Financial Accountant

Posted 19 April 2024
Salary £40,000 - £45,000
Job type Permanent
Discipline Finance Recruitment
Contact NamePuja Ladva

Job description

We are currently working in partnership with a charity with national prestige based in Central London, who are recruiting for a Financial Accountant on a permanent basis.

With an immediate start, this position is paying up to £45,000 and offers full remote working.

The ideal candidate will be part qualified in ACA/ACCA/CIMA (or equivalent), have experience in a similar position and pride themselves on fantastic communication skills.

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Managing a transactional team of two, namely an Accounts Payable Assistant and Accounts Receivable Assistant
  • Overseeing the entire financial accounting process, including maintaining the nominal ledger, identifying CAPEX and preparing a variety of reports
  • Reconciling the balance sheet control accounts, including accruals & prepayments, as well as supporting the Management Accounting in producing monthly accounts
  • Partnering with the Head of Finance to manage the external audit and prepare annual budgets
  • Upkeeping the Fixed Assets Register, ensuring records are up to date and assets are recorded and depreciated according to policy

Experience required:

  • Experience required in a similar financial accounting position
  • Experience in the public sector

Skills, knowledge and expertise required:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Intermediate Excel skills and preferably knowledge of Open Accounts
  • Part qualified in ACA/ACCA/CIMA (or equivalent)

Rewards and Benefits:

  • Hybrid working with 4 days from home
  • Flexible working hours
  • 30 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Contributory Pension Scheme – 4% employer contribution
  • Free Gym Membership to you and your partner at their gym club
  • Life Insurance
  • Family Friendly Policies
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme (EAP) – a wide range of free and confidential services for you and your immediate family (including counselling sessions)
  • Employee Discount Scheme

Working hours:

  • 35 hours per week
  • Monday – Friday, 9am-5pm (flexible hours on offer)

James Andrews is acting as an employment agency and business in relation to this role.

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