Full time

Finance Manager

Location: Sheffield Wilson Carlile Centre

Closing date: 28th June 2023

Overview of Role:

As Finance Manager you will ensure the effective delivery of all aspects of financial management of the charity. You will provide day-to-day leadership of the finance function, bringing your accounting expertise to the team, and work collaboratively with me in my role as Director of Finance and Services to ensure our strategy is translated into effective budgeting, financial management and reporting.

You will support our existing finance team to ensure efficient and effective processes are in place, identifying potential improvements to processes and systems as we seek to deliver an effective service to our frontline projects.

You will line manage the Finance Team, which is currently made up of 5 staff members (4.2 FTE) who share and hold a variety of responsibilities. Our Finance Team are a warm, hardworking and reliable team and are looking for a gifted leader to join them.  This role sits within our Co.Lab team which refers to the team of people whose roles have an operational focus on facilitating the work of CA across the UK and Ireland. The team come together at regular times over the year to develop connection, collaboration and community to help us better serve the wider Church Army community. You will get to be part of a team that works hard and is passionate about making a difference.

The successful candidate will be a qualified accountant with a track record of achievement and experience as a team leader in a similar sized organisation. You will be comfortable producing and developing monthly management accounts to meet evolving business needs, producing our year end statutory accounts for the Church Army group and managing the audit process.

You will be an experienced and innovative leader, who shares in our GRACEUP values, and passion for seeing communities transformed. You will be someone who is enthusiastic about the difference that strong financial management can make to our front-line activities, bringing the good news of Jesus and practical support to people in some of the most deprived communities across the UK and Ireland.

We will provide you with the support you need to succeed, with regular 1-2-1s with me as your line manager and all the support that comes from being part of a national Christian charity and a loving community.

Salary:  £42,154 per annum

Hours: 37.5    Monday – Friday

Pension:  The post holder will be assessed under auto enrolment legislation and if eligible, employer contributions at 5% of qualifying earnings will be paid

Annual Leave: 25 days, plus Bank Holidays (total 33 days)

Contract:  Full-Time, Open Ended

Application Deadline:   Wednesday, 28 June 2023 (09:00)

Interview Date:               w/c  10 July 2023

Next Steps:

For more information on the role, you can find the job description and person specification for the post here.

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