Head of Finance

Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
09 May 2017
08 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Head of Finance job in Liverpool working for a medium sized Charity. Salary £42000 to £45667.

Your new company
Working for this Liverpool based charity you will be working for an organisation that gives something back to the community it serves. The company is growing and needs commercially minded individuals to help it win more tenders and deliver better services in a more efficient manner.

Your new role
As Head of Finance you will have a huge amount of autonomy to make decisions around all aspects of the finances of the Charity. Reporting into a Director of Resources you will be in charge of managing and motivating the finance team to deliver timely monthly reporting. You will support the operations centres - multiple cost centres and divisions with insightful analysis and will be responsible for the Year End statutory accounts production and audit management.
Commercially, you will support tenders and negotiations, and use your modelling skills to develop what-if scenarios to help decision making and win more business.

This is a fantastic position for an SME accountant or accountant with a charity background.

What you'll need to succeed
You'll be a qualified accountant who has a passion for leading people and for ensuring that operational managers receive reliable monthly management information to inform their decisions.
You'll use your strong Excel skills and previous experience of developing What-if scenarios / models to advise management on decisions and support tenders.
Your expertise in budget setting and budget management will help operational teams to control spend and deliver essential services to the highest standards.
Your awareness of the issues facing a small business will help you to manage cashflow and advise senior leaders on strategic matters.

What you'll get in return
In addition to working with a talented and motivated finance team, you'll be working to help an organisation that gives something back to the community.
You'll be rewarded with a competitive salary of £42,000 to £45667 plus a range of excellent benefits including flexible working and free parking.
You'll have the autonomy to make your own decisions and be part of the growth of this fantastic organisation.

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