Financial Accountant

Location London
Discipline: Finance
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £40000 - £45000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Contact name: Tom Eley

Job ref: 10137
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP

FINANCIAL ACCOUNTANT
LONDON (REMOTE)
UP TO £45K - STUDY SUPPORT

THE COMPANY:

We're proud to be partnering with a global charity providing life changing opportunities by providing education to those that need it via nontraditional methods.

Ideally coming from a not-for-profit background, the successful Financial Accountant will be tasked with supporting the Head of Finance in the maintenance of the financial records of the organisation as well as developing, managing and reporting to senior staff on identified, operations and activities.

THE FINANCIAL ACCOUNTANT:

  • Support the Head of Finance with the preparation of the Charity's monthly management accounts, to include:
  • Reconciliation and posting of the balance sheet control accounts, accruals and prepayments.
  • Reconciliation and posting of income deferrals and accruals.
  • Identification and reclassification of capital expenditure.
  • Maintain the charity's fixed asset register, ensuring assets are recorded and depreciated according to the correct accounting policies.
  • Prepare, post and reconcile all recharges to internal departments and external customers.
  • Maintain and monitor all assigned control accounts, reconciling on a monthly basis as well as investigating and correcting any variance.
  • Prepare ad-hoc reports as required by the Head of Finance and other stakeholders.
  • Maintain and modify as required all accounting systems within areas of responsibility to ensure the effective management of the Charity's financial information
  • Assist the Head of Finance in managing an efficient year-end audit and assisting in the annual budget process.
  • Deputise for Head of Finance as and when required, taking on all associated responsibilities and duties.

THE PERSON:

  • Part qualified accountant (AAT/ACCA/CIMA) with intent to qualify
  • Management accounts preparation
  • Financial accounts preparation
  • Able to use Excel to an advanced level
  • Knowledge of Open Accounts
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Ability to handle and resolve complex accounting data and systems
  • Ability to analyse and interpret written and numerical data, in an easily understandable format to non-finance personnel
  • Ability in resolving problems and leading on the decision-making front
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Excellent administrative and organisational abilities with close attention to detail
  • Good IT skills, including all Microsoft office packages

TO APPLY:

Please send your CV for the Financial Accountant role via the advertisement for immediate consideration.

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