Head of Finance

Job Title: Head of Finance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + flexible working
Reference: RB10159_1580237430
Contact Name: Kate Marriott
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 28, 2020 18:50

Job Description

If you are an experienced finance leader, used to managing a high performing team and driving value for money, this Head of Finance role for a large INGO might be the right next step for you. This position is an exciting role in one of the most influential INGO's operating in the international development sector.

Overseeing the restricted and unrestricted finance teams, the Head of Finance is responsible for the financial management of the organisation. Key responsibilities include; delivering the annual budget for the organisation and its international hubs, signing off the annual statutory accounts, working with the CFO on the financial planning for the charity, overseeing the development of commercial proposals for development projects and managing the finance function. With two reports responsible for pulling together the financial management information for the UK and country offices, the Head of Finance will hold an overview of the financial performance of the whole organisation. A key contact for the baord, this role will be both hands on and strategic, able to understand the bigger picture.

The Head of Finance will need global experience, ideally from an international development background although this is not essential. With strong team management skills, you will have an eye for detail and exceptional technical skills. The Head of Finance will hold a full accountancy qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIPFA, CIMA) and will have significant post-qualification experience managing a finance function. Charity experience would be beneficial however the key requirements are the ability to build relationships internationally, drive performance and focus on the continuous improvement of the finance function.

If you are interested in this position, please apply early as we are running telephone interviews over the next two weeks and successful candidates will be interviewed as and when they apply. This position is based in Central London. For more information please contact Kate at Robertson Bell: