Head of Finance

Recruiter
Liverpool Finance
Location
Lancashire
Salary
45000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
17 May 2017
Closes
22 May 2017
Category
Accounting
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Reed Finance is working with an inspiring social care provider based in Merseyside, to appoint a new Head of Finance. Our client provide a diverse range of support services and operate in some of the most vulnerable and disadvantaged in the local area. They are extremely well established with a fantastic reputation, employing over 900 staff and supporting thousands of people every year. Reporting to the Director of Finance this is a key position to lead an established finance and purchasing team. With overall responsibility for the management of the central finance department, you will oversee the delivery of management and statutory accounts, budgets, forecasts, purchasing and investment appraisals. You will lead the internal audit function, and deliver on building a 3 year strategic plan. You will also be tasked with providing inspiring leadership and support on a day to day basis to the finance function.Furthermore, this role will require you to be part of the Executive Management Team, where you will brief on all finance and legislative changes. You will work closely with the internal and external stakeholders, leading negotiations with Local Authorities, and support operational managers with budget and control requirements. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business that is going through significant positive change with another recent senior figure joining the business, to work on a highly visible and dynamic role. Ideally, you will hold extensive experience in leading finance teams, delivering excellent financial and management accounting, with an ability to see the big picture. You will take part in building and delivering key strategic goals, and therefore will have a strong track record of this. Ideally, you will be a fully qualified accountant, ACCA/ACA/CIMA with experience in charity/public sector. CV application deadline for this role is Friday 12th May. Alternatively please send your CV through to Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business