Accounting & Finance

Interim Director of Finance

£700 - £800 per day

Hertfordshire

Duration:
8 months +
Expiry date:
2024-05-30
Start date:
ASAP
Job type:
Contract
Job ID:
ROR3S

About the role:

Does the prospect of working for a world-leading research institute, focused on promoting sustainability for the betterment of society worldwide, interest you? If so, this is an excellent interim opportunity for you with an ASAP start to at least the end of 2024. Reporting directly into the CEO and overseeing a total team of 15 across Finance, Procurement and Assurance, as Interim FD you’d play a pivotal role in the smooth running and strategic direction of the department.

In addition to team management, your main responsibilities will include:

  • Providing financial leadership and strategic management advice to the CEO and, alongside the CEO, reporting to the Board
  • Developing and overseeing transparent management reporting capabilities including budgeting and performance reporting
  • Leading on the annual financial planning, budgeting and forecasting cycle, as well as the year end and audit
  • Overseeing bids for new resources, such as capital bids
  • Maintaining funder and investor relations with the organisation’s main funders
  • Being the primary liaison with regulatory bodies, leading on all matters for the consideration of the Finance & Audit committee

The successful candidate will:

  • Be a CCAB qualified finance professional with significant post-qualification experience in senior management roles
  • Have demonstrable prior experience working in a no.1 Director of Finance or CFO level role
  • Be highly experienced managing substantial budgets, resources and funding
  • Have an excellent track record of managing and motivating teams, as well as being able to demonstrate strong negotiation and influencing skills both externally and internally

This role falls inside of IR35, and is advertised on the basis of a hybrid working model (3 days per week in the office).

In our company values we aim for equity at all stages of the recruitment process, please let us know if we can do anything to make the process more accessible to you.

Duration:
8 months +
Expiry date:
2024-05-30
Start date:
ASAP
Job Type:
Contract
Job ID:
ROR3S

Sounds good?

Does this role sound like the right for for you? Apply using the form and one of the Goodman Masson team members will get back to you as soon as possible. Good luck!

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