Head of Finance

War Child
London, UK
Full time Staff

We are looking for a Head of Finance to lead the War Child - finance function across the organisation, including both the UK and country offices.

Reporting to the Director of Resources, you will provide strategic oversight of War Child’s finances by setting annual financial priorities against longer term strategy, provide sound financial advice to management and develop strong internal control systems.

You will lead a team of seven (7), who support the organisation in all aspects of financial management, including developing suitable financial policies and procedures, preparing accounts for statutory audit and financial training and capacity building across the organisation.

War Child is a growing organisation and therefore the role holder will be expected to offer flexibility and dynamic thinking to proactively deliver change and sustained developments to improve the organisation’s financial capacity and mitigate risks as the organisation develops.

Closing date: 
10th March 2019