Head of Finance and Resources

£45,000 - £47,000
Closing date
30 Oct 2019
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We are delighted to be partnering with Working Chance to recruit their new Head of Finance and Resources. This is an exciting opportunity for you to bring your knowledge and skills to the not-for profit sector to support the overall delivery of the charity's mission.

Working Chance is an award-winning charity supporting women with convictions and care leavers into sustainable employment. Working with employers across all sectors, the charity provides a bespoke service helping women to turn their lives around. Working Chance also works to change the attitudes of employers, tackling prejudice about hiring staff with a conviction.

Working closely with the Chief Executive, your regular duties will include preparation of monthly management accounts, supporting the fundraisers with the budgetary aspects of funding bids and reports, as well as preparation of the annual budget and annual accounts. Acting as the Company Secretary, you will lead on governance duties alongside strategic business planning. As well as line managing one direct report, the placed candidate will oversee the development of overall office systems including HR, facilities and IT.

To be considered for this role, it is essential to have substantial experience across all aspects of finance such as budgeting, reporting, cash flow and management accounts. The successful candidate will have an excellent understanding of charity accounting including SORP, accompanied with good understanding of charity governance, HR and IT. You'll be highly adept with accounting software. As an experienced line manager, you are also required to be a fully qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA).

Please apply with a Word Document version of your CV. Cover letters are not required at this stage. A full job description will be provided to candidates shortlisted by Prospectus.

We believe our clients change the world for individuals, communities and society. For over 60 years Prospectus has been working across the UK and internationally to connect talented people with beyond profit organisations.


Contact Us
  • 20/22 Stukeley Street
  • London
  • WC2B5LR
  • GB
  • (020) 7691 1925
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