Financial Controller

Job Title: Financial Controller
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salary: £45000 - £51000 per annum
Reference: RB4561_1536243797
Contact Name: Kate Marriott
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 06, 2018 15:23

Job Description

Robertson Bell are working with an impressive INGO to find a Financial Controller for their UK based finance team. This role is pivotal, ensuring the financial integrity of the organisation and providing confidence to donors.

Closely working with global finance teams, this role will manage the organisations global cash position, delivering analysis of risks to senior management and capital forecasts. This role will also be responsible for preparing the financial statements in line with regulations and managing the audit process, preparing schedules and working with the auditors. Managing a Finance Officer, this position will be responsible for the financial integrity of the numbers and will play a key role in developing and motivating team members and encouraging development.Overseeing processes and systems, this role will also be responsible for delivering improvements, working with colleagues nationally and internationally on training and development.

The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA, CIPFA, ACCA) who is able to demonstrate exceptional technical financial accounting skills. Strong verbal and written communication skills are essential, as this position will be responsible for building and maintaining relationships internally and externally. We are looking for candidates who are able to lead a team and influence, building credibility across different levels within the organisation. This is a brilliant role to develop strong global management experience as a vital part of a highly regarded organisation. There are varied development opportunities within finance, both in the Cambridge office and internationally, making this role an ideal step for someone ambitious, looking to bring their experience (in or outside the sector) and passion to a fast paced INGO.

If you are interested in this role, please apply early as we are reviewing applications continuously and this role may be filled before the closing date.