Leicester, Leicester
£42,567 - £70,000 per year
Permanent, Part-time, 7.5 hours This can be a part time positon or full time, Full-time
Job description

Age UK Leicester Shire & Rutland is a local charity with a national name, giving local older people help, support, advice and a voice in their communities around Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland.  

 We are a large dynamic organisation and pride ourselves on being a caring and responsible charity.  With a turnover of £8million pa and a workforce of 400 employees, we provide a wide range of services to local people and innovative with our future business strategy.  

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated, experienced Finance Director to join our organisation.  

Job Purpose

Working as the Director of Finance, reporting to the Chief Executive and a Board of Trustees, responsible for delivering improvements through financial reporting, decision making, and data driven analysis. You will manage all aspects of profit margin and cost management. Other elements of the role will be providing financial insights into the performance of the business, identifying risks and opportunities which can be converted into positive outcomes with a focus on building the charity’s growth.

Coordinating the work and monitoring workloads of direct reports, designing, maintaining and resourcing an adequate staff structure, undertaking performance & development monitoring against key performance indicators as required.

Key Skills

The post holder should have excellent commercial and business awareness with good analytical, strategic and IT skills.  Problem solving and prioritisation along with intellectual curiosity with superior attention to detail is a necessary quality together with being a team player with excellent people skills.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of seven years' experience in a similar role and be a fully qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent).

Benefits include Car Allowance, Pension & Competitive Salary

For a comprehensive Job Description and Person Specification please contact Tara Goacher.

Please supply a CV and a covering letter 

Seniority Level



Non-profit Organisation Management

Employment Type

Part Time 3 days per week/ Full time 5 days a week with some flexibility to work outside of working hours 

Job Functions


Application Instructions

Please supply a CV and a covering letter.

Posted on: 21 September 2021
Closed date: 06 October 2021
Job ref: TD210921
Tags: Management

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