Deputy Finance Manager

Nuffield Health
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
09 Jul 2017
08 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Newcastle upon Tyne Hospital

Deputy Finance Manager
37.5 hours per week

As Deputy Finance Manager you will lead and develop an accounts team to deliver a high quality finance service. You will be a Head of Department within the hospital and work together with other HODs on common projects, implementing the strategy of the Senior Management Team.

Your primary responsibility will be the management of the Business Office finance team and the delivery of the hospital accounting function. You will be responsible for the preparation of monthly accounts and balance sheet reconciliations. You will ensure that controls are in place in accordance with Nuffield Health financial governance policies and become the in house expert for system processes and compliance.

You will have excellent IT skills and be used to manipulating large volumes of data in excel and using accounting systems.

You will have relevant experience in a similar role and hold an accounting qualification such as AAT or be part qualified in ACCA / CIMA or equivalent. You will have a strong understanding of accounting ledgers and double entry book-keeping. You will have experience in managing teams.

Requirements for Post

  • Required: Good standard of general education
  • Preferred: AAT or equivalent financial qualification
  • Previous Knowledge, Skills and / or Experience
  • Preferred: Approximately 4 years relevant experience within an accounting role with supervisory responsibilities
  • Required: Excellent interpersonal and communication skills both oral and written
  • Desirable: Experience within the Healthcare environment

Nuffield Health, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospital

Nuffield Heath is Britain's largest and most pioneering healthcare charity, integrating fitness and well-being, prevention and cure. We've brought together our hospitals, clinics, fitness & wellbeing centres as well as our diagnostic units into one holistic healthcare service provided from over 200 locations. A not-for-profit organisation, we reinvest every penny we make into helping the people of Britain to lead healthier, happier lives. In today's healthcare market, we're in an enviably strong position.

Situated in an attractive area of Jesmond, The Nuffield Health Newcastle Hospital is a thriving, modern facility with 35 beds, three operating theatres, two with laminar flow, and a growing range of clinical services. We are continually developing our services, consolidating our position as a centre of excellence in the North East.

We'll give you the opportunity to make full use of your skills as part of an organisation that values and respects you. At Nuffield Health, your role is equally about empathy and expertise. It's not only about making correct assessments in accordance with protocols, but also about giving patients reassurance and support.

You'll be part of a close-knit team with matron-led care and consultant-led service. This role will give you opportunities to work with leading practitioners and to experience new practices, equipment and facilities.

Why Nuffield Health?

At Nuffield Health, you'll find the support, training, generous benefits package and respect for balance that will enable you to enjoy a healthy work life.

This is an exciting time for us and it could be for you too. Our vision is to transform healthcare in the UK and deliver health as it should be. Our approach is unique ­- we're bringing together assessment, treatment and prevention services to provide truly integrated care.

Key employee benefits:

  • Continuing professional and career development
  • Generous holiday and leave arrangements
  • Flexible pension options
  • Life assurance and healthcare schemes
  • Health assessments (after a qualifying period)
  • Free membership of our fantastic Nuffield Health Fitness & Wellbeing Centres, with heavily subsidised memberships for family

We have a duty to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for disclosure on successful candidates.