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Wales Millennium Centre
Cardiff 1.35 miles
Up to £45,000 per annum
Robertson Bell
Newport, Gwent 10.45 miles
£34000 - £42000 per annum + excellent pension, holiday & flexiworking
Lloyds Bank Foundation
Cardiff, Cardiff
£34,800 per year
Because of a retirement, the Foundation is looking to appoint a Manager based in Wales to manage our grants portfolio of c 70 Active grants.
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Wales Millennium Centre
Cardiff 1.35 miles
Up to £45,000 per annum
Permanent, Full-time
Job description
Head of Finance

The Company

The Wales Millennium Centre (WMC) is a home for the arts in Wales, firing imaginations through world-class productions, developing emerging talent with pieces that are rooted in Welsh culture and igniting a passion for the arts in young people to drive the next generation of culture for Wales.

We are now looking for a Head of Finance to ensure and oversee our continuing financial health.

The Benefits

- Salary of up to £45,000 per annum
- 25 days’ annual leave plus Bank Holidays
- Pension with employer contribution (up to 8%)
- Access to shows and tickets within the Wales Millennium Centre
- Flexible working options and the ability to buy/sell leave
- Access to Welsh language training

This is an incredible opportunity for an ACA qualified accountant with a comprehensive management style and skills to take the financial reins of our organisation and make an impact and a huge difference to our future success.

As one of the most successful arts organisations in the UK, we have experienced considerable success which has enabled us to increase our creative ambition. Finance is key to us maintaining a strong and stable business model, which enables us to deliver on our ambitious goals and continue to Inspire our Nation and Impress the World.

So, if you are ready for an incredibly exciting challenge and are eager to further the arts within Wales, this is the perfect role for you.

The Role

As the Head of Finance, you will ensure the stability of our business model and drive value through all of our centre activities.

Taking the lead on all risk and finance matters, you will be key to the development and delivery of processes and procedures that allow us to operate effectively and efficiently. You’ll seek to add value through accurate financial information and reporting and produce great financial results through effective finance business partnering.

Your role will also involve:

- Reporting to the Finance & Corporate Services Director
- Providing technical and professional leadership for financial policies and systems
- Planning, developing and evaluating financial policies and systems
- Strategic financial planning and budgeting
- Ensuring the prudent management and control of financial resources

About You

To be considered as the Head of Finance, you will need:

- To be fully ACA qualified with a minimum of three years’ PQE
- Experience of managing people, including inductions, development, appraisal, performance management, conflict management, motivation, and project management
- Strong accounting skills in both manual and computerised accounting systems
- Knowledge of accounting and payroll packages
- Experience of collaborating with internal teams and other stakeholders
- The ability to manage a varied workload
- The ability to prioritise effectively

Knowledge of Sage X3 and Snowdrop software systems would be beneficial to your application. A recognised payroll qualification obtained through CIPP or an equivalent recognised payroll body would also be advantageous. Knowledge of the Arts and/or third sector would be equally desirable.

Other organisations may call this role Accounting Manager, Financial Controller, Finance Director, Management Accountant, Finance Manager, Financial Manager, Chartered Accountant, Senior Accountant, or Head of Financial Operations.

Webrecruit and WMC are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

So, if you could make a difference as our Head of Finance, please apply via the button shown. This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.
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Posted on: 03 February 2020
Closing date: 02 March 2020
Job ref: ACHNK1603/ND-MI
Tags: Finance
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