Finance Manager

The English Province of the Order of Preachers
United Kingdom
03 May 2019
23 May 2019
Job role
Finance manager
Contract type
Full time
Organisation: The English Province of the Order of Preachers

Job title: Finance Manager

Location: Central Oxford

Salary: GBP48–53k pro rata depending on experience, plus very generous pension contributions and annual leave allowance

Hours: 21 per week


The English Province of the Order of Preachers is a registered charity and is part of an international religious order in the Catholic Church. The charity covers six sites in England and Scotland, and includes Blackfriars Hall, part of the University of Oxford.

The role of Finance Manager is a newly–created post, taking over from one of the friars the day–to–day management of centralised accounting. You will be responsible for:

Providing key financial information to the Provincial Bursar, local superiors and the trustee board
Timely production of quarterly management accounts and end–of–year reports
Assisting the Provincial Bursar and local superiors with the preparation of annual budgets
Production of statutory accounts and liaison with auditors
Monthly payroll and reporting to HMRC
Management of bank balances and credit card facilities

The ideal candidate:

Has a recognised accountancy qualification
Has experience in a mid–level or senior finance role
Has experience managing payroll for a charity or SME
Is highly computer literate with excellent skills in Excel and accounting software
Is highly organised and self–motivated
Is skilled in communicating financial information to non–experts
Works well as part of a small, friendly team
Is tactful, diplomatic and discreet

We want to hear from all interested candidates, and to be considered for the positions we strongly recommend submitting a short covering letter along with your CV, outlining why you're right for the role.

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