Head of Finance
London - Up to 50,000 per annums

Type: Permanent
Start: ASAP
Duration: Permanent
Posted: 12 May 2017

Are you a confident Finance professional that’s looking for a challenging yet rewarding role, within a hub of inspiration? 

If so, the Roundhouse is looking for a Head of Finance to lead their busy Finance team, based within the vibrant and hustling streets of Camden, London.

Who We Are:

The Roundhouse is a hub of inspiration where artists and emerging talent create extraordinary work and where young people can grow creatively as individuals. We believe in the power of creativity to change lives. By giving young people the chance to engage with the arts through our music, media and performance projects, we inspire people to reach further, dream bigger, and achieve more.

But, the Roundhouse wouldn’t be successful without a sound financial base. As Head of Finance, your ability to support decision making across the organisation will be critical in making the Roundhouse a thriving business and charity.

What We’re Offering:

This is a new role providing an exciting opportunity to take ownership for the day to day management of the Finance team. Working closely with the finance team, the finance director and the other members of the Senior Management Team you will drive insightful financial reporting oversee the control of our financial resources and help to develop the financial acumen across the organisation.  

You will be directly responsible for a Finance Team of five, and will support the wider management team to meet our annual income targets of £15million and our matching expenditure base.

This job is for you if:

  • You have a collaborative leadership style, capable of motivating your team and driving change
  • You can contribute at both a strategic and operational level
  • You have the ability to challenge and influence Directors and Senior Managers and inspire confidence in Finance, through the timely delivery of insightful  information and a top quality finance service  
  • You love simplifying things, solving problems, taking on difficult challenges and finding creative solutions.
  • You are resilient, proactive, assertive and able to work autonomously
  • You have broad Finance knowledge including management accounting, financial controls, Payroll, VAT and Statutory Reporting. 
  • You are passionate about IT systems and manipulating them to  make tasks easier
  • You are Qualified Accountant and are an experienced Finance Professional / Head of Finance that’s managed a small Finance team.


What you’ll get:

A base salary of up to £50,000, benefits and ongoing support and development from your Manager, (the Finance Director), as you settle into your new role. You’ll work within an amazing team and you’ll smile everyday knowing you are making a difference to each young person that walks through the doors.

Recruitment timings:

Advert close: Sunday, 4th June

Shortlisting: w/c 12th June

Interviews: w/c 19th June 

So, to land this gig, please send your CV and supporting statement Roundhouse@allenlane.co.uk 

If we think you’ve got what it takes, we’ll be in touch.

Or, for further information or an informal conversation please contact Bryony Feeney on 02035428393.

We reserve the right to close the application process early. An early application is highly recommended. 

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