Finance Director

Posted 05 March 2024
Salary £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Accounting & Finance
Contact NameSamuel Everton

Job description

Our client is a commercially astute non-profit organisation based in Southeast London with an ever-expanding footprint and a fantastic culture. Due to the continues growth, they require an energetic Finance Director to join the team on a part- or full-time basis.


  • To provide leadership and management of the finance, HR and IT functions and ensure the organisation can deliver strategic plan through stakeholders.
  • Work with senior colleagues in the provision of financial information in relation to the forward planning and strategic development
  • Lead the annual budgeting process, working with Directors and other colleagues to develop appropriate budgets to meet the objectives
  • Build the financial analytics capability to enable accurate planning and an efficient agile operating model.
  • Implement effective systems of budgetary control, including overall responsibility for the preparation of monthly management accounts
  • Manage the cash position robustly; ensure that the treasury management policy is current and maintained
  • Presentation, preparation, and submission of quarterly financial updates to the Board.
  • Lead and develop a culture of accountability and autonomy for budget holders across the organisation
  • Lead the statutory audit process working closely with the Audit and Finance Committee, and the appointed auditors, to ensure excellent standards of compliance;
  • Oversee the investment portfolio, in partnership with the Audit & Finance Committee, and ensure that Trustees have appropriate information and advice to make informed decisions on its investments.

Candidate expectations:

  • Qualified Finance professional (4 years + post Qual)
  • Years of experience working at a senior level with team management exposure
  • Proven record working with a senior leadership team including the board