Financial Operations Director
The Royal Free London’s mission is to provide world class expertise and local care.
We are one of four trusts across the NHS to be chosen to develop a group model enabling us to share services and resources more effectively across hospitals to improve the experience of patients and staff. Barnet Hospital, Chase Farm Hospital and the Royal Free Hospital are part of the Royal Free London group, and North Middlesex University Hospital NHS Trust became its first clinical partner in September 2017. We are also a member of the academic health science partnership UCL Partners, which brings people and organisations together to transform the health and wellbeing of the population.
The Financial Operations Director will support the Group Chief Finance & Compliance Officer by acting as Operational Lead for the Trust’s Finance function, providing effective and professional leadership to the central Finance Department. The role is expected to support site Directors of Financial Performance, site leadership teams and clinical directors ensuring that the central finance function makes a direct contribution to the wider organisation objectives.
The successful candidate must be a robust, credible, professionally qualified accountant with exemplary leadership skills, high standards and strong attention to detail. You must have experience leading multi-function teams and been responsible for overall financial control of an organisation. Your significant post-qualification experience will have been gained within a large, complex and public sector organisation as an experienced Deputy Director of Finance.
This successful candidate will be required to spend 2-3 days of the working week at the Enfield Civic Centre where a significant proportion of their team will be based.
Please contact our recruitment partner Adrian Watts from Allen Lane on 0207 101 8807 / 0781 629 0865 for an informal discussion. For further information please visit our dedicated recruitment page - https://allenlanerecruitment.wixsite.com/royalfree and in the first instance please send your CV and current remuneration by clicking on Apply.
Closing date for applications will be Monday 1st October and interviews will be week commencing 15th October.