Head of Finance - remote working

Birmingham, West Midlands (GB)
Up to £60,000
12 Jan 2021
09 Feb 2021
Job Title
Head of Finance
Experience Levels
Contract Type
Full Time


T2M Resourcing have been appointed to recruit this exciting new Head of Finance role for a rapidly growing charity that was founded by one of the world’s leading business consultancies. Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer this is a role that will grow with the organisation and is ideally suited to a ‘hands on’ qualified accountant who will thrive in an environment where they can create a first class finance operating framework.

What will you be doing?

Working remotely as part of the UK leadership team your role will include the following:

  • Establish standard accounting processes and procedures that are scaleable using technology to automate and create maximum efficiency and accuracy in financial reporting
  • Work with the leadership team to set budgets that are sensible but ambitious
  • Support Regional Directors and Programme Mangers with detailed analysis and business insight to ensure that they have full visibility of program and project performance including risks and opportunities
  • Manage the organisations financial operations such as cost reporting, expenses, contracts review and invoicing that meets statutory and stakeholder compliance requirements.
  • Ensure that all transaction processing financial accounts production (currently outsourced) are of the highest standard and ultimately transition these processes ‘in-house’ .
  • Work with internal and external teams to streamline payroll, VAT and HMRC processes
  • Ensure forecasting (including working capital requirements for program and project delivery) is accurate and to meet the needs of a ‘fast growth’ organisation
  • Manage the full cycle audit as ‘first point of contact’ for external auditors
  • Production and presentation of ad-hoc reports

What are we looking for?

This is no doubt a great opportunity, working with a high growth business and incredibly talented leadership team. The skills, experience ,attributes and qualifications we seek include the following:

  • Fully qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, ACMA or equivalent) with a high level of intellect
  • A self-starter with exceptional planning and organisation skills – able to create procedures and processes that will scale up with the business as it grows
  • Great technical accounting skills
  • Proven ability in budgeting and forecasting with strong analytical capability
  • Highly commercial in outlook and able to talk finance to non-finance business leaders
  • Great stakeholder engagement skills with an influential and collegiate style
  • Prior experience of working at Finance Manager, Financial Controller or Head of Finance level
  • Able to ‘work from home’ but willing to travel to meeting as required
  • Agile, adaptable and ‘can do’ – people with a really positive and flexible approach thrive in this organisation
  • Keen to grow with the organisation - we want someone who will stay long term but has a zest for continued personal and professional development

To apply for this position which will offer a competitive salary and benefits package along with a flexible working environment please forward your CV with details of your current salary and notice period.