Job reference: 1617/A

Job function/discipline: Accountancy

Basic salary: C. £35,000 pro rata

Closing date:


On behalf of our client, we are recruiting an  Accountant who will report into the Chief Executive and work as part of the Senior Management Team. The role is for a fixed term contract of 6 months and is part time 4 days per week.

The Job

  • Drive forward the commercial sustainability of the organisation through effective financial planning, financial management and the development and management of commercial ventures.
  • Drive forward business and strategic planning and performance for the organisation through effective budget management for a number of projects and core services across the organisation.
  • Oversee planning and performance of the organisation and all projects and programmes, against financial targets and objectives supporting the delivery of business and strategic plans.
  • Oversee and manage compliance with contracts, agreements and insurance policies and with all statutory duties.
  • Ensure that statutory returns and annual accounts are fully compliant, completed accurately and on time.
  • Ensure regulatory, compliance, commercial and other risks are identified, managed and monitored.

The Person

  • A professionally qualified Accountant (preferably CIMA or CIPFA) with experience operating at management level in a complex environment
  • Experience of managing large budgets (i.e. over £1 million per annum)
  • Experience of full cost recovery
  • Knowledge and / or experience of SAGE 200 would be beneficial as would an understanding of charity law and SORP would be beneficial

 Salary c. £35,000 pro rata.

To apply please send your CV via the appropriate link. Alternatively please call Beth McMaw on +44 (0)28 9062 8877 for a confidential discussion. Closing Date is Monday 10th April 2017. Client interviews will be held on 19th April.