Accountant

Oxfordshire Permanent £65,000 - £70,000 per year
  • Be part of a contemporary college leading the way in postgraduate education.
  • Opportunity to make a difference in education through financial support.

About Our Client

The organisation is an esteemed educational institute located in Oxfordshire, with a strong tradition of academic excellence, it is home to a vibrant community of students, faculty, and staff. The institution believes in fostering a supportive and inclusive environment that promotes learning and personal growth.

Job Description

Key responsibilities of the successful accountant:

  • Oversee all financial affairs of the college, ensuring compliance with accounting standards and regulations.
  • Prepare financial reports, budgets, and financial forecasts.
  • Lead and manage the finance team, promoting a culture of high performance and continuous improvement.
  • Provide strategic financial advice to the leadership.
  • Develop and implement robust financial policies and procedures.
  • Manage relationships with auditors, tax advisors, and other financial institutions.
  • Monitor cash flow and manage the investment portfolio.
  • Represent the college in financial and budgetary meetings.

The Successful Applicant

The successful Accountant should have:

  • A degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field.
  • Professional qualifications such as ACCA, CIMA, or ACA.
  • Proven experience in a leadership role within the finance department.
  • Experience in financial planning, budgeting, and risk management.
  • Strong knowledge of accounting standards and regulations.
  • Exceptional financial and business acumen.
  • Excellent leadership, management, and communication skills.

What's on Offer

On offer for the successful candidate:

  • An attractive annual salary in the range of £65,000 - £70,000.
  • The opportunity to work in a prestigious educational institution in Oxford.
  • The chance to lead a dynamic and dedicated team.
  • A supportive and inclusive work environment.
Contact
Jack Ryall-Champion
Quote job ref
JN-032024-6353629
Phone number
+44 186 520 8478

Job summary

Job function
Not for Profit
Subsector
Financial Accounting
Sector
Not For Profit
Location
Oxfordshire
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Jack Ryall-Champion
Consultant phone
+44 186 520 8478
Job reference
JN-032024-6353629