Corporate Finance Manager
Manchester, or other UK location
Salary £43,428 per annum (plus contributory pension)
MAG saves lives and builds futures by working with others to reclaim land contaminated with the debris of conflict, to reduce the daily risk of death or injury for civilians, and to create safe and secure conditions for development. MAG shared the 1997 Nobel Peace Prize as a founding member of the International Campaign to Ban Landmines for our work to ban landmines. Our vision is a safe and secure future for men, women and children affected by armed violence and conflict.
Having recently undertaken some structural and transformational changes within the HQ Finance Department, we are now looking for an experienced Corporate Finance Manager to join our dynamic and successful team. This is a new and exciting role created as an integral part of our growth; thereby enabling us to make a real difference, supporting our lifesaving work across the globe.
You will be responsible for the production of the UK and overseas annual statutory accounts for MAG and liaison with external auditors. You will be the lead in the production of the HQ Annual Business Plan and monthly HQ Management Accounts as well as supporting the Head of Corporate Finance in the production of the Global Management Accounts and the execution of Corporate Finance team responsibilities. This role will line manage the Assistant Accountants including support, development, and learning opportunities.
This role requires a strong technical Accountant with the ability to solve complex problems and to design and implement fit for purpose financial controls and workflows. They will need strong organisation, co-ordination and planning skills, ability to work at pace and with a range of competing demands whilst maintaining excellent judgement and prioritising work to meet deadlines. MAG is looking for an individual who is self-motivated and flexible with an enthusiastic approach to work and ability to work with a high degree of autonomy. Experience of preparing Charity SORP statutory accounts and leading on external statutory audits is essential.
In light of the COVID-19 outbreak, and to ensure the health and wellbeing of everyone who works for MAG and their families we have put in place a new working arrangement - remote working from home - to reflect what is a rapidly changing situation. This role has opportunity to be carried out at Manchester or in a working from a home environment.
Please note that as part of MAG's commitment to safeguarding, this post is subject to background checks before an offer of employment is confirmed.
How to apply
For the further information on the role, the application pack and details of how to apply, please visit the MAG website by the closing date of 21st February 2021. We do reserve the right to contact candidates sooner than the closing date due to the urgency of this role.
Due to the high volume of applications that we receive, we are not able to respond to every application. If you have not heard back from us within 3 weeks of applying, it means that your application has not been successful.