E1, London (On-site)
Circa £55,000 per year, depending on experience (pro rata if part time)
Permanent, Part-time, Full-time
Job description

Director of Finance and Operations
Full time & part time considered, permanent. We can offer flexibility on working arrangements.
London (Spitalfields, E1) with flexibility for some home working
c£55,000 depending on experience (pro rata if part time)

Are you looking for an exciting new challenge with the chance to make a real social impact? Switchback is a multi-award-winning small charity supporting young prison leavers to live life differently. We’re growing fast, and this role is a unique opportunity to facilitate a step-change in our development, ensuring our sustainability and operational excellence as we move into a new strategic planning period in 2022.

Managing a small team, you’ll have responsibility for a range of essential business functions central to Switchback’s success as a charity: financial and business planning, HR processes, infrastructure (including IT), governance, risk management and compliance. Crucially, you will oversee and develop our systems and processes in a way that protects Switchback’s agile and human working culture.


This is a key role in the leadership team of a dynamic, entrepreneurial charity making a real difference in young people’s lives. The right candidate will have great strategic judgement, proven financial and business acumen, and an excellent understanding of good governance. You will be driven to find efficiencies, achieve great value for money, and use smart processes to enable others to do their best work. 

More about Switchback

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Posted on: 07 January 2022
Closed date: 31 January 2022 at 10:00
Tags: Finance, Operations

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