Head of Finance

Recruiter
Web Recruit
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£55,000 - £65,000 per annum (dependent on experience)
Posted
16 Jul 2021
Closes
01 Aug 2021
Ref
PTAPS0108/CC
Job Title
Head of Finance
Category
Charity
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Job Title: Head of Finance

Location: London, NW3

Salary Range: £55,000 - £65,000 per annum (dependent on experience)

Contract Type: Permanent

Hours: 35 hours per week

Closing Date: 1st August 2021 (17:00 GMT)

About Our Client

Our client is the world’s only movement for girls because our client believes that each of them deserves to be the best they can be. Free to make what they want from the movement, girls learn by doing, make friends and have fun. In safe, local spaces, girls develop the skills and attitudes to change themselves, their communities and our world.

Job Purpose:

To ensure the finances of the organisation are managed efficiently and properly, in accordance with the highest standards of good practice in the charity sector, and that its financial obligations in the UK and overseas are met efficiently, complying with all financial and statutory requirements.

To maximise the impact of our client’s financial resources and finance function enabling the organisation to deliver high-quality services and programmes, which meet the needs of internal and external stakeholders.

- Build the Finance function to deliver exceptional finance services to internal teams with a clear focus on continuous improvement, problem-solving and development, ensuring a high level of performance with a customer focus

- Act as a strategic financial adviser to the Leadership and Senior Management Team, providing sound advice, guidance and information on organisational performance, risks and opportunities

- Take overall responsibility for preparation of management reporting, annual accounts and audit matters to ensure compliance with statutory requirements, donor reporting and governance structures

- Work closely with and direct financial operations, including via outsourced third-party suppliers, for organisational entities and offices in 5 countries – India, Belgium, Switzerland, UK, Mexico

- The Head of Finance will be a high performing, professionally qualified individual with senior management experience who can lead a finance function and deliver its finance strategy, providing and continuously improving financial plans, systems, procedures and practices. This individual is a collaborative finance professional, technically sound, commercially savvy and an advocate of business partnering

This individual will build the Finance function to deliver exceptional finance services to internal teams. They will provide effective leadership, encouragement and mentorship to the team so that it serves both internal and external stakeholders efficiently and effectively.

Key responsibilities:

- Finance Control and Reporting

- Change Project

- Leadership and Team Management

- Governance and Key Stakeholders

This job description is not exhaustive and serves only to highlight the main requirements of the post holder. The line manager may stipulate other reasonable requirements.

The job description will be reviewed regularly and may be subject to change.

HOW TO APPLY

If you are interested in this position, please select the apply button.

If you have a disability and can demonstrate that closing this post early would impact on your ability to submit an application in time, please contact our client’s Human Resources team to request arrangements for an application to be submitted within the original time frame.