Finance Director

Competitive Salary
07 Sep 2018
05 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

At PDSA we are currently looking for a Finance Director to join our Head Office team in Telford. You will join us on a full time permanent basis working 35 hours per week and will receive a highly competitive salary.

Do you have a social heart with a business mind?

As the UKs leading veterinary charity we are looking to appoint an outstanding Director of Finance.

This is an exciting broad and varied strategic role where you can really make a difference to people and pets. As our Finance Director you will be responsible for the oversight of the finance directorate, implementing organisational financial and non-financial measures to support decision-making and helping to drive ambitious technologic-driven change across the organisation.

About PDSA

Every year, for 100 years, the dedicated teams at our 48 Pet Hospitals work tirelessly to provide 2.7 million veterinary treatments – including 440,000 preventive treatments. This helps over 430,000 much-loved pets and brings peace of mind to 300,000 owners. With the generosity of our supporters and our traded activity driving in excess of £100m income, the role of Director of Finance is crucial to ensuring that we utilise our available funds to maximise our public benefit. Reaching out in to communities that need our help and developing our strategic plans throughout the Business Plan and beyond in a sustainable way is a key part of this role.

About the Finance Director role:

As a critical member of our Senior Management Team the successful candidate will

- Take on joint responsibility for the strategic direction of PDSA
- Oversee all of the financial governance of the charity including our trading subsidiaries
- Oversee our investment strategy
- Lead and facilitate the strategic direction of our financial planning and analysis, legacy pipeline and property portfolio
- Drive the digital transformational approach across the organisation
- Ensure that our technical infrastructure and capability is fit-for-purpose

If this sounds like something you want to be a part of then join us as our new Finance Director and click ‘apply’ today – don’t miss out, we’d love to hear from you!

PDSA is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.

The organisation is committed to safeguarding and ensuring the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk and expects all employees and volunteers to share this commitment.