Published date: 06 June 2017
Closing date: 30 August 2017
Refugee Action Kingston (‘RAK’) is seeking a Head of Finance to join our team.
This voluntary role is an exciting opportunity to lead the accounting operations of RAK, who welcome and enable refugees in Kingston to become valued members of the community. The role is hands-on and requires a time commitment of c.1 day per week.
Responsibilities include: producing management and statutory accounts, producing and monitoring budgets, monitoring and reporting on project grants, monthly updating salary detail for bureau, paying salaries and Revenue, administering the pension scheme
A Finance Administrator will report in to the Head of Finance and will be responsible for data input, reconciling invoices, obtaining authorization for invoices/payments, drawing cheques or arranging payments once authorised, coding all invoices (Nominal and department codes), researching proposed purchases for best price, raising invoices where required for Project Grants, verifying staff expenses.
The Head of Finance will liaise with the Treasurer and report to the Trustees at the board meetings (c. every 6 weeks) and may also become a trustee of the charity.
Desired Qualifications: The Head of Finance candidate should have an accountancy qualification and relevant business experience.
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