In this role you will work closely with the Chief Executive to manage the efficient and effective delivery of operations, and monitor, maintain and develop the organisation's financial systems.
Contract Period: three years
Salary: £42,000 - 46,000 FTE (dependent on experience)
Hours: Full time, 35 hours per week
Location: Hybrid - home working, with presence in the office at least one day per week
About the role
The Director of Operations and Finance is a senior manager responsible for the provision of efficient and effective delivery of operations, including; HR administration, learning and development, health and safety compliance, ICT provision, and policy development and review. They are also responsible for monitoring, maintaining and developing efficient financial systems; and in setting up effective, reliable and legally compliant financial records and reports.
The Director Operations and Finance will act as Company Secretary, working closely with the Chief Executive and Board of Trustees. The Director of Operations and Finance also shares responsibility to contribute to improving access for people with protected characteristics to our workforce, governing body, audiences and wider stakeholders, and for ongoing organisational work focussed on care and well-being. A focus of our work at Heart of Glass is on environmental responsibility, and this role will be pivotal in driving this agenda across all areas of our operations.
The post requires reliability, initiative, confidentiality, attention to detail and close liaison with the Chief Executive and budget holders across the team, and key contractors.