Management Accountant


Ref: AK51878

Temporary & Contract
£45,000 - £50,000, depending on experience

Our client, a charity, is looking for a Management Accountant to join the team on a 6-month basis. Based in north London, but with the option of remote working, or a flexible model is welcome. A successful candidate will be a qualified accountant with c. 2 years of post-qualification experience within a similar position.


  • Prepare monthly management accounts periodic management accounts for 2 welfare charities.
  • Close the year-end accounts for all charities
  • Prepare lead schedules for auditors with input from the Finance team.
  • Prepare all balance sheet reconciliations and review and approve bank reconciliations
  • Book agreed audit adjustments and reconcile the opening balance sheet.
  • Be the main point of contact for the auditors.
  • Prepare finance-related materials for monthly Board meetings and quarterly Finance Committee meetings. Act as secretary for the Finance Committee and investment fund by preparing agendas and taking and preparing minutes.
  • Prepare short-term and long-term cashflow analysis on a periodic basis.
  • Prepare a 3-year forecast for the fiscal year ending 31st October 2022 (plus 2 years), to be presented to management and auditors as part of going concern workings.


  • Qualified accountant with at least 2 years working experience after qualifying or equivalent.
  • Either worked as an auditor or prepared accounts for audit.
  • Good technical knowledge in UK GAAP and ideally Charities SORP.
  • Experience of working in the not-for-profit/charity sector is desirable.
  • A team player with the ability to communicate effectively with superiors and subordinates.
  • Good written and presentational skills are desirable.
  • Ability to communicate with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Ability to manage people and motivate them to produce excellent results.
  • Ability to formulate policies in line with the strategy.


To apply for this role, please use the Apply button, or alternatively, email your CV to Alexis quoting reference AK51878.

Please note that due to the expected volume of applications, we will only be able to respond to those candidates whose experience matches the requirements of our client. We are sorry, but if you have not heard from us within the next ten days, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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