Our Client a social housing provider in London is looking for an Interim Head of Finance for a period of 6 months. As an experienced interim they will be leading a department of 20 through a period of change. Housing experienced is desirable but not critical; what is essential is a customer-centric approach focused on both the internal and external customer.
The individual will have a positive, solutions-focused attitude and will have superior people leadership skills. Key priorities include the following:
- To lead and develop a skilled finance team that maintains effective financial control and delivers excellent business partnering support to the Executive and Heads of Service.
- To lead on the preparation of the organisation's Business Plan and 30 year financial plan ensuring that the plan supports the long term financial viability and development of the business.
- Developing and embedding effective systems of financial control across the business and ensuring that they are complied with
The individual will hold a full CCAB qualification and will have been a "Head of Finance" within a medium sized service organisation.