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Director of Finance

Director of Finance

  • Job reference

    JO0000009210_1619693178

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Senior Finance, Recently Qualified Finance

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £65000 - £70000 per annum + 10% pension + benefits

  • Contact:

    Andy Myerson

  • Contact email:

    andym@cedarrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JO0000009210_1619693178

  • Published:

    7 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-05-29

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Andy Myerson

A Director of Finance is sought by a leading medical charity who work to support medical advances and clinical excellence as well as promoting the health & wellbeing of those whom the charity supports. The organisation has income of around £20m and is the leader in its area.

The Director of Finance will report into the Finance Director and, leading a team of 6, will be responsible for all the day-to-day finance operations. Responsibilities include:

  • Lead & develop a cohesive finance team to control and manage operational finances.
  • Produce, oversee & interrogate monthly management accounts inc. variance analysis & KPIs.
  • Partner with budget holders to update forecasts; support them where there are variances.
  • Oversee external audit process; prepare consolidated accounts & statutory accounts.
  • Deputise for the Finance Director where necessary both internally & externally.
  • Various ad hoc change and transformation projects and other tasks.

Candidates for the Director of Finance role MUST be qualified accountants who are either immediately available or available within a month's notice.

Beyond that, candidates may come from either a charity or a commercial background but should have strong all-round finance experience (inc. financial & management accounting, budgeting & forecasting) and have experience in managing, leading and developing teams.