Finance Director

Allen Lane Financial Recruitment
31 Aug 2017
27 Sep 2017
Contract Type
A fantastic opportunity has arisen to join the Royal College of Physicians in a newly created Finance Director post during an exciting period of transition and growth. The Royal College of Physicians of London plays a pivotal role in setting clinical standards and through a variety of activities, influences the quality of medical practice in hospitals. It conducts examinations, carries out training, education and research activities and advises the Government and the profession on health and medical matters. Reporting to the Director of Corporate Services and acting as a key member of the senior leadership team, the Finance Director will be responsible for the overall activities of the Finance Department and representing finance at the various committees and with trustees (namely at the Finance & Resources Board and the Audit & Risk Committee). The successful applicant will ensure an efficient and effective finance service that is strategic, outward facing and customer orientated to its client departments. The Finance Director will have five direct reports: Head of Finance Business Partnering, Finance Processing Manager, Finance Systems Manager, Internal Controls Accountant, Payroll & Pensions Administrator. We are seeking exceptional candidates who strategically-minded, aspirational and strong leaders. You will need to be fully qualified and will either be already proven at this level, or can reassure you would be able to take this role as a progressive step from either a financial controller or head of management accounts/FP&A level post. For more information, please contact Michael Quest at Allen Lane. Key Timings: Application Deadline: please send your cv and a cover letter by close of play 13.9.17 Interviews: week commencing 25.9.17 & 2.10.17