DMWS – Financial Controller


Location: Andover – Hybrid remote
Contract: Flexible, 3 to 5 days a week
Salary: 50,000 to 55,000 per annum (pro rata)
Closing date: 08/04/2024

Defence Medical Welfare Service is looking for an experienced Financial Controller to join our team at our head office in Andover.

As an experienced and qualified Accountant, you will provide the charity with strong Management Accounts skills, including reporting, stakeholder management and risk mitigation work. You will work as part of a small, dedicated team responsible for the effective management and control of the financial functioning of a medium sized dynamic Charity.

You will also be responsible for mentoring the financial/general administrator and overseeing their financial work. This role will be responsible for managing the annual external audit process and preparation of statutory financial statements.

The ideal candidate will need to have strong technical accounting and leadership skills with the ability to provide solutions in complex situations. An understanding of the charity sector as well as experience using Sage 50 would be useful.

For more information, please read our Financial Controller job description on our company website.

• 30 days leave plus bank holidays calculated pro-rata
• Mileage paid between locations (45p per mile)
• Enhanced sick pay
• Up to 6% matched pension contributions
• Death in service benefits
• Great training opportunities
• £25 contribution towards eye tests and a contribution of £50 towards glasses. (As long as they are only needed for DSE use and not otherwise needed on a standard prescription).
• Enhanced maternity / paternity / adoption family friendly benefits.
• Access to Smarthealth with a 24/7 virtual GP Service.

Applications close on 8 April 2024

To apply please submit a CV and covering letter explaining why you would be a good fit for the role. Please remember to click on ‘upload’ otherwise we may not receive your attachments.

Applications will be actively reviewed on receipt. DMWS reserve the right to close the application process early.

Apply here.

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