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Chief Financial Accountant

Job Description

Finegreen are currently supporting a large NHS Trust in the appointment of a senior Finance professional who has worked previously within an NHS setting due to the nature of the role.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Manage the financial accounting processes of the Trust, including treasury management, ledger services, asset management and external financial reporting;

  • Ensure that financial control systems meet proper stewardship of resources and that the Trust complies with accounting standards and other guidance taking into account new standards and audit recommendations;

  • Provide expert financial accounting advice relating to accounting reporting requirements and financial governance;

  • Provide professional and business planning advice to the Chief Finance Officer and other Directors on all financial technical aspects including interpretation of complex changes in national policy and the financial implications for the Trust;

  • Manage the arrangements with the ledger/financial services provider to ensure high quality services are secured, including VAT and other tax arrangements.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Must have experience working at Financial Accountant level within the NHS;

  • Relevant qualifications and experience to work at this level, which will be demonstrated by your CV.

If you are interested in the role, please contact Donna Larder on 0161 241 9674 or send your CV to