Interim Finance Director (Belfast, 12 months)

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent, Temporary full-time, TemporaryContract, Trainee

Salary £45000 - 55000

Updated 2 weeks ago

Reference 1361099

 Job Description

Interim Finance Director - c.£50k


VanRath are pleased to be recruiting for an Interim Finance Director for a target, public sector employer, based in Central Belfast. This is an exciting role which will commence within a short turnaround time and will bring the successful candidate a rewarding and enjoyable assignment from the outset. The role is to cover a maternity leave and there will be the possibility of extension for the postholder.

The Role:

This role will report directly to the Chief Executive and you will oversee the day to day financial management, HR and IT functions for the organisation.

Key responsibilities:

  • Oversee the day to day running of the finance department.
  • Support the Chief Executive in driving the organisation through a period of structural and systemic change.
  • Provide guidance and leadership on all aspects of financial direction and decision-making.
  • Present on and oversee the coordination and management of the planning and budgeting process, preparing accurate forecasting and reporting systems.
  • Review monthly management accounts, year end and ad hoc financial reporting information
  • Ensure adequate systems and financial controls are implemented and in place to achieve necessary reporting standards.
  • Manage and mentor a diverse team of staff across Finance, HR and IT

The Ideal Person:

– Professional qualification with a relevant accountancy body

– A minimum of five years’ relevant post qualification experience.

– A minimum of three years’ management experience at a senior and strategic level including leading the development, implementation and monitoring of the finance function.



For further information on this vacancy, or any other Senior Finance job in Belfast or wider Northern Ireland, please apply via the link below or contact Damian Della Croce in the strictest confidence on 02890 330 250.