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We are driven by the desire to make a positive difference to patient care in our hospitals - and to do that we need the right people in our team. Please follow us on Twitter @ImperialCharity to stay up to date with our latest roles.

Financial Accountant

We are looking for a Financial Accountant to join our Finance Team.

About the role

Contract: Permanent
Location: 178-180 Edgware Road, London, W2 2DS
Annual salary: £38,000 per annum 
Hours of work: 35 hours per week, Monday to Friday 
Holiday entitlement: 25 days per year plus bank holidays plus three additional days between Christmas and New Year. This increases by a day with each year of service up to a maximum of 33 days.

Job purpose

  • Preparing, examining and analysing financial reports and records
  • Preparing and submitting tax documents
  • Providing financial advice, as required by the Finance Director and as a service to team members and fund advisers
  • Ensuring adequate financial systems and controls are in place
  • Liaising regularly with banks, HMRC, tax advisers and other professional advisers

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Monthly reconciliations including bank accounts, cashbook, credit cards and control accounts
  • Monthly preparation of payroll, trial balance, Balance Sheet and SoFA
  • Preparation and submission of the quarterly VAT return, and monitoring and reporting on VAT activities of the charity to the Finance Director
  • Liaising with the charity’s auditors, ensuring the annual accounts and report are published to the highest standards and within the timeframe set by Companies House
  • To provide appropriate financial and legal advice to team members and fund advisers, ensuring compliance with all reporting and regulatory requirements
  • To manage special purpose funds and related accounting records in accordance with the legal and regulatory requirements of UK Charities and registered companies
  • To ensure internal financial control systems are regularly reviewed and meet the highest standards.

How to apply

For more information about this role, please download the job pack here. 

To apply, download the application form here and return to When submitting your application form, please use the file-naming convention: Firstname Surname - Financial Accountant and write 'Financial Accountant Application' in the subject line.

If you are unable to send your application by email, please post to the following address:

Louise Stephens
Imperial Health Charity
178-180 Edgware Road
W2 2DS

The closing date for applications is Sunday 4 March 2018 at 23:59.


Looking for a volunteer role?

We are always looking for passionate individuals who share our values and want to make a difference to patients. Volunteering with the charity and the hospitals we support represents a fantastic opportunity for anyone wishing to gain a broad range of experience about the healthcare environment. Volunteers play a vital role in our work. Our most recent volunteering opportunities can be found on our volunteers page.

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