Head of Finance - London based Museum

City of London Temporary £540 - £660 per day
  • Opportunity to report into an outstanding Finance Director
  • Hybrid working

About Our Client

Our client is a prestigious London-based museum with a rich history, welcoming thousands of visitors each year. They are a mid-sized institution, known for their dedication to preserving and showcasing a diverse array of cultural and historical artefacts.

Job Description

  • Overseeing all financial operations within the museum
  • Managing budget planning and implementation
  • Creating and presenting financial reports to stakeholders
  • Ensuring financial compliance and risk management
  • Leading and developing the finance team
  • Collaborating with other department heads to align financial and organisational goals
  • Advising on strategic financial planning
  • Representing the museum in financial negotiations and discussions

The Successful Applicant

A successful Interim Head of Finance should have:

  • A degree in finance, accounting, or a related field
  • Professional qualifications such as ACA, ACCA, or CIMA
  • Extensive experience in financial management, particularly within a museum or similar institution
  • Strong leadership skills, with experience in managing a team
  • Excellent budgeting and financial reporting skills
  • Experience in strategic planning and financial forecasting
  • Strong negotiation skills and a diplomatic approach to financial discussions

What's on Offer

  • Competitive daily rate of £540 to £660
  • The opportunity to work in a renowned London museum
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment
  • 2-3 days per week in the Central London based office

We welcome all interested candidates who are passionate about finance and museums to apply. This is a unique opportunity to contribute to the success of a prestigious institution in London.

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Financial Controller
Not For Profit
City of London
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