Head of Finance

Job Title: Head of Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £46000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits
Reference: RB8407_1569592643
Contact Name: Michael Swinburn
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 27, 2019 14:57

Job Description

Robertson Bell are recruiting an adaptable and enthusiastic Head of Finance for a not for profit organisation based in Central London. This role is a very varied and people orientated position that is an exciting opportunity for someone looking to manage all elements of finance.

Reporting to the Director of Corporate Services, the Head of Finance will be managing the operational elements of the business finance function, support the Director in managing the organisation's governance strategy and ensuring the business plan is delivered, and co-ordinating all corporate office support functions.

Main responsibilities will include;

  • Prepare financial statements whilst adhering to the Government Financial Reporting Manual (FReM) requirements
  • Lead on all accounting and financial operations
  • Attend quarterly board meetings to present financial information
  • Manage a small finance team, providing support, leadership and training when necessary
  • Be responsible for all bank accounts and ensure all income streams are accurately recorded
  • Review and maintain risk registers

The successful candidate will be fully qualified (ACA, CIMA, CIPFA or ACCA) and will have strong communication skills, with the ability to influence at all levels. Ideally, you will have worked in a small organisation or have the right mindset to be hands-on, as well as having the interest and experience to pick up the strategic side as there is a good balance. This is a great opportunity for someone looking for a wide-ranging role who likes to be involved in the centre of an organisation.