Finance Manager Charity
Our client is the leading provider of supported housing to vulnerable Veterans. They also provide a wide range of support services and make a real difference to the lives of hundreds of ex-Service men and women. They require a Finance Manager on a part-time basis for approximately three to four days per week to support the Director of Finance. Duties & Responsibilities
To produce monthly Management Accounts to specific deadlines
To produce monthly Cashflow projections and to monitor cash flow closely
To support the Director of Finance in the provision of relevant, timely and accurate financial information for decision making.
To assist the Director of Finance in the preparation of the annual accounts and financial statements
- in managing & monitoring budgets
- in Development projects
- in developing external relationships with appropriate contacts, e.g. auditors, solicitors, bankers and statutory organisations such as HMRC
- to maintain the Asset Register
- to manage & develop the Finance team
Other ad hoc duties commensurate with the position
Candidate Profile and experience
Relevant accountancy qualification e.g. Certified, Chartered or CIMA or relevant transferable equivalent experience.
Management or other post qualification education/training helpful
Significant financial management experience, ideally in social housing and/or the voluntary sector
Understanding of the requirements of the HCA, Charity Commission, Companies House, Financial Services Authority and other relevant statutory bodies
Proven ability to work effectively with, Regulatory bodies and Funders and in building effective partnerships
Experience of managing and motivating a staff team, including recruitment and selection, supervision, performance management and appraisal, identifying and meeting training needs.
General financial and accounting experience gained in the private, public or voluntary sectors.
Experience of using Financial accounting packages and /or databases. Intermediate to Advanced Excel including using complex spreadsheets and formulae, and a high level of IT literacy especially Sage.