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Head of Divisional Finance

  • Location:

    South London, London

  • Sector:

    Finance & Accounting bands 4-9

  • Job type:

    Contract & Interim

  • Salary:

    £250 - £300 per day

  • Job ref:

    JN -012024-81088_1704474517

  • Published:

    05 January 2024

  • Duration:

    3 months (min)

  • Expiry date:

    05 March 2024

  • Start date:


Head of Divisional Finance

Band 8c

£275 - £300 per day (PAYE)

Cobalt recruitment have an exciting interim position based in the South London area. An NHS trust has an excellent opportunity for a Head of Divisional Finance within a finance department.

The ideal candidate will have strong finance experience and have worked previously within NHS organisation. The post holder should hold a CCAB qualification (fully) and worked to a senior level within financial management.

Job Summary

The individual will be expected to support and manage the finance team for a variety of tasks including recruitment, career development, performance and work evaluations. You would also be expected for lead the financial performance management within a large complex organisation. Anyone applying should be experienced within operating at a strategic level within a leadership role, working with multiple stakeholders, being able to develop effective partnership approaches and key communication skills with practical experience.

A good knowledge of statutory accounts procedures and guidelines with experience of delivering these. The ability to be able to analyse highly complex issues from various sources. Highly effective communication skills with the ability to influence and implement change management within a business.

Job Details

  • ASAP start

  • CCAB Fully Qualified

  • Hybrid working options available

  • £275 - £300 per day (PAYE)

Cobalt PS exists to connect the best public sector talent with public sector organisations including NHS contracting authorities, local government, and universities, as well as other not-for-profit organisations.

Alternatively, if you have a friend or colleague who would be interested in this role, we do offer a referral scheme for successful candidates.

If this role isn't the right for you, we have a wide range of specific roles within the HR, Finance, and accounting sector.

Please get in touch with either Eden Kendall ekendall@cobaltrecruitment.com 02074782525 or ncourt@cobaltrecruitment.com 02074782567