Financial Accountant

Location
Manchester
Salary
£38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
08 Jun 2021
Closes
06 Jul 2021
Ref
JD/FinancialAccountant/AM
Contact
Joe Develing
Job Title
Accountant
Category
Charity
Experience Levels
Qualified Accountant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Axon Moore have been engaged by a truly unique organisation based in Manchester City Centre looking to bring onboard an Accountant into a broad role that works across Financial Controls, Management Accounts, Commercial Analysis and Statutory Reporting.

My client is industry leading, working in the charitable/ arts sector and would be of particular interest to those looking to join an organisation with a shared passion.

The responsibilities of this role include:
  • Management of the transactional finance function.
  • Manage regularly reconciliations on a monthly and quarterly basis.
  • Working across the business to continual strive to achieve best practice across various finance systems.
  • Support the senior leadership team to map on a controls framework to ensure accuracy and continuity of finance systems.
  • Work closely with the Head of Finance to ensure the year end and audit process is completed to a high degree of accuracy.
  • Prepare statutory tax returns.
  • Prepare financial reporting for external investment initiatives.
  • Oversee petty cash and expenses.
  • Directly supporting the Management Accounts process.
  • Work with Management accounts to review key financial variances.
  • Support the development of new finance systems.
The ideal individual will be:
  • ACA/ CIMA or ACCA Qualified.
  • Experience producing statutory accounts and tax returns is highly advantageous.
  • Strong commitment to continually looking for opportunities to improve.
  • Strong communicator with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Intermediate Excel skills as a minimum.