City of London
21 days ago
Great Ormond Street Hospital
This is a critical role of great responsibility, ensuring the overall financial compliance of Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity.
We’re looking for someone who is continually willing to improve and challenge, helping others to understand financial reporting, as well as able being able to act as the finance lead on cross charity projects.
About the Team
This is an exciting time to join the Finance team who are making substantial enhancements to improve the financial performance of the charity by increasing the transparency and understanding of our financial metrics and KPI’s.
You will be a great communicator with proven experience of leading the year end function as well as investigating and translating complex financial regulations for non-finance colleagues.
Specifically, you will have:
- Experience of preparation of statutory accounts and audit
- Experience of tax compliance including VAT and Corporate tax
- Excellent communication skills
The ideal candidate will also have:
- Experience of managing internal audit and risk management
- Experience of Agresso and/or Salesforce
- Some charity experience, although this is not essential
About the Charity
Every day brings new challenges at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH). Every day, over 600 seriously ill children from across the UK arrive for life-changing treatments. Every day, young lives hang in the balance as patients, families and staff battle the most complex illnesses. And every day, the brightest minds come together to achieve pioneering medical breakthroughs that change the lives of thousands of children – and change the world. This extraordinary hospital has always depended on charitable support to give seriously ill children the best chance to fulfil their potential. Without donations, Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity can’t help fund ground-breaking research, advanced equipment, child and family support services, and the rebuilding and refurbishment of wards and medical facilities. Our staff help to raise these vital funds for the hospital. A better future for seriously ill children starts with you.
Recently awarded with a ‘Best Companies 2-star accreditation' and placed number 17 on the 2019 Sunday Times Best 100 Not-for-Profit Companies list - we offer a range of attractive benefits including; a flexible approach to working, 30 days holiday, life assurance, enhanced employer pension contributions, and a discounted season ticket loan.
Closing date: 9am on Wednesday 20 November 2019
Applications will be reviewed on an on-going basis and we reserve the right to close the role prior to the closing date, should a suitable applicant be found. Therefore, you are encouraged to apply right away, to avoid disappointment.