Financial Accountant

Recruiter
Harris Hill Charity Recruitment
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
07 Aug 2017
Expires
14 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Are you a qualified accountant with experience of charity/third sector accounting under SORP? Are you looking for a new and exciting role? This fantastic international humanitarian charity based in Central London is seeking a Financial Accountant.In this role you will be tasked to manage the day to day financial accounting processes of this worthwhile charity. You will support the Director of Finance in the preparation of statutory financial statements in accordance with current accounting regulations (SORP) and legal requirements to agreed timelines. This is a full time permanent role.Key responsibilities include:* Support the Director of Finance to ensure all statutory reporting and compliance obligations worldwide are made on a timely basis.* Assist in the planning and management of the annual audit process.* Responsibility for financial accounting processes, including transactional processing, financial reconciliations, reporting, and month-end close processes.* Ensure balance sheet accounts and bank accounts are reconciled on a monthly basis with any adjustments made in a timely manner.* Prepare and process monthly fixed asset, prepayments, accruals and other non-cash journals and associated balance sheet reconciliations.* Oversee Assistant Financial Accountant.Essential experience/abilities required:* Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with supervisory experience in a similar role, ideally from an international organisation.* Experience of charity/third sector accounting under SORP.* Sound knowledge of financial accounting systems and MS Excel and Good knowledge of accounting systems.* Outstanding attention to detail with good verbal and written communication skills.Please apply to Harris Hill Finance with your CV ASAP to be considered for this exciting opportunity.