Finance Director

Engage Britain
Up to £80,000
Engage Britain is a new organisation focused on tackling our country’s most difficult and divisive challenges. Our mission is to show that we can be optimistic about the future by putting people at the heart of finding ways forward on the biggest challenges facing our country. We will chart a new course for policymaking that bridges divides and will support all those who wish to be involved to develop ways forward that are politically sustainable and make a real difference.

We are looking for a highly skilled senior finance professional who also has experience overseeing organisational operations. The person will join the senior leadership team at a time of organisational growth and development and will work closely with the Director and Board of Trustees to lead the organisation. Beyond finance we want someone who has clear leadership skills and wants to take a proactive role in driving forward our organisation’s strategies and developing our internal infrastructure and capabilities, which will allow Engage Britain to continue to grow.

Download the candidate brief to find out about the role.

To make an application, please click on the apply now button below, with the following prepared:

  • your CV (no more than three sides)
  • a supporting statement that sets out:
    – why you are interested in this role and how you match the criteria set out under Part One of the Person Specification
    – details of two professional referees
  • we would be grateful if you would also tell us about any dates when you are not available to attend interview.

Closing date
Friday 26th June 2020

Agreement of the final shortlist
By Friday 17th July 2020

Due diligence; assessments (if required)
To follow confirmation of the shortlist

Final panel interviews
Mid-late July 2020

Possible second round of interviews
To be confirmed (if required)

Preferred candidates will meet the Chair
To be confirmed