Director of Finance (21 hours per week)

Birmingham
Competitive
06 Jul 2012
06 Aug 2012
Finance Director/CFO
Part Time
Permanent

We have an excellent opportunity to join our new purpose built BEACON COLLEGE in the heart of Birmingham.

We are seeking a Director of Finance to provide the College with high quality strategic financial management and oversee the provision of efficient and reliable operational financial management.

Reporting to the Principal, the Director of Finance will be responsible for all of the overall financial controls within the College, as well as reporting to the Corporation on strategic financial management and policy. The successful candidate will hold a professional accountancy qualification such as ACA, ACCA or CIMA. It is essential to have a strong track record of success as a senior leader within a medium to large sized organisation. It would be desirable to have knowledge of the education sector.

Depending on the employment status of the successful person, this post will be a permanent position for an employee or alternatively the College will consider a consultant initially on a one year fixed term contract.

The salary for the post is on the Sixth Form Colleges' Support Staff Salary Spine point 54, currently £42,586 per annum (pro-rata). A daily rate will be negotiated with a consultant.

For an informal discussion, please contact Elly Tobin, Principal, on 0121 446 2200

Closing date: 6th August 2012

The College is committed to safeguarding, promoting the welfare of students and equality of opportunity for all and expects all staff to share this commitment.