Head of Finance

Head of Finance

  • Location

    United Kingdom

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  • Salary:

    £20.88 - 23.08 per hour

  • Contact :

    Sekai Lindsay

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  • Contact phone:

    020 7820 7307

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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I am delighted to be working alongside an amazing independent environmental charity in search of a Interim Head of Finance. As Head of Finance, you will be responsible for the day to day running of finance function of commercial and charitable activities.
You will support the Finance Director by preparing timely management information for budget holders, the Senior Leadership Team and Trustees to aid planning and decision making. The role is also responsible for ensuring that financial systems and controls are adhered to in order to ensure that the organisation is safeguarded from fraud and error. As Head of Finance, you will play a pivotal role in building excellent relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

Key areas of responsibility:
Finance & Accounting
Payments and credit control
Payroll and pensions
Fundraising, Grant Management and Restricted Funding
Training & Coaching
Audit and external relationships
Systems maintenance

Person Specification:
Qualified ACA/ACCA/CIMA with experience in a similar role
Demonstrable understanding of charity and company accounting requirements including Companies Act, Charities SORP and FRS 102
Ability to interpret and clearly explain complex financial data to non-finance staff
Understanding of VAT partial exemption, gift-aid and corporation tax relevant to the organisation
Previous line management experience with a focus on developing and training staff
Desire to be part of a small team with an understanding of the constraints of working in the charity or non-for-profit sector with limited resources

If you have the above skills and experience and are immediately available, please apply online, I would love to have a conversation with you!