Head of Financial Control

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    NHS & Health

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    £68,554 to £79,374

  • Contact:

    Kimberley Dowdeswell

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    almost 2 years ago

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Accountant to take on the role of Head of Financial Control within one of London’s top performing Acute Trusts.

As Head of Financial Control you will have operational responsibility for the day to day management of the financial accounts team incorporating Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, Financial Accounts, Treasury, Capital Accounts, Charitable Funds and the Overseas Patients Team.

Your key responsibilities will be to ensure that all statutory accounts and returns are prepared within set timescales, ensure that a robust plan is in place for the financial accounting timetable, oversee management of cash and working capital, ensure that effective systems are in place to manage the Trust’s financial systems and provide complex technical accounting and control advice. You will act as the secretary to the Audit Committee and manage the monthly Capital Investment Committee.  You will also be the primary contact for the Trust’s external auditors

You will be a technically competent, strategic thinking Qualified Accountant with substantial financial accounting experience in a complex environment and will be proactive and decisive, with strong Management skills and a proven track record of financial leadership and performance, within an NHS or comparable organisation.

Please call Kim Dowdeswell or Val Spencer on 0121 632 6776 for further information