Management Accountant

Salary: £49,279 - £52,475

Hours:  Full time 37.5hrs p/w

Royal Trinity Hospice provides skilled, compassionate care and support to people with progressive, life-limiting illnesses and those close to them. We support people living in our central and south west London community, at home and at the hospice. 

Our business is complex: we have nearly 300 paid staff and over 500 volunteers working in the hospice and our 32 charity shops, and our turnover was over £15m last year.  But we also offer the ability to move quickly, to be entrepreneurial and creative.

We are looking for an experienced management accountant to join our team, supporting the Finance Director in delivering finance business support for Royal Trinity Hospice and Royal Trinity Hospice Shops Ltd.

This is a broad role covering management and annual statutory accounts, budgeting and forecasting, processes and controls and business partnering. You will be responsible for managing the day to day operations of the finance team, including two direct reports.

Responsibilities of a Royal Trinity Hospice Management Accountant

  • Preparation of monthly management and annual statutory accounts for the charity and trading subsidiary.
  • Manage a team of two finance staff, including overseeing their development.
  • Annual budgeting and forecasting and monitoring financial performance against budgets.
  • Business partner, supporting budget holders with their financial and budgeting responsibilities.
  • VAT and Gift Aid returns.

Skills and experience required

  • Fully qualified CCAB accountant, preferably with experience working in the charity sector.
  • Good commercial acumen with the ability to interpret financial results.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills to build rapport with internal and external stakeholders including budget holders, senior management, auditors and HMRC.
  • Advanced excel skills.


  • Competitive rates of pay
  • 27 days holiday entitlement rising to 29 days after 5 years’ service and 33 days after 10 years' service
  • Occupational sick pay
  • Pension – option to continue your NHS Pension Scheme or enroll in the Royal Trinity Hospice pension scheme (with employer contributions of up to 7.5%)
  • Career development training
  • Store discount
  • Subsidised gym membership
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • London Living Wage employer

How to apply

If you have the skills and experience we’re looking for, please complete the online application below.

For an informal chat or visit please contact Sara Griffin, Finance Director on 0207 787 1000.

Close Date: Monday 22 July

Interview Date: Tuesday 6 August

If you cannot make this date please advise so in your application.

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Find out more about working at Trinity

All successful applicants will be subject to DBS, Occupational Health and Reference checks.

Royal Trinity Hospice is committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. At Royal Trinity Hospice we promote FREDIE (Fairness, Respect, Equality, Diversity, Inclusion and Engagement). We encourage and welcome applications from people of all backgrounds.