Finance Director

Recruiter
Charisma Charity Recruitment
Location
Worcester, Worcestershire
Salary
£65,000 per annum
Posted
16 Jun 2019
Closes
18 Jun 2019
Ref
1165992629
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Finance Director

Hours: Part time - circa 21 hours a week

Salary: £65k (Full-Time Equivalent)

Location: Worcestershire

We are working in partnership with The Royal Life Saving Society UK (RLSS UK), a long-established, national membership charity, which is proud to be the UK's leading 'Drowning Prevention Charity'. Also, with 40 branches across the country, it is the UK's leading provider of water safety training and qualifications. The organisation is now seeking a commercially-driven Finance Director to join the senior leadership team and lead on all financial aspects of the organisation.

The successful candidate will need to be a fully qualified accountant and demonstrate the following:
  • At least 10 years' post qualification experience, including 5 years as a senior finance manager/finance director
  • Experience in a commercial environment, as well as within the charity/non-profit sector
  • A strong operational and commercial mindset
  • Experience of negotiating, developing and managing commercial partnership agreements and monitoring performance of major commercial suppliers and partners.
  • Good knowledge of charity law, governance and the latest charity accounting regulations and standards
  • Experience of preparing commercial reviews, business cases and proposals for a Board
  • Excellent project management skills and the ability to oversee a range of major projects at a senior level on behalf of the Board

We are seeking an individual with gravitas who is a strong and personable leader with excellent communication skills and the ability to effectively engage with peers and colleagues at all levels.

If you have the skills and experience to succeed in a role like this, we very much look forward to hearing from you.

Please submit your CV with a supporting statement to Jenny Warner, quoting our reference JO1646.

This is a part time role with flexible hours/days to suit the requirements of the post, 15-21 hours per week.

1st Interview Date: 11 July 2019

2nd Interview Date: 15 or 17 July 2019