Civitas Recruitment are partnering with a fantastic non-profit Islamic college based in Cambridge offering leading accredited qualifications and degrees in traditional Islamic subjects and courses aiming to develop Muslim thought leadership. The organisation has been established for over a decade and collaborates effectively with the older University of Cambridge. As the college expands, a fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Finance Manager to join the team. As Finance Manager you will be responsible for ensuring the sound management of the College’s finances. The role will be responsible for the management of accounts payable, accounts receivable, credit control, cashflow, budget planning and monitoring. The Finance Manager will work closely with the Operations Director to review and reform financial policies and practises where necessary to ensure that they meet industry standards and legal requirements.
Who are we looking for?
Ideal candidates will be a qualified account (ACA, CIMA or equivalent) who ideally has worked in the charity sector. You will have a minimum of 3 years’ experience of managing the finance function of an organisation, ideally an established charity. Up to date knowledge of relevant UK legislation and statutory requirements is required for this role. Candidates will have proven ability to provide support, guidance and training to financial and non-financial managers and colleagues. You will have strong IT skills with advanced Excel and a good knowledge of accounting packages e.g., QuickBooks and Sage.
If the above role description sounds of interest and you feel like you meet the criteria; please apply immediately or for further information, please contact Syed at Civitas Recruitment for a full JD and informal discussion. Early applications are encouraged as we will be reviewing on a rolling basis.