Role details

Finance Manager

Haywards Heath   •   £40,000 - £42,000   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Two-Year fixed term contract
  • Based in Haywards Heath

About Our Client

Well known charity based in Haywards Heath.

Job Description

Your duties will include :

  • Lead the annual budgeting process
  • Liaise with Project Director and Project Officer to establish output targets and ensure these are properly reflected in budgets
  • Provide reviews of expenditure vs budget
  • Responsibility for the maintenance of the financial system as the home for partners' agreements, approved users, budgets, outputs and expenditure reports
  • Ensure comprehensive audit trail of review process on the system
  • Work with the Project Director to review all financial expenditure reports/outputs on system
  • Follow up with financial monitoring, including development and delivery of the risk and audit review visit plan for the project, working closely with line manager
  • Prepare financial reports and forecasts
  • Reconcile the reports to the accounting system
  • Produce quarterly internal management accounts in line with team timetable
  • Contribute to project Annual Report
  • Take responsibility for key project outputs as recorded by partners, including unit cost data, identifying errors and reconciling with other data sources
  • Take the lead on day to day finance and administration tasks on the project including partner transfers, funds request, cost recovery, fund management and procurement

The Successful Applicant

Key requirements:

  • Proven finance and accountancy experience
  • Qualified or part-qualified accountant an advantage
  • Experience of working for a charity is preferred but not essential
  • Experience of analysing cost drivers and unit costs across programmes, partners and countries



The ideal candidate will have had exposure of managing high value budgets and working in a similar role.

What's on Offer

£40,000 - £42,000

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