We are working in partnership with an animal charity, Bristol Animal Rehoming Centre, who are seeking a new Finance Manager. The charity has been caring for the city’s pets and wildlife since 1887, helping, healing and homing vulnerable animals each year. They are committed to preventing cruelty and promoting kindness to animals - aiming to reduce animal suffering and increase animal wellbeing as much as possible.
The new Finance Manager is a key member of the Senior Management Team with a central role in the development and delivery of all financial operations. Working closely with the CEO and senior Trustees to ensure delivery of all internal financial systems and processes, providing clear financial analysis and reports.
The successful candidate will demonstrate:
Fully qualified accountant (desirable) or CIMA/ACCA/ACA part-qualified with similar experience
Experience of working at senior level developing systems and processes to provide solutions
Proven experience of producing and presenting budgets, forecasts and monthly management accounts, including variance analysis and other financial reports
Understanding of the voluntary sector and SORP regime
The successful candidate will have the ability to drive the next stage of development of financial planning across all operations. This will mean close working with Senior Management colleagues and therefore requires excellent personal communication skills as well as the ability to sustain momentum across a range of initiatives. You will have outstanding people skills, able to use emotional intelligence to engage positively with and motivate a range of personalities individually and in groups. Strong team player with a can-do approach, assisting management colleagues to resolve constraints and challenges. Excellent written and verbal communication skills – able to make financial information accessible and understandable for non-financial audiences
If you feel you have the necessary skills and passion to take this charity to the next stage, we would like to hear from you.
We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds. We do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age, veteran status or other category protected by law.
For more information, please contact Sandra Smith, Associate Director at Charisma Charity Recruitment, firstname.lastname@example.org or 01962 813300. Applications should include your CV and supporting statement.
Closing date for applications: 25 July 2022, however please apply without delay to avoid disappointment