Financial Services, Charity/ Voluntary/ NFP

Head of Finance and Resources

  • Croydon
  • £42,032.00
  • Mind
  • 35-40 hours per week


Mind in Croydon is working to promote good mental health. It seeks to empower people to lead a full life as part of their local community. To achieve these aims Mind:

  • Educates and provides services
  • Campaigns and raises funds
  • Works in partnership with other relevant organisations
  • Values diversity and focuses on quality
  • Involves service users and other volunteers in its work

Mind in Croydon is a mental health charity founded in 1967 and since then has developed into a significant provider of mental health services in Croydon.



We are looking for a highly motivated person who has proven financial experience and business acumen which they can exercise within a charitable context


Responsibilities and Duties

  • Leading and managing the finance and resources functions for Mind in Croydon with an income over £1 million and around 36 staff.
  • Working with the Chief Executive and the Board as a key part of the Senior Management Team (SMT) to provide support both at a strategic and operational level.
  • Ensuring the consistent operation of effective financial and budgetary controls.
  • Providing a high quality service and relevant reporting to a range of stakeholders on all aspects of financial performance and corporate resource planning and implementation




Candidates must be Fully Qualified: ACA/FCA, or ACCA/FCCA, or CIMA or CIPFA (or working towards and qualified by experience) to be considered for this post.

  • Excellent numeracy and financial awareness
  • High level of technical knowledge of accounting standards
  • Ability to produce complex financial reports that are accurate and clear for a range of users, including forecasting
  • Excellent knowledge of internal financial controls



Based in Purley CR8 2NE

Staff benefits include pension, death in service benefit, 28 days holiday rising to 33 after five years


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