Financial AccountantLondon

  • Job Reference: CYC6938510
  • Date Posted: 13 February 2020
  • Recruiter: London
  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Salary: £200 to £250 Per Day
  • Bonus/Benefits: £200 - 250 per day
  • Sector: Finance & Accounting
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description


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  • Financial Accountant
  • Ref: CYC6938510
  • Sector: Charity  
  • Location: Central London
  • Length of assignment: 6 months (Part Time)
  • Daily rate: £200-£250

Job description and overall purpose:

  • Responsible for month end close and reconciliations
  • Prepare the Statutory Accounts for 2019-20
  • Fundraising income account reconciliation including donor reporting

Key activities:

  • Ensure all financial transactions are entered on to the finance system by the 10th of each month.
  • Responsible for month end routines, including:
  • Bank reconciliations.
  • Income posting
  • Prepayments/ Accruals
  • Balance Sheet and Control A/C reconciliations
  • Support the Fundraising Team with tenders and costing for donations and events
  • Manage donor reporting for actual vs forecast expenditure
  • Liaise with the fundraising team and reconcile fundraised income reported
  • Manage gift aid claims and recovery from HMRC
  • Preparation of the statutory accounts in accordance with charity and accounting standards
  • Ensure that the allocation of reserves follows current guidelines
  • Mentor and develop the Finance department


  • ACCA, ACA or CIMA Qualified
  • Proven experience of operating at senior management level
  • Significant experience working in a charity or not-for-profit environment
  • Yearend reporting experience to Charity SORP standards
  • Advanced skills in MS Excel and MS Word and finance software

If you are interested in this position or would like to find out more about similar roles please contact Charlotte Chambers or Myles Argent on 020 7557 7667 and email your CV to