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Head of Finance (Part time)

Published 08 August 2023
£44000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Job Starts: 8th August 2023
Public Sector & Not for Profit

Job Description

Head of Finance Opportunity - (4 days per week) - Excellent Pension
Macildowie is delighted to be partnering with an organisation in the education sector based in Northamptonshire who are looking for an experienced finance professional for a Head of Finance/ Finance Manager opportunity. They are open to individuals from all sector backgrounds so should you have purely private sector experience they would be keen to hear from you.

This is a great opportunity to get exposure to various elements within an educational organisation with both a management & financial accounting element. You will be reporting into the Director of Finance managing a team of 4 and there is also view that you will potentially deputise for the Director of Finance and so offers a great opportunity to progress and develop also should this be wanted.

- Part time - 4 days per week
- Full time equivalent salary of £44,000 - £48,000
- Exceptional pension - 23% employer contribution
- Miscellaneous benefits - free onsite parking, onsite gym, subsidised catering & health cash plan
- Hybrid - blend of remote and on site

- Managing a team of 4 individuals, 3 on the transactional finance side and one accountant
- Preparing the monthly accounts commentary as well as cash flow forecast
- Planning and executing the annual business planning and budget process, liaising with the various budget holders
- Liaising with internal and external auditors and also supporting the Director of Finance with the yearend close down as well as production of year end group accounts
- The timely production of accurate management reports, including the statutory and monthly management accounts.

Minimum Requirements
- Previous staff management experience (1-2-1's, PDP's etc)
- Budgeting and forecasting experience
- Experience supporting year end and audit prep and reporting
- Fluency and competence with excel and manipulating data (formula's intermediate level)

- Higher education/ further education experience - if not wider public sector/ not for profit experience would also be desirable

If you are interested in exploring this opportunity and finding out more please apply now. We will be submitting the final short list by Friday 11th August so if you are interested in being considered please don't hesitate to get in touch.

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Required Skills

  • Head of Finance OR Finance Manager OR Financial Controller OR Finance Director OR Director of Finance OR CFO OR Chief Finance Officer OR Chief Financial Officer OR Director of Resources

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