Head of Finance



Cornwall - East


Finance, Management

Elevate your career as a Head of Finance with a dynamic organisation committed to making a tangible impact in Cornwall. This is a unique opportunity to join a forward-thinking team where your expertise will shape the financial strategy and operational success of the organisation. With a competitive salary of £63,000 plus a mileage allowance, this role offers not only financial reward but also the chance to contribute to meaningful projects and initiatives.

In this pivotal role, you’ll be responsible for the strategic and operational financial oversight of the organisation with a healthy annual turnover, along with significant investments and assets. You will ensure the integrity of financial systems and compliance with statutory regulations, working closely with the Chief Executive to guide both short and long-term financial planning. Your role will involve preparing financial statements, managing audits, and providing insightful recommendations to the Board to ensure financial sustainability and growth.

You’ll lead the financial strategy, acting as a key advisor on financial modelling for new business initiatives and funding proposals. Your leadership will extend to the organisation’s treasury management strategy, ensuring optimal liquidity and reserve policies. Additionally, you will oversee the financial performance of new housing programmes, contributing to the production of quarterly accounts and long-term financial forecasts.

This role is perfect for an experienced qualified accountant (ACCA, CIMA or ACA) with a strong commercial background and a proven track record in financial management. Your experience in highly regulated environments, coupled with your ability to lead and develop a finance team, will be crucial. You will excel in strategic financial leadership, business planning, and risk management, providing clear and actionable financial advice to senior stakeholders.

Joining our team means you’ll benefit from a supportive work environment that values professional development and continuous improvement. We offer flexible working hours to ensure a healthy work-life balance, and you’ll have the opportunity to attend relevant conferences and events to further enhance your skills.

If you’re ready to take on a challenging and rewarding role where your financial acumen and leadership skills will make a significant impact, we want to hear from you. Apply today to become an integral part of our mission to drive financial excellence and operational success.

Head of Finance | Full-Time | Permanent | £55-63k | Bodmin