Role details

Interim Financial Accountant for an International Charity

London   •  Temporary

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  • Interim Financial Accountant for an Internation Development Charity
  • Reporting to the Head of Corporate Finance

About Our Client

The client is an established International Development Charity based in London.

Job Description

The key responsibilities will include:

  • Liaison with auditors, preparation and management of audit work;
  • Ensuring that all aspects of the organisation's annual report are compliant with regulatory requirements and best practice for UK registered charities and companies limited by guarantee
  • Delivery of timely statutory, financial and management accounts;
  • Preparation of the annual accounts for audit;
  • Working with the Programme Finance Manager and the Grants Team
  • Ensuring professional and compliant delivery of all financial processes, drive improvements in processes and ensure all staff members understand and adopt such processes

The Successful Applicant


Professional qualification, or qualification by experience, in finance or accounting

Experience of managing financial and management accounts systems/processes, including annual accounts, budgeting, cost allocations, audits and external reporting.

Experience of liaising with and advising non-financial managers and staff

Experience of managing external professional and service provider relationships

Good understanding of charity finance regulations and systems

High degree of proficiency in Quick Books, Excel

Knowledge of SORP accounting requirements

Strong communication, liaison and interpersonal skills to work effectively with people at all levels, and represent the organisation


Experience of management accounts systems

Experience of working in, or dealing with, developing countries and fragile states

What's on Offer

The client is offering a day rate of between £200 and £300 for a role due to last 3 months.

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