Interim Part Time Financial Controller

City of London Temporary £50,000
  • Working with a growing charity
  • Are an interim charity financial controller

About Our Client

This company focuses on redistribution; reducing waste and helping those that are in need. They have recently merged with a similar organisation so are rapidly growing. This medium to the small sized team is dedicated to this charity's mission, with the combined knowledge and a supportive environment has achieved a lot in a short amount of time.

Job Description

  • Oversee the company accounts of both the charity and trading company.
  • Manage, lead and train the financial and services staff.
  • Motivate and lead finance team members by delegating roles and providing constructive feedback.
  • Suggest updates and improvements for accounting systems, process payroll information, invoicing, and processing expenses (staff and volunteers).
  • Ensure that all financial transactions are effectively recorded, filed, and reported.
  • Establish and implement financial reporting systems to comply with government legislation and regulations.
  • Work closely with the Fundraising team, board members, and 3rd party tax experts to optimise the VAT, CT, and gift aid position of the charity and trading company.
  • Support the Management Accountant in the completion of cash flow forecast by tracking transactions and regularly reviewing internal reports.
  • Work with auditors to run year end, audit and statutory accounts.
  • Work with the Company Secretary to produce the Annual report.
  • Ensure all finance policies and procedures are correctly in place and up to date.
  • Develop budgets and financial plans for the company based on research and data reports.
  • Examine all financial reports and data closely to check for discrepancies.
  • Create systems to prevent errors in data collection and calculations.
  • Report to the Director of Finance and Services with timely and accurate financial information.
  • Assist the Director of Finance and Services in presenting reports to the senior management team, trustees and board members.

The Successful Applicant

- has worked in a charity with a trading arm and understood the tax implications of this

- has managed staff before

- has year end and audit experience

- has implemented successful process improvement

What's on Offer

- part time, flexible role

- hybrid working

- £50,000

- experience of a growing organisation

Sophie Hawkes
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+44 207 269 2103

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Sophie Hawkes
Consultant phone
+44 207 269 2103
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