Head of Finance - 12 Month Fixed Term

Harris Hill
£55k per year
Closing date
3 Aug 2021

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Harris Hill is recruiting for a Head of Finance on a 12-month fixed term contract, with the possibility of the role going permanent if required for this well-established Charity based in Gloucester.

  • The position is working from home but would require you to travel to their offices in Gloucester for ideally 2 days a week.
  • Immediate Start position
  • £55,000pa
  • This is a full-time role, 5 days a week with ideally 2 days a week at their offices in Gloucester.
  • This role reports directly into the CEO and manages 1 Finance Assistant.
  • 12 Month Fixed Term Contract

Key responsibilities include:

  • Preparing monthly management accounts with supporting analysis and commentary
  • Monitoring and reporting on cashflow
  • Leading on the production of financial accounts in line with Charity SORP
  • Working with department leads to set the annual budget and regularly updating forecasts.
  • Leading on the development of a 3-5 yr budget
  • Oversight of monthly stock reporting and stock management

The successful candidate will:

  • Have recent charity SORP experience working in the charity sector.
  • Be a Qualified Accountant
  • Be prepared to be hands on within a small finance team.
  • Have excellent communications skills, working with and supporting stakeholders.
  • Experience of line management


Harris Hill has been providing the Charity and Not-for-Profit sector with high quality recruitment solutions for over 27 years. In the past year we have worked on more than 3,000 charity vacancies (approximately 2,000 permanent and 1,000 temporary) and are continuing to grow, developing new teams to respond to the strong demand for specialist charity professionals.

Our teams focus on specific functions within charities including Fundraising, Marketing/PR/Digital, Data Management & Business Support, Finance, Human Resources, Temporary and Executive-level roles.

We are committed to delivering a level of excellence to both candidates and clients alike and have an unrivalled reputation for finding talented people their ideal charity jobs within the UK's leading national and international charities and non-profit organisations.

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