Vincent B
A blumer since 12/12/2018
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Project management

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Considerable experience of undertaking diverse projects in respect of the accounting, finance, governance, corporate development, business development and operational optimisation of SMEs and small charities

My biography

With my specific experience of charity finance and governance management, I would ensure that any clients’ finance, accounting and governance activities would be professionally managed, internal and external obligations would be efficiently met whilst Trustees were proactively supported and serviced

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I am:

  • An erstwhile Finance Director and Financial Controller and, currently, a self-employed Finance and Governance Consultant who provides advisory and support services to charities on whose behalf I undertake financial management, financial planning, accounting and corporate governance tasks. In addition, for eight and a half years until last year, I was employed to manage the finance and accounting functions of four connected charities including a grant making trust and a property management organisation with substantial physical and investment assets 
  • An experienced Board and Company Secretary who has been responsible for the secretariat, support services and corporate governance functions of both diverse commercial and not-for-profit organisations

My specific experience includes:

Book keeping; finanancial planning and analysis; budgeting; producing management accounts; preparing annual accounts for auditing; supporting the annual audit; banking (mandates, deposits, cash/treasury managment and accounts reconciliations); investment oversight and statement reconciliation; payroll processing, HMRC, Charity Commission and Companies House data submissions; meeting management and support; plus providing corporate governance advice and guidance to Trustees

Services I provide include:
General Accountancy£35.50 p/hSend an enquiry
Setting up or managing a book-keeping system
£35.50 p/hSend an enquiry
Setting up or managing a payroll system
£35.50 p/hSend an enquiry
Produce year end accounts
From putting the final touches to (and submitting) the year end accounts to managing the whole process
£47.00 p/hSend an enquiry
Select accounting package
Identifying packages that are appropriate for your organisation and implementing them
£47.00 p/hSend an enquiry
Design financial controls and procedures
Design and implement controls and procedures that are appropriate to the size and stage of your organisation
£47.00 p/hSend an enquiry
Set up financial "starter kit" for start-ups
Providing a financial set up which is proportionate, useful and reassuring or assessing your current set-up for gaps and weaknesses
£35.50 p/hSend an enquiry
Interim finance management support£47.00 p/hSend an enquiry
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