Finance Director

Date Posted: Wednesday 07 June 2023

Vacancy Type: Full-Time

Closing date for application: 14/06/2023

All interested parties are invited to apply for this role through Michael Page, who have partnered with Cheltenham College to oversee the appointment.

The Finance Director leads the Finance function for Cheltenham College and will:

  • Develop and implement financial strategies, policies and procedures to support the college’s objectives.
  • Provide financial analysis and recommendations to the Senior Leadership Team, enabling informed decision-making
  • Manage and monitor the annual budget, ensuring efficient allocation of resources and financial stability.
  • Oversee the college’s financial reporting and produce accurate and timely financial statements.
  • Collaborate with external auditors, regulatory bodies and stakeholders to ensure compliance with financial regulations.
  • Lead and mentor the finance team, fostering a culture of excellence and continuous improvement.
  • Explore and implement innovative financial solutions to drive efficiency and cost-effectiveness.


The successful applicant

  • Professional qualifications such as ACA, ACCA or CIMA.
  • A proven track record in financial leadership roles, ideally with the education or non-profit sector. All sectors welcome to apply.
  • Strong financial acumen with a comprehensive understanding of accounting principles and financial management.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to provide strategic financial insights.
  • Proven experience in budgeting, financial planning and forecasting.
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build effective relationships across all levels of the organisation.
  • Experience managing and coordinating a team.

To apply, please visit : Michael Page.