Victoria & Albert Museum - Group Accountant

Recruiter
Allen Lane
Location
London
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
08 Apr 2017
Closes
08 May 2017
Sector
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

As the world’s leading Museum of art and design, the V&A aims to enrich people’s lives by promoting the practice of design and increasing knowledge, understanding and enjoyment of the designed world. Alongside a £50m capital project and an ambitious development programme (FuturePlan), the V&A is focusing on increasing commercial revenue and embedding a closer working relationship to partner with the non-finance community more closely.

Reporting into the Financial Reporting Manager, this is a key position responsible for supporting the smooth running of the financial accounting function of the organisation.

Your key responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of the annual statutory accounts for the organisation and its subsidiaries; ensuring compliance with relevant legislation;
  • Ensuring that finance systems, processes and controls are operating efficiently and effectively;
  • Liaising with Gilbert Trust Curator and relevant Finance Business Partner to ensure grants are accounted for appropriately and assist with budget management;
  • Preparing corporation tax information for the Museum and all associated entities, including Museums and Galleries tax relief claim; working with relevant Finance Business Partners to understand budgetary impact of the Museums and Galleries tax relief;
  • Preparing the monthly payroll journal for all relevant entities.

The successful candidate will be a Part-Qualified or Fully Qualified finance professional (ACA/ACCA/CIMA/CIPFA) from the Charity, Commercial or wider Public Sector/. You will have an autonomous and proactive approach with specialist technical accounting skills and experience in the completion of statutory accounts. Enthusiasm for the sector is a must.

For more details on how to apply please contact Bryony Feeney following the link.