Part time Finance Manager

Recruiter
Futureversity
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
11 Feb 2018
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time
Futureversity is a charity based in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets whose mission is to improve social mobility by enhancing the career prospects of 14 to 16 year olds from disadvantaged backgrounds. We do this by providing free courses designed to fill the ‘Education Blind Spot’ of empty summers which create multiple, negative effects for many young people. We are fortunate to have very significant engagement of corporate volunteers and strong Business Education links. Over the last three years we have established a successful organisation with an engaged board of Trustees, sound financial planning, management and governance and a highly motivated staff of four talented professionals. Futureversity is now poised to move to the next stage in its development, our vision is to deliver a wide range of courses and online programmes based on making young people aware of and helping them develop core capabilities for life and work. We are looking for a part time accounts manager to join our innovative team for approx one day per week. You must be able to ensure a high level of integrity in financial reporting. What will you be doing? As a small charity the post holder will be ‘hands on’ and responsible for the efficient running of every aspect of the day-to-day finance function as well as for example leading in the drafting of annual statutory accounts, liaising with the Finance and Risk committee and preparing annual budgets. Who you are? A relevant accounting qualification or part qualification and experience of financial management are essential. It would be helpful, but not only restricted to, candidates who have worked in the charity sector before.The appointed candidate should have knowledge of Sage accounting software, preparing management accounts. The role is estimated to require input of one day per week on average and we offer flexible working options around this. We’d love to hear from you, please send your CV to: Jamila Daley-Jeffers: jamila@futureversity.org Cover letters are not required at this stage. A full job description will be provided to shortlisted candidates.