Highbury, Greater London
£55,000 - £60,000 per year
Contract, Temporary, Full-time
Job description

At St Martin of Tours we provide care homes and support services throughout London for people with complex mental health needs.


We are looking for a Director of Finance initially on a twelve month fixed term contract.


The ideal candidate will support leading the organisation in an exciting time of change and transformation. This is a great opportunity for someone who has experience of implementing financial system change and who can mould the future state of how this company operates alongside the senior team.



Position: Director of Finance

Location: London, N1 2LF

Job Type: Contract, 12 months

Hours: 35 hours per week

Salary: £55-60,000


The role will:

  • scope, identify and implement the required change;
  • be responsible for designing the future delivery structure to support the stability of accounting, reporting, analytics and budgeting services that benefit the delivery of the Strategic Plan;
  • manage the Finance team which includes Payroll, Procurement and Systems Support.


The position would ideally suit someone with experience in leading a commercial finance department within a larger business, or a current FD of a small/ start-up business, who has managed previously all usual finance functions and also has spent time overseeing business investment processes. Commercial awareness and insight is essential, along with the ability to work within the leadership team.



·        Bachelor's degree or relevant experience

·        Qualified chartered accountant

·        5+ years' experience in a finance function

·        2 + years’ leading a finance function or department

·        Strong organisational, critical thinking and communications skills

·        Attention to detail and good judgement

·        Flexible and adaptable style



Please send your CV with a covering letter.

Closing date:             27th August 2020


St Martin of Tours aims to be an equal opportunities employer.

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Refreshed on: 13 August 2020
Closed date: 24 August 2020
Job ref: FD/0820
Tags: Finance, Senior Management