Role details

Interim Financial Controller for an International Charity

London   •  Temporary

Bullet points

  • Financial Controller for an established international Charity
  • Reporting to the Director of Finance

About Our Client

The Client is a large international Charity focusing on Health and Human Rights.

Job Description

The Financial Controller will report to the Director of Finance and be responsible for a small team.

The Key Tasks are:

- To develop policies and tools to promote a culture of financial control and performance across the Member Associations.

To lead the year end statutory financial statement preparation and external audit process including the consolidation of the financial statements from international branches.

- To oversee the provision of the management accounts service to all budget holders.

- To ensure that calculations, payments and reclaims to the UK tax authorities (VAT / PAYE/ Gift Aid) are completed on a timely basis.

- To lead the Central Office finance team, to ensure that all transaction processes operate in line with agreed procedures.

- To operate a treasury management system to minimise foreign exchange and credit risk.

- To ensure that effective arrangements to review and process monthly payroll transactions operate in line with internal and HMRC requirements.

The Successful Applicant


- The post holder must be a CCAB qualified account.

- Extensive exposure to related work, to include record of proven ability in staff management.

- Excellent accounting and budgeting skills.

- Good knowledge of accounting standards (UK / US and International).

- Audit and financial systems analysis experience.


- Evidence of professional development particularly in business skills desirable.

- Previous charity / not for profit experience not essential, but some international experience (particularly developing country issues) desirable.

- Knowledge of INFOR SunSystems desirable.

What's on Offer

The Client is offering a daily rate between 275-350 for a 6 month contract.

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