Finance Director at a major UK grant making foundation

London (West), London (Greater)
Competitive salary
05 Jan 2018
29 Jan 2018
Job Function
Finance Director/CFO
Full Time
Contract Type

The Sigrid Rausing Trust is a highly respected grant making foundation based in London with a 2018 budget in excess of £27million. Since its inception in 1995 the Trust has made grants totalling almost £300m.   Its trustees award around 300 grants each year, supporting groups working in the UK and overseas.

We are seeking to appoint an ambitious, dynamic individual, with outstanding academic and professional qualifications, to oversee the Trust’s financial operations and to be responsible for its financial due diligence, as well as ensuring it operates efficiently and effectively.

Reporting to the Trust’s Executive Director, the Finance Director will work closely with the Trust’s expert and committed board of trustees and manage a team of three people in charge of grant administration, communications, and all office matters.

Applicants must have a degree and a professional (CCAB) accountancy qualification, and possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Please apply by sending your CV and a covering letter outlining why you are interested in the position, with the names and contact details of two referees (including your current or most recent employer), to by 10 a.m. on Monday 29th January.   We will not take up references prior to final interview.



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