The Organic Research Centre
Head of Finance (G8)Make positive to use with all of the requested info, as specified by the job overview under. Salary vary: £40k- £47K FTE every year relying on expertise REF: ADM2001 The Organic Research Centre is the UK’s main impartial analysis centre specializing in the event and promotion of sustainable, agroecological options to meals, farming and environmental points, together with natural farming and agroforestry. ORC is a registered charity with ca. 25 employees and funded primarily by challenge grants and contracts, from authorities, EU and basis sources, in addition to voluntary donations. We need to appoint a full-time Head of Finance (G8) to offer full accounting help to the Chief Executive Officer, Council of Management and Finance Committee. The function may even have duty to handle and develop the finance operate, together with employees, procedures, and insurance policies; to steer the month-to-month and annual accounts cycles together with exterior audits and budgets; to be a part of the Senior Management Team and advise on finance associated points, and to sometimes deputise for the CEO. As chief of a small group this can be a palms on function. In addition as a small charity, we’ve got to have the ability to adapt and alter with a view to capitalize on each alternative, so the profitable applicant should have the ability to deal with this while working at tempo. Candidates have to be CIMA/ACCA/ACA/QBE certified. At least three years’ finance expertise, expertise managing a group and accounting throughout the charity sector together with an understanding of FRS102 and Charity SORP are important. The profitable candidate have to be laptop literate together with expertise of computer-based finance techniques (data of Exchequer software program could be a bonus) and MS suite, significantly Excel. Good communication expertise written and oral in quite a lot of types, good organisational expertise, the power to work alone and inside a group, to offer management and to methodically organise, with the power to prioritise appropriately, obtain targets and ship to deadlines are additionally important to this function. An curiosity in natural meals and farming, meals techniques, agroecology and the surroundings is fascinating however not important, coaching is offered. Applications have to be on an ORC software type. The cut-off date for purposes is Friday eight th January 2021. Interviews might be held through MS Teams Wednesday 20 th January 2021. With a view to begin week commencing eight th February 2021.