Chief Finance Officer

Recruiter
Prospectus
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
24 Mar 2018
Closes
21 Apr 2018
Sectors
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our client is an independent and highly ambitious pioneering charity which supports disadvantaged young people to realise their future ambitions and fulfil their potential through high impact programmes. Working across the UK, this charity is uniquely positioned to drive innovation and accelerate their impact, and are now seeking a Chief Finance Officer to play a pivotal role in supporting their ambitious growth plans. Chief Finance Officer Competitive Salary London Reporting directly to the Chief Executive, you will be providing inspirational leadership and will take strategic responsibility for the financial management and direction of the charity ensuring that all activities are financially viable and actively contributing to the delivery of the organisational strategy. As a key member of the Senior Management Team, you will be responsible for leading a small finance team, developing long-term financial forecasts and commercial strategy, and managing all financial systems and interpreting and reporting on financial information. Other duties include the preparation of budgets for new business activities, leading on the production of the annual report and ensuring financial compliance. We are looking for a fully qualified accountant, with significant leadership and team management experience within a complex stakeholder environment. You will need to demonstrate considerable experience in strategic financial management and business planning and be able to manage significant budgets and risk management processes. Critical to your success in this position will be your personal integrity, intellectual agility and collaborative behaviours to influence and support a range of stakeholders at all levels, and contribute to a culture of collaborative working. You are also invited to contact our advisor at Prospectus, Alex Williams, for a confidential conversation. We are committed to providing equal opportunities for all. Applications are welcomed from all sections of the community. To register your interest in this role, please submit your CV (no more than 2 pages) via the "Apply Now" Button below. Please upload your CV in Word format. You will need to upload a supporting statement (no more than 2 pages), but this can be provided at a later date once you have full details of the role and the organisation. A Prospectus consultant will review and assess all submitted CVs in order to determine each applicant's suitability and aptitude for the role. Selected candidates will be contacted to discuss the role in more detail and be provided with the full job description. As part of the selection process, candidates may be invited to meet with a consultant at our offices.

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