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Head of Finance and Operations

The Reading Agency
Central London, with the option of hybrid working
Circa £42,000 per annum
Closing date
10 Nov 2021
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The Reading Agency is looking for a Head of Finance and Operations. In this exciting new role, you will support the organisation as we continue to innovate and adopt systems and business models to ensure we are effective and sustainable for the future.

About Us
As a national charity, we tackle life's big challenges through the proven power of reading. We work closely with partners to develop and deliver programmes for people of all ages and backgrounds; our vision is for a world where everyone is reading their way to a better life. 

In 2020-21, we helped over 1.9 million people benefit from reading through our programmes, our tireless campaigning, our excellent networks, and our power to influence, challenge and make change happen.

About You
You will be a qualified accountant with good technical skills. You will have experience of charity accounting, process and systems transformation as well as a 'can-do' attitude, seeking to add value beyond the remit of finance. You will be flexible, organised and a proactive team player, able to build positive relationships internally and externally.

Please select Apply on Website to be redirected to our website where you will find full details of this opportunity along with details of how to apply.

The closing date for applications is 5.00pm on Wednesday 10 November
Interviews will be held on Friday 19 November 2021


You must have the right to work in the UK when you apply.


We are a charity whose mission is to inspire more people to read more, encourage them to share their enjoyment of reading and celebrate the difference that reading makes to all our lives. We support people at all stages of their reading journey. Because everything changes when we read.

In our first ten years we reached 7 million people across the UK through our work with libraries, publishers and other partners. Between 2013 and 2018 we aim to create another 12 million opportunities to read, for children, young people and adults.

Our programmes support and keep people reading at all stages of life through innovative reading activities developed with libraries, publishers, authors and other partners.

Find Us
0207 324 2544
Free Word Centre
60 Farringdon Road
United Kingdom
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