Interim Head of Finance (Belfast, Starting ASAP!)

Job Description

Interim Head of Finance (Belfast, Starting ASAP!)

VANRATH are pleased to be exclusively recruiting for an Interim Head of Finance for a very well known public sector organisation, based in Belfast. This role will commence within a short turnaround time and will bring the successful candidate a rewarding and challenging post from the outset. Due to the preference for a quick turnaround, preference will be given to candidates with little or no notice period for this role. The role will run for a minimum of 6 months and has strong likelihood for extension thereafter.

The Role:

Reporting to the Director of Finance you will oversee the day to day financial management and governance for the organisation.

Key responsibilities:

  • Prepare and implement the Finance business plan, in line with the strategic objectives, ensuring an integrated approach to business planning and performance management process to deliver an efficient, effective and economic management of the Finance dept, in line with policies and procedures and within agreed budgets
  • Assist the Director of Finance and Corporate Services to ensure budgetary control through the preparation of annual estimates of income and expenditure, and ensure ongoing monitoring, assessment and control of the service budget against performance.
  • Support the overall governance of the organisation by the preparation and presentation of reports to Committees, the Director and other organisations as required and action agreed decisions.

The Ideal Person:

- Professional qualification with a relevant accountancy body.

- A minimum of three year's management experience at a relevant senior and strategic level including leading the development, implementation and monitoring of the finance function.



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