Financial Controller

England | London - Head Office

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England | London - Head Office
89 Albert Embankment
Job function
£56,500 pa + London Allowance

35 hours per week / Permanent

Vauxhall, London

Closing date: 31st July 2020 (subject to change)

Interview date: 5th - 7th August (First round) / 11th / 12th August (Second round)

About the role

The purpose of the role is to ensure the accuracy of the Trial Balance through regular review of key figures and processes.  Own the Chart of Accounts and ensure that it is fit for purpose.  Ensure compliance with Charity and other accounting regulations, including correct allocations between reserves and an accurate Fixed Asset Register.  Support decision making on capital expenditure.

Manage the Financial Operations & Systems Manager to provide a responsive, efficient and customer facing transaction processing service and adopt a coaching management style to lead the Financial Control team to achievement of its objectives.

Own the year end process to deliver a clean audit and accurate and timely Annual Accounts, including input on the final design and wording and provision of information for the Audit and Risk Committee. Manage any audits required for regulatory reasons (Gambling Commission, Cabinet Office).

Ensure timely and accurate returns and compliance with all HMRC requirements through the Financial Accountant and Gift Aid Accountant. Support the Payroll Manager as required to ensure HMRC compliance with all employment tax issues.  Lead on providing other tax advice as required by the charity.

Ensure a strong control environment (policies and procedures documented and understood, regular review of key processes).  Ensure SUN, V1 and other financial systems are able to deliver accurate numbers and strong controls through the Financial Accountant and the Financial Operations & Systems Manager.

For more detailed information on this role, please view the job description.

About us

Marie Curie is committed to a world where everyone can thrive and fulfil their potential. We are devoted to the social justice imperatives and organisational benefits of full diversity, inclusion and equity in the workplace, and are a Stonewall champion. We actively encourage and welcome applications from candidates of diverse cultures, perspectives and lived experiences.

Every day of your life matters – from the first to the last. When you work for Marie Curie, you understand that better than ever. We’re a passionate, committed and diverse team of more than 4,400 staff and 12,000 volunteers, here for people living with any terminal illness, and their families. We offer expert care, guidance and support, to help them get the most from the time they have left.