Part time Accountant

England, East Sussex, Brighton
Up to £40000 per annum
08 Jul 2019
31 Jul 2019
Sally Wilson
Job Role
Qualification Level
Fully qualified
Professional Membership
Seniority Level
Contract Type

All-round accounts position, working directly for the CEO.

Responsible for ensuring all aspects of finance are kept up-to-date, providing information, account breakdowns, cash flows and reports as required by the Chief Executive and board of trustees.

Client Details

Our client, a not for profit housing association based in Brighton is looking to recruit a part time accountant for 5 months to cover a period of internal secondment.


Working for the CEO the accountant will work full time over 2 days or school hours over 3 and be responsible for:
  • Timely preparation of monthly management accounts including Profit & Loss, Balance Sheet, Budgets, Cash flow forecast and Cash flow statements
  • Maintain inputs of detailed Financial Model
  • Reconciliation of all accounts and the preparation and posting of accruals and pre-payments
  • Reconciliation of bank accounts
  • Timely preparation of other monthly reports as required
  • Timely preparation of all VAT returns
  • Prepare, review and file payroll summaries, journals and reports ensuring staff paid on time
  • Reconciliation of statements and timely posting of interest payments
  • Train staff in the use of financial procedures as appropriate
  • Writing financial procedures as required
  • Input of supplier invoices into Sage
  • Process payment runs

  • Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)
  • Good understanding of accounting practices and statutory requirements
  • High level of computer and numerical literacy including packages such as Excel and Word
  • Experience of Sage 50 accounting software
  • Experience of financial modelling

  • Experience and understanding of charity financial management

Job Offer

5 month fixed term contract from Aug- Dec

£40,000 pro rate

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