The Hepatitis C Trust (HCT) is seeking a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or CIMA) or finalist qualified by experience, to take responsibility for maintaining the HCT accounting processes and systems, preparation of monthly management accounts and balance sheet reconciliations, and to support the CEO in preparation of the year-end statutory accounts, budgets and forecasts, all statutory reports, maintenance of internal controls and improvement of processes. Experience of working with/in UK charities and familiar with the Charities SORP.
As Head of Finance you will work closely with and report to the CEO. You will also work closely with Senior Directors at HCT, in particular supporting non-financial staff with managing their departmental and project budgets.
You will have excellent knowledge of Excel and strong experience in management accounting, financial control procedures. Good communication skills, both written and oral, and effective liaison with non-financial stakeholders are essential as are analytical and organisational skills and the ability to set priorities, plan and to meet agreed deadlines.
Experience of developing financial strategy are also desirable, although not essential.
Successful applicants will be expected to undergo a Standard Level Disclosure and Barring Service check.
The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.