Back to search results

Head of Finance

Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London

Location: London
Salary: From £90,000 per annum
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent
Placed On: 24th November 2022
Closes: 4th December 2022

The Courtauld is an internationally renowed centre for the teaching and research of art history and a major public gallery.  It is home to one of the world’s great art collections, located in the magnificent historic setting of Somerset House in central London. 

We are recruiting for a Head of Finance to join our Senior Leadership Team. 

Head of Finance starting from £90k per annum (depending on experience) 

As Head of Finance you will be a dynamic, enthusiastic senior finance professional with strong technical skills and outstanding leadership qualities. You will be advisor to the Märit Rausing Director, the Chief Finance and Strategy Officer as well as other relevant internal stakeholders, and key in supporting the development of the short, medium and long term financial strategy of the organisation. 

The Courtauld is accountable to the Office of Students, the Head of Finance has responsibility for ensuring that The Courtauld complies with its statutory and regulatory financial obligations. Adopting the principle of continuous improvement, you will strive to review and adapt the embedded business processes to ensure they support the current and future organisational needs. Leading a team of 6 you will bring a mentoring approach to management with a supportive hands-on attitude. 

The onboarding of the Head of Finance is pivotal in the digital transformation journey of the finance department, you will be proficient in paperless systems and keen to explore the latest technical solutions for finance processes, reporting and data control. Your experience of evaluating financial systems and implementation will be essential to the role. 

Applicants should be a fully qualified CCAB accountant or equivalent, with proven experience of management of the finance function and change initiatives in a large, complex organisation. 

How to apply

Contact recruitment@counterculturellp.com for further information and a candidate pack. 

Please send CV and a supporting statement of up to 1500 words. 

The supporting statement should set out:-

  • Why you want to work for The Courtauld
  • What experiences and skills do you have that you feel will illustrate your suitability for the role of Head of Finance.

You should explicitly address the criteria set out in the job description and person specification when preparing your statement.  

Please send your CV and supporting statement to recruitment@counterculturellp.com using  ‘Head of Finance’ as the subject. 

Closing Date: 4th December 2022   

1st Interview Dates: 12th and 13th December 2022

We value your feedback on the quality of our adverts. If you have a comment to make about the overall quality of this advert, or its categorisation then please send us your feedback
Advert information

Type / Role:

Subject Area(s):

Location(s):

Job tools
 

PhD Alert Created

Job Alert Created

Your PhD alert has been successfully created for this search.

Your job alert has been successfully created for this search.

Ok Ok

PhD Alert Created

Job Alert Created

Your PhD alert has been successfully created for this search.

Your job alert has been successfully created for this search.

Manage your job alerts Manage your job alerts

Account Verification Missing

In order to create multiple job alerts, you must first verify your email address to complete your account creation

Request verification email Request verification email

jobs.ac.uk Account Required

In order to create multiple alerts, you must create a jobs.ac.uk jobseeker account

Create Account Create Account

Alert Creation Failed

Unfortunately, your account is currently blocked. Please login to unblock your account.

Email Address Blocked

We received a delivery failure message when attempting to send you an email and therefore your email address has been blocked. You will not receive job alerts until your email address is unblocked. To do so, please choose from one of the two options below.

Max Alerts Reached

A maximum of 5 Job Alerts can be created against your account. Please remove an existing alert in order to create this new Job Alert

Manage your job alerts Manage your job alerts

Creation Failed

Unfortunately, your alert was not created at this time. Please try again.

Ok Ok

Create PhD Alert

Create Job Alert

When you create this PhD alert we will email you a selection of PhDs matching your criteria.When you create this job alert we will email you a selection of jobs matching your criteria. Our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy apply to this service. Any personal data you provide in setting up this alert is processed in accordance with our Privacy Notice

Create PhD Alert

Create Job Alert

When you create this PhD alert we will email you a selection of PhDs matching your criteria.When you create this job alert we will email you a selection of jobs matching your criteria. Our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy apply to this service. Any personal data you provide in setting up this alert is processed in accordance with our Privacy Notice

 
 
More jobs from Courtauld Institute of Art, University of London

Show all jobs for this employer …

More jobs like this
Join in and follow us

Browser Upgrade Recommended

jobs.ac.uk has been optimised for the latest browsers.

For the best user experience, we recommend viewing jobs.ac.uk on one of the following:

Google Chrome Firefox Microsoft Edge