Brixton, Greater London
£400 - £500 per day
Contract, Part-time
Job description

The Organisation

Prospectus is delighted to be supporting The London Community Foundation (LCF) to recruit for an Interim Director of Finance and Resources, to be based from their office in Brixton. Recruitment for a permanent full time Director is due to start in September- LCF are keen to consider experienced Interim candidates who are able to start July/August and are willing to commit to the role until December/January on a 3 or 4 day per week basis.

London Community Foundation are dedicated to improving the lives of London's most disadvantaged. Child poverty, unemployment, isolation, homelessness, domestic violence and gang crime are just some of the issues being tackled through their grant making. To date they have raised over £100m for community-based organisations, deploying more than £80m in grants and building up an endowment of £20m.

Role - Interim Director of Finance and Resources

Location - Brixton

Term - 3 or 4 days per week

Rate - £400 - £500 per day

The Role

The key requirement for the Interim Director is to lead the finance function and provide general support for the business development and grant operations. The Interim Director will also need to commence a budget planning process and review (supporting their 3 year business planning process). The ideal candidate will have strong finance and support services exposure, ideally with some experience of parachuting in to an organisation in an interim/contract capacity.


This role will operate at a strategic level, managing key relationships with internal and external stakeholders whilst also remaining very hands-on in a small team. With a primary focus on ensuring all financial management is effective and given strategic importance in planning, the Director may also be tasks with developing new systems and processes.

To Apply

To apply, please submit your CV by clicking the "Apply” button below. Please upload your CV in Word format and include a supporting statement as part of your application (This should be no more than two sides of A4).

A Prospectus consultant will review and assess all submitted applications on a rolling basis due to the urgency of the vacancy

As part of the selection process, candidates may be invited to meet with a consultant at our offices.

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Posted on: 18 July 2019
Closed date: 24 July 2019
Job ref: HQ00175700
Tags: Finance, Senior Management