Role details

General Finance Manager

Wandsworth   •   £40,000 - £45,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Work for an elderly care charity
  • Working closely with the Director of Finance as a senior member of finance

About Our Client

Nightingale Hammerson is an independent charity which runs two care homes across London and is one of the Jewish community's leading providers of residential care for older people, highly rated by the Care Quality Commission and with Beacon status in end of life care. At this exciting time in its 170 year history, the Charity is about to embark on rebuilding its North London home, enabling it to provide state of the art care for generations to come. Key to the Nightingale culture is the treatment of all with respect and dignity in a safe and stimulating environment, with all staff members taking a real interest in the purpose of the charity and the people it cares for, while a strong leadership team and engaged Board of Trustees work to ensure both quality day to day provision and long-term sustainability

Job Description

Key responsibilities of the General Finance Manager will include but not be limited to:

  • Assisting director of finance with preparation of annual budgeting and audit process
  • Supporting Director of Finance in ad-hoc projects as required, including major capital redevelopment programme
  • Key member of credit control team with responsibility for introducing formal system of follow up and thus reducing debtor days
  • Reconciliation of investment accounts on a monthly basis and preparation of quarterly Investment Report for Finance Committee and six monthly report for Investment Committee
  • Preparation & submission of quarterly VAT returns for organisation and its subsidiary including ongoing review of recoverable VAT
  • Assisting in development, updating and documentation of procedures and controls to ensure the organisation continues to safeguard its assets in an efficient manner
  • Carrying out a range of internal audit checks to ensure controls are operating efficiently and reporting on same
  • Overseeing day to day IT provision within the organisation and assisting Director of Finance with strategic IT projects

The Successful Applicant

You will be a fully qualified ACA or ACCA accountant (or equivalent) with strong technical skills that can be evidenced through experience and a background in a small to medium sized practice organisation would be highly advantageous. The ability to communicate effectively with non-finance budget holders is essential to success within the finance manager role and therefore experience of this or the clear ability to deliver in this area is crucial.

What's on Offer

  • Salary £40,000-£45,000
  • Fantastic organisational culture
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Work/Life balance
  • Free staff gym
  • Season ticket loan
  • Subsidised staff food

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