W1G, London

c.£850.00 per day dependent on skills and experience

Contract, Part-time, Temporary


About the organisation

The Nuffield Trust is an independent health charity (we can also be described as a think tank). We aim to improve the quality of health care in... Read more

Job Description

The Nuffield Trust is looking for an experienced finance director, with a successful track record of leadership in a senior role, to support our transition to a new operational structure.

You will be employed on a rolling contract for approximately two to three years, while the Deputy Director of Finance & IT works to achieve the ACCA qualification.

You will provide professional leadership and technical guidance to the Deputy Director of Finance & IT (who will continue to report, on a day to day basis, to the Director of Strategy & Operations).

Your primary role will be to provide assurance to the Finance Committee and Board of Trustees on finance and investments, including reviewing and providing assurance on the annual budget, accounts and annual report, and on the quarterly management accounts before submission to the Committee and Board.

You will also provide assurance to Trustees that the Trust is compliant with all statutory and best practice requirements, and will act as mentor to the Deputy Director of Finance and IT as he grows in his responsibilities.