Director of Finance & Infrastructure

Job Title: Director of Finance & Infrastructure
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Newhaven
Salary: £55 000 to £60 000 dependent on qualification, skill & experience
Contact Name: Amber Upton
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 06, 2021 14:07

Job Description

Based Newhaven with occasional travel across East Sussex

Full time hours ideally (37 hrs pw), but happy to discuss part time options for the right candidate

Ideally you will have a proven track record as a senior level decision maker who offers broad cross sector experience, and demonstrates excellent communication skills as such.

With responsibility for providing expert strategic financial advice & professional input right across the organisation, and the effective leadership and direction of the finance & infrastructure team, you will ensure the finances and operational infrastructure of the Charity run smoothly and efficiently, supporting the delivery of the services and enterprises which fulfil the organisation’s mission & values.

Providing sound financial & contract management advice and ensuring compliance with legal, statutory and audit requirements you will additionally contribute to the strategic leadership of the charity as an active member of our Senior Management Team.

In addition, this post has oversight and responsibility for IT, phones and estates/premises and for ensuring that the Charity complies with health and safety and other regulations.

Post subject to a DBS & financial suitability check. Car owner and driver is preferred but not essential.

Interviews will be held on site in Newhaven as this role supports the Charity’s need to ensure safe delivery of exempt services.

Closing date: 5pm Tuesday 25th May 2021

Interviews:  w/c 7th June 2021

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To be considered for this role you will need to apply with an online application form: 

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Along with your completed SCDA application form, outlining your suitability for the role addressing the job description and person specification, please submit an accompanying, up-to-date CV (also via