Director of Finance

Robertson Bell
£45000 - £60000 per annum
18 Apr 2019
01 May 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Would you enjoy helping an organisation in becoming modern and improving current polices? Looking to make an impact in both the short and long term? Are you an experienced senior finance professional looking for a new role?If you answered yes to most of the above then please continue reading.My client is a charity based in Worcestershire looking to recruit a new permanent Director of Finance. The main responsibilities of the Director of Finance include:*Undertake a review of all current policies and procedures with a view to revamping and updating the majority of them.*Work with a brand new CEO to set a new financial strategy for the charity.*Manage the finance team on a day to day practice ensuring best practice is achieved.*Work with the other departments and CEO to encourage a dynamic team and less silo working.*Challenge the status quo and bring new ideas to the organisation for new ways of working and areas of improvements at all levels.*Ensure all finance related tasks are completed to the agreed deadlines e.g. monthly management accounts and statutory accounts. *Engage with all areas of the business and ensure commercial decisions are present.This role is perfect for someone who enjoys working in a change environment. There are changes required both in a short time frame as well as a changes that require a longer term view. The successful candidate will:*Be a qualified accountant.*Managed staff previously.*Operated at Director of Finance level previously or looking to step up to this level.*Have either worked within the charity sector or has an understand of church finance (e.g. treasurer of a local church etc)*Embrace change and has previous change/ transformation experience.The role is located in beautiful offices and the organisation truly encourages a work life balance. If you feel you could add value to a role such as this then please do not hesitate in applying.