Finance Manager

  • Job Reference: FM-MR-L
  • Date Posted: 7 June 2024
  • Recruiter: Excel Recruitment
  • Location: Central London
  • Remote Working: Some remote working possible
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Marcus Ratcliff
  • Email:

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Finance Manager to join a prestigious membership body and charity, operating with responsibility for day-to-day financial management of the organisation, working closely with accountants to review management accounting information and prepare accounts, and ensuring compliance with statutory requirements.

Key Responsibilities of the Finance Manager:

  • Oversee all income and expenditure processing, maintaining and improving bookkeeping and accounting systems.
  • Maintain all ledgers and journals, and act as key contact with the organisation’s bank.
  • Prepare for annual financial audits and ensure their successful delivery with external auditors.
  • File annual return to the Charity Commission and Companies House.
  • Undertake any budgeting and forecasting responsibilities.
  • Ensure compliance with relevant financial legislation.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience of the Finance Manager:

  • Qualified through an approved body, including ACA, ACMA, CIPFA, CIMA, DoChM.
  • At least three years’ experience of working in finance in a charity environment.
  • Experience of production of budgets, management accounts analysis, and leading annual audit processes.
  • Highly attentive to detail and analytical, with practical knowledge of SAGE accounting software and production of accounts to Trial Balance level.

Salary and Benefits:

  • £37,000 to £45,000 pro rata.
  • Permanent role, available to work either as a full-time position or 80% FTE.
  • Hybrid working pattern; based in an office in Central London, with provision for remote working.
  • Generous pension scheme and 30 days’ annual leave.

To be considered for this role, please send your CV to Marcus today.