We are a values-driven team with a culture of belonging and inclusion. We encourage applications from underrepresented groups, including people formerly in prison.
We don’t ask about criminal convictions during recruitment for roles where it is not necessary. We are happy to speak to applicants informally before commencing the application process.
You can read our values below, and you can find out more about us on our Meet Our Team page.
HEAD OF FINANCE AND RESOURCES
Spark Inside delivers coaching in prisons across London and the South East. The new post of Head of Finance and Resources will help to build on the success of Spark Inside by leading on corporate services and, as part of the Senior Manager Team, developing initiatives to improve income growth and organisational effectiveness. This is an excellent opportunity for a qualified, or part-qualified accountant with experience of delivering projects in a senior role.
Lead the organisation as a member of the SMT, developing and implementing strategic plans to achieve organisational aims
Lead responsibility for all of the organisations financial management and administration
Lead responsibility for ensuring HR systems, IT and back office functions are efficient and enhance the delivery of services
Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA, CIPFA) or part-qualified with a clear plan for achieving full qualification
Excellent working knowledge of financial issues for charities (e.g. SORP reporting requirements, restricted fund accounting, VAT)
Experience of managing HR projects
You will need to submit an up to date CV and a personal statement of no more than 500 words explaining how your knowledge, experience and skills make you suitable for the role of Head of Finance and Resources
Please combine your CV and personal statement into one document, and follow the “Upload your CV” link below to provide your contact details and upload your CV and personal statement
Applicants that have been short-listed will be notified by the 26 February 2019
The selection process has two interview stages. The first interview will be held between the 28 February and 1 March 2019
To find out more about Spark Inside please view our accounts on the Charity Commission website, or click the Annual Accounts link at the bottom of this page
If you have any questions, please contact email@example.com with your queries
To apply for the Head of Finance and Resources role please review the Job Description and upload your CV and personal statement before 11:59pm on Sunday 24th February. Applications received after the closing date will not be considered.