Finance Officer

Hays London Ebury Gate
08 Sep 2021
15 Sep 2021

Finance Officer, 12 Month FTC, Full time or Part time (4 days per week), ??25-000 - ??28,000 pro rata Your new company Established in 1904, generations of remarkable talent have built the reputation of this organisation for uncompromising quality and inspirational repertories. With a family of artists this organisation reaches international audiences through touring and artistic residencies. Your new role Main Responsibilities;Complete balance sheet reconciliations in a timely manner.Prepare quarterly and year-end amortisation of deferred expenditure.Produce quarterly and year-end master sheet for royalty calculations, amortisation of deferred expenditure, inventory valuation and stock write down reports.Prepare accurate and timely monthly management accounts and Finance reports.Prepare and submit the VAT Return.Assist the Head of Finance to produce the year-end statutory accounts, produce all other year-end schedules, audits and annual budgeting process.Liaise with the Finance Coordinator every week to review the purchase ledgers and check weekly payment runs.Any other duties that may be reasonably be requested. What you'll need to succeed EssentialProven relevant and solid experience in a similar role.Ability to work to a high degree of accuracy and detail in a calm, professional manner.Excellent work ethic; self-motivated; organised; and able to meet deadlines and manage a busy workload.Computer literate and numerate. Working knowledge of the Microsoft Suite at an advanced level, including Excel (pivot tables and IF statements) and highly proficient with computerised accounting systems.Previous experience of working in the charitable finance sector. DesirableExperience of the Access Dimensions accounting system.Previous experience of working in the arts sector is not required, although an understanding of how performing arts organisations operate would be helpful.Part-qualified accounting certification or qualified by experience. What you'll get in return Salary: ??25,000-??28,000 per annum, according to experienceNormal working hours: 9.30-18:00, Monday-Friday, with additional hours as required (overtime is not paid, but a time in lieu policy is in place)Notice Period: two months25 days annual leave plus bank holidaysInterest-free loan for a season travel ticketSubsidised catering facilities Membership of company pension scheme as follows:2% employer contributions and 2.4% employee contributions in the first year of employment 5% employer contributions and 2% employee contributions after 1 year's employmentCycle to work scheme What you need to do now If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at