Head of Finance

Recruiter
MIND NATIONAL ASSOCIATION
Location
England
Salary
55800.00 GBP Annual + (more considered for exceptional candidates)
Posted
11 Oct 2017
Closes
18 Oct 2017
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Mind is a fast growing organisation and Mental Health is currently high on the social and political agenda.

The organisation is currently recruiting for a new Head of Finance to have overall responsibility for the Finance directorate, reporting to the Chief Operating Officer.

You will be a qualified accountant (CIMA, ACCA, CIPFA, ACA) with significant post qualified experience. You will also have extensive knowledge and experience of the charity sector and of working in a senior leadership role in a similar sized organisation.

Furthermore, you will have led a large team and have been responsible for both the transactional and management accounting functions. You will also have experience advising Senior management and Trustees.

Key Skills - Excellent leadership, communication, self-management, interpersonal and decision making skills.

Specifically, the post is responsible for:

  • The provision of high quality financial advice to the Trustees, Mind senior team and to managers
  • The provision of a high quality finance service, with a strong customer service ethos
  • Developing and implementing Mind's finance strategy
  • Co-developing and enabling a financial strategy for the Local Mind network, working closely with Local Mind Finance Heads & Directors
  • Establishing and delivering a procurement function across national Mind and the Local Mind network
  • Maintaining and managing Mind's Business Continuity plan
  • Ensuring the active involvement & support of the Finance team in the work of Mind's front line departments, and ensuring close working relationships with the HR team
  • Ensuring Mind is a high performing organisation in relation to Workplace Wellbeing

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Closing date: 23 rd October 2017

Mind is an equal opportunities employer.