Interim Director of Finance

Non-Profit Organisation

Starfish Search are working with a charity to recruit an Interim Director of Finance. The focus of this role is to ensure that the charity is run on sound financial principle and that strategic and financial decisions are based on detailed evidence.


You Will:

  • Lead the finance team, planning and managing the workload of the department, and ensuring a high standard of support is offered by the team to the wider charity
  • Act as a member of the Senior Leadership Team providing collective leadership for the charity
  • Ensure the charity has effective financial policies and procedures in place, which are periodically reviewed and improved
  • Monitor the charity’s investments, working closely with investment advisors
  • Be responsible for the preparation of the Charity annual statutory accounts
  • Act as Company Secretary, ensuring that the organisation complies with corporate governance requirements set by regulators.


You Will Have:

  • Experience of leading the finance function in a non-profit organisation
  • An understanding of the political regulatory environment in which charities operate, including relevant areas of charity law
  • Direct experience of producing statutory accounts
  • The ability to develop strong relationships with a range of stakeholders


This role is running for a period of six months, it is a hybrid role with an expected 2 days/week in one of their central London locations. Salary, circa £94,000. Day rate considered Inside IR35.