Senior Finance Officer
We are looking for a Senior Finance Officer to manage the 'back office' function, including a small transactional team, and maintain the integrity of the accounting systems and processes. The Royal Air Forces Association is the charity that supports the RAF family. From an injured airman fighting to get back on his feet, to a child missing a parent working away from home, to a WWII veteran in need of companionship, the Association is there. Senior Finance Officer Hours: Full Time, 37.5 hours Salary: GBP31,894 - GBP33,573 Location: Leicester Department: Finance The post holder will oversee the management, development and integrity of financial transaction processing and ensure strict adherence to financial policies, processes and procedures, including income, expenditure, payroll and treasury management. In addition to this, the Senior Finance Officer will also ensure that financial data is accurate to enable quality financial reports to be prepared through the correct treatment and allocation of financial transactions. The ideal candidate will be a Qualified Accountant (ACA, ACCA, ACMA) with a minimum of 3 years PQE (although QBE will be considered) and they will have the experience of the preparation of statutory accounts for not for profit reporting entities. A working knowledge of FRS102 and the Charity SORP, detailed working knowledge of the mechanics of recording and recovering Gift Aid, Preparation of Government returns including the Charity Commission and HMRC are also essential elements. In addition to this they will also have the knowledge and experience of using accounting software such as SAGE/Exchequer and BACS system and direct debit collection processes. Experience of managing of a small team is essential as is the training and development of that team. Closing date for receipt of all applications is Friday 22nd September First stage Interviews will be held on Thursday 28th September in Leicester TO APPLY AND FOR MORE INFORMATION: If you would like to find out more about this position and to apply, please click the 'Apply on Website' button to be directed to the RAF Association website to download the appropriate documents. No agencies please.