Finance Manager Remote

Posted 22 May by Robertson Bell
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Are you a qualified Accountant looking for a role with a fantastic work-life balance and a remote working pattern on offer? Are you passionate about leveraging your accounting expertise to make a meaningful impact in the world? Are you ready to join a dynamic international development charity, champion financial integrity, and support a mission that creates positive change for children worldwide? If yes, read on!


Robertson Bell is partnering with an esteemed international charity to recruit a Finance Manager (Remote) on a permanent basis. This exciting opportunity involves reporting directly to the Director of Finance and playing a crucial role in supporting the finance function across the charity's UK and New Zealand entities. The organisation seeks a qualified Accountant who is adept at managing diverse financial operations to further the charity's impactful mission.

In this Finance Manager role, you will:

  • Liaise daily with finance service providers to answer coding queries, regularly review and approve invoices and supporting documents online, ensuring accurate processing for payment.
  • Review and approve payments, handling GBP and other currencies through different systems on a fortnightly basis.
  • Collaborate with both the UK and the New Zealand subsidiaries, managed by different financial services, including day-to-day approvals and financial oversight.
  • Conduct quarterly reviews of accounts updated and paid by the finance service provider, identifying variances and hold meetings with budget holders in the programmes team to support quarterly forecasting and maintain an 18-month rolling forecast, addressing ad hoc queries as needed.
  • Ensure all reconciliations are completed by the finance provider and present quarterly report summaries to the leadership team and group, and work with the Director of Finance to prepare reports for board presentations.
  • Ensure annual year-end accounts are produced and reconciled, oversee the external audit process, and address any outstanding questions and lead the annual budgeting process with budget holders and review financial policies periodically to ensure compliance and relevance.


Boasting a completely remote working pattern, the successful candidate will enjoy the flexibility to work from anywhere, allowing for a seamless integration of personal and professional life. In addition to this, they will benefit from a generous employee benefit package, which includes a generous annual leave allowance and professional development opportunities, offering a fantastic work-life balance and ensuring you have the resources and support to thrive both personally and professionally.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be a fully CCAB qualified Accountant, however, candidates with three exams or less remaining are actively encouraged to apply.
  • Come from a not-for-profit background, ideally on a large or international scale.
  • Have a thorough understanding of SORP and a background producing financial reports.
  • Be a confident communicator and have the ability to work with remote teams internationally.

This vacancy may close early if the perfect candidate is found as applications are reviewed daily. Do not miss out, apply now!

Required skills

  • Finance Manager
  • Qualified Accountant
  • Accountant
  • Financial Accountant

Reference: 52715313

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