catholic heritage which informs our work today: to support and welcome those in need, from all different cultures, religions and backgrounds.

We provide high-quality specialist palliative care for patients with cancer and other life-threatening conditions across East and North London. We have a large team of clinical staff who work across community, in-patient and out-patient services delivering individualised, responsive and holistic support to patients and their families/carers.

The Management Accountant will work closely with the Financial Controller and be responsible for the production of all departmental management accounts. You will be working with budget holders to ensure effective management and optimal performance of the Hospice and assisting budget holders to set robust budgets that are fit for purpose, and play a vital role in the production of rolling forecasts.  You will also be assisting the Financial Controller with the production of consolidated accounts and year-end accounts, as well as reconciliation of the balance sheet accounts.

The successful candidate will demonstrate the following:

  • Part-qualified (finalist) accountant (CIMA, ACCA or equivalent)
  • Knowledge of accounting principles and practices
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Experience of preparing and improving business and financial reports

Continuation of NHS Pension Scheme is available

We offer 27 days' holiday plus public holidays and excellent pension scheme.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.

For further information and to apply, please visit our website via the Apply button.

Applicants are subject to enhanced DBS (previously CRB).

Closing date: 24th January 2021

Posted on: 07 January 2021
Closed date: 24 January 2021
Job ref: J253-A-21-2186
Tags: Finance, Management