Interim Director of Finance/ Head of Financial Transformation

Discipline: Finance

Sector: Charity

Location: London

Type: Fixed Term Contract

Date posted: 11/10/2021

Start: ASAP

Duration: 12 months FTC

Salary: £65,000 per annum


My client is at the very heart of the war on climate change. Working with local communities across the globe they promote sustainable solutions to managing natural resources that benefit people and nature alike.

At present they are looking to recruit an interim Director of Finance that can provide cover for the current post holder and then lead on a transformation project that will allow this growing organisation to reach its true potential.

Key responsibilities:

  • Act as interim finance director, taking overall leadership of the accounting function including transactional processing, business partnering and financial reporting.
  • Lead on the finance transformation plan, ensuring finance is a critical and outward facing business partner providing strategic support throughout the organisation.
  • Develop robust multi-year funding and financial plans to underpin the organisations ambitious strategy.
  • Develop and roll out improved financial reporting for different stakeholder groups including trustees, senior management team and country directors.
  • Develop an improved risk management approach including tolerance and appetite statements.

The successful candidate will be a fully qualified accountant with a track record of working in a global organisation. With substantive experience in financial planning and business partnering, you will possess excellent communication skills and be able to convey complex financial information to a diverse range of stakeholders. With a commitment to excellence, you will be very comfortable with change and have previous experience of working on transformation projects.

With offices based in London, my client is currently following a hybrid home/office working policy.

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