Head of Finance

Habitat for Humanity Great Britain
£45,000 - £45,000
Closing date: 30 May 2017
Job Type: Paid
Location: Slough, Greater London
This role is responsible for managing HFHGB's financial resources, ensuring our assets are used effectively and accountably in line with our charitable purposes and in line with all requirements from HFH International.

The Head of Finance leads the HFHGB’s finance and compliance activities. The post-holder ensures the appropriate use of our resources and takes responsibility for our day to day accounting, financial management, management information, and financial reporting. The Head of Finance is a member of the Senior Leadership Team and participates in the development of the strategic planning and direction of the organisation, working closely with the CEO, Deputy CEO/the Head of Income Generation, Head of Partnerships and Programmes, and the Head of Supporter Services and leading on matters regarding financial strategy and systems management.

We are looking for someone with a demonstrable track record of highly successful financial management and experience working with small to medium-sized charities and limited resources. You will be someone with a talent for financial systems management to achieve maximum benefit to the charity.

We want someone who is comfortable taking initiative and who is a strong colleague. You will be someone who will find the right way to work with all team members and with trustees, who wants to lead the whole team in its interaction with financial systems, compliance and risk, and so has excellent written and verbal communication skills.

See attached job description for further details.

Region: London and the southeast
Location: Slough, Greater London
Sector: Finance

Application notes

Applicants should send a CV and cover letter of no more than two sides of A4 outlining their experience and suitability for the role to shorn@habitatforhumanity.org.uk.

The deadline for applications is noon on 30 May 2017.

Interviews will take place in the weeks of 5 and 12 June 2017.

We will be contacting applicants we wish to invite for an interview shortly after the closing date.  Unfortunately, because of high volume of applications we will not be able to contact unsuccessful applicants.  If you haven't heard from us within a month of the application deadline, please assume that your application has not been successful.

Disclaimer – Please note that we don’t accept unsolicited applications or CVs from third-party recruiters.


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