NHS Senior Financial Accountant

Job Title: NHS Senior Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: South East London
Salary: £200 - £215 per day
Start Date: Immediately
Reference: CB/16058
Contact Name: Christopher Bailey
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 11, 2016 11:52

Job Description

NHS Senior Financial Accountant for a large NHS Organisation in South East London

£200 to £215 per day for an initial 3 month period.

  • Management and performance of the Trust’s treasury and cashiering function.
  • Ensuring the policies and procedures relating to patients’ money and petty cash are treasury are followed throughout the Trust.
  • Responsible for cashflow forecasting and reporting and reporting on petty cash and patients monies.
  • Providing advice to managers, budget holders and other staff across the Trust on the above areas. Communicating complex and potentially contentious financial information in a clear, consise and persuasive way.
  • Responsible for the accuracy and completeness of the Trust’s statutory charitable fund accounts and returns and completing these within the financial timescales set by the Charity Commission.
  • Responsible for ensuring the efficiency, effectiveness and integrity of financial systems and processes relating to Treasury, patients monies, petty cash and charitable funds.
  • Responsible for the preparation of the monthly VAT return and other financial returns, ensuring Trust compliance with VAT and other legislation, interpreting legislation where necessary
  • Work on own initiative within professional guidelines to achieve agreed objectives.
  • Take a proactive approach to developing skills and experience.
  • Deputises for the Head of Financial Accounts.

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