Interim Director of Finance

Harris Hill Charity Recruitment
London (Greater)
06 Dec 2017
08 Dec 2017
Job role
A fantastic opportunity has arisen to work for an inspiring and forward thinking human rights charity as a Finance Director on an interim basis. The post holder would be responsible for the strategic and day-to-day management of the organisation's finance, IT, data and facilities functions, ensuring that robust information, planning, reporting and financial control procedures are in place and operating effectively.Key responsibilities will include:- Oversee all other internal financial reporting, including management accounts, forecasting and variance reports for the executive team and board- Prepare the annual statutory accounts and liaise with the appointed auditors- Manage all tax and other statutory returns- Continuous analysis to provide rigorous cost control and tax planning across the organisation- Liaise with the Grants team to ensure effective compliance systems are in place for all restricted grants to meet agreed outputs, financial management and reporting requirements- Lead on, compile and present a revised annual forecast of income and expenditure to the April Finance CommitteeThe successful candidate will have the following skills and experience;- Fully qualified Accountant (e.g. ACCA, ACA, CIPFA)- Experience in the preparation, monitoring and reporting of budget and financial management information- Substantial experience of management at a senior level- Experience of developing, delivering and monitoring financial strategy- Experience preparing statutory accounts and managing external audit processes- Experience of the charity sector- An understanding of statutory funding regulations and processes