Finance Director (14 Month FTC)

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Finance Director (14 Month FTC)



Cornwall - West

Fixed term

Finance, Management

Make Waves in Your Career with an Impactful Role

Imagine joining a team where your strategic and financial expertise directly contributes to making a significant difference. This is an opportunity to step into a Finance Director role on a maternity cover basis, offering the flexibility of hybrid working.

This role offers a competitive salary, starting annual leave of 25 days plus bank holidays, which can increase with service length, and additional wellbeing days. The benefits extend to flexible working hours, never-ending free coffee, and working in a pet-friendly office.

The Role

Taking on this pivotal role, you’ll report to the CEO and manage the financial strategy and operations during the maternity cover period. You’ll lead a small finance team, ensuring smooth financial operations, compliance with Charity Commission requirements, and effective communication of financial strategies and risks.

Key responsibilities include strategic finance planning, risk-based reserves management, ethical investment strategy review, and financial policy oversight. You’ll also act as a finance business partner, supporting budget holders, ensuring accurate financial reporting, and delivering training as needed. Your role will be crucial in supporting fundraising plans and cost recovery approaches, as well as overseeing the implementation of the new cloud-based finance system.

Required Skills and Experience

To excel in this role, you should have over five years of experience as a qualified accountant (ACCA, ACA, CIMA), with senior leadership experience. A background in charity finance is desirable, alongside a passion for environmental conservation. Strong strategic thinking, decision-making, and communication skills are essential.

Join a Movement

This is more than just a job; it’s an opportunity to be part of a dedicated community working towards a significant cause. The organisation prides itself on a culture of compassion, openness, and authenticity, empowering staff to make real change happen. This role is your chance to contribute to a vital mission while growing professionally in a supportive, dynamic environment.

Ready to make an impact? Apply today and become part of a team that values your expertise and shares your passion for making a difference.

Finance Director | 14 Months FTC | Full-Time | £52-68k | Truro