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Financial Controller

Financial Controller

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Financial Control

  • Type:


  • Salary:

    £50000.00 - £56144.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Matt Davidson

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Financial Controller, up to £56,144 + Benefits

For a large membership organisation and registered charity, we are recruiting a Financial Controller either on an FTC or Permanent basis. Ideally starting immediately, the Financial Controller will report to the Finance Director and will manage a team of 3 to provide all financial transaction processing, financial controls, external audit, annual statutory accounts, and management of treasury, including the investment portfolio. This role will also support the financial system, trading system and CRM.

Main Duties:

  • Responsible for the financial accounts, month-end, COA, balance sheet and reconciliations
  • Preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Monthly balance sheet reconciliations
  • Manage Sales and Purchase Ledger and Cashbook, line managing transaction processing staff to ensure aged debtors and creditors are chased monthly
  • Oversee the financial system, its administration and support PO processing
  • Manage day to day cash flow and treasury function including loans
  • Support the FD in the development and maintenance of financial policies and procedures
  • Responsible for all taxation and work with HR for processing monthly payroll and control accounts and payroll returns
  • Manage fixed asset register
  • Support the FD in the preparation of the final year end accounts and external audit planning
  • Support the production of the annual budget and 5-year financial plans
  • Oversee regulatory returns to the Charity Commission, Companies House etc

Person Specification:

  • CCAB qualified, ideally with experience from the charity sector
  • Strong charity and SORP accounting experience
  • Strong month-end and year end statutory accounting experience including Audit
  • Partial Exemption for VAT within charities
  • Investment Portfolio experience
  • Strong balance sheet and control accounts experience
  • VAT, Gift Aid, PAYE, and NI experience
  • Experience of restricted and Un restricted and Designated Funds
  • Managing and supervising staff including performance management
  • Strong MS Excel experience and Chart of Accounts experience
  • Strong treasury management, banking, loans, and capital requirements experience


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