Central London, Greater London
Contract, Part-time, Temporary, Full-time
Job description

With ambitious front line commitments, my client is a faith based charity, currently undergoing a full review of its operational services, most notably finance. As such they are looking for a values driven Finance Director to join them on a 12 month fixed term contract and lead them in a journey towards best practice.

Role Purpose:

To provide financial guidance and advice on all aspects of the organisation’s resources. This includes effective management of Finance alongside playing an active role in the Senior Leadership Team.

Key Projects

  • Lead on a full review of the current accounting service including people, processes, systems and culture.
  • Embed best practice and controls into the finance function to ensure effective and accountable financial management of the organisation including overseeing the investment and reserves strategies.
  • Work in partnership with the local branches to ensure timely and efficient financial data.
  • Oversee an organisational review to ensure the business is aligned to the new strategy where efficiencies and new initiatives are optimised.

Person Specification:

  • Qualified accountant with significant financial management experience at board level.
  • Track record of working in mid-sized charitable organisations.
  • Proactive, innovative and genuinely motivated by change and transformation
  • Strong leadership, influencing and project management skills


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Refreshed on: 27 April 2020
Closed date: 08 June 2020
Job ref: BYROC03203
Tags: Finance, Project Management