​​​Below is the job description for the Head of Finance​


  • Preparation of statutory accounts, financial statements in accordance with accounting standards, guidelines and statues including the production of financial returns as required, i.e. Government, CIPFA etc


  • To assist in the production of the annual budget in consultation with other staff across the organisation, providing reporting mechanisms to facilitate overall budgetary control


  • To maintain a comprehensive knowledge of relevant legislation, accounting policy, practice and current developments and advise the Director of Finance on relevant implications


  • To manage, develop and maintain all financial systems and internal controls and provide advice and training to budget holders and staff within the organisation on finance related procedures, issues and budgetary control


  • To assist in preparing the annual departmental plan and review, ensuring the effective allocation of work and efficient use of resources


  • To manage and develop the staff within the finance team through staff supervision, appraisal, coaching and monitoring