Deputy Director of Finance

London Temporary £90,000 - £95,000
  • Competitive salary
  • Benefits

About Our Client

Our client is a central London based, not for profit organisation. they are offering a competitive salary alongside other benefits.

Job Description

- Ability to prove experience of business partnering skills and help create a business partnering culture

- Work with the team and finance director in driving modernisation for the university as a whole. E.g. helping to identify process improvements and new ways of working

- Identify skill gaps in current team and work with financial director to implement training and development

- Be an active member in SMT which consists of: four deans, one vice chancellor, one deputy vice chancellor, one executive director of operations and director of services

- General oversight and management of finance function as a whole. Working closely with the finance director on strategic issues whilst also maintaining a hands on approach with the team

The Successful Applicant

  • A qualified accountant (ACMA, CIPFA, ACCA, ACA) with at least 5 years of post-qualification experience.
  • Strategic capability, able to understand the wider business context and to add value to strategic decisions.
  • Strong interpersonal skills, with ability to build credibility and influence senior stakeholders.
  • Strong analytical and judgement skills.
  • Communication, influencing and relationship management skills
  • Experience of managing a multi-disciplined finance team, with demonstrable ability to bring the best out in them.
  • A strong track record of driving process and finance system improvements.
  • Great written and oral communication skills

What's on Offer

Permanent post: 35 hours per week, 9.30am to 5.30pm Monday to Friday with an hour each day for lunch

  • Salary: £90,000 - £95,000
  • 30 days annual leave per annum plus extended break at Christmas and Easter
  • A contributory defined benefit pension scheme and interest free season ticket loan are available
  • Season ticket loan
  • Enhanced sick pay
  • Enhanced paternity pay
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • occupational health
  • In house events
  • 24/7 confidentiality support
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