DATED February 2018
SALARY RANGE £49,000 – £59,000 depending on experience
STATUS Full-time, permanent contract

The Director of Finance and Operations is a pivotal appointment for Firstsite. Working closely with the Director, you will form part of the senior leadership team, and support the business planning and direction setting. You will lead on all governance, contractual, financial and commercial arrangements. You will be responsible for the Finance, IT, Facilities and HR functions on an on-going basis.

In particular you will take a leading role in maintaining and reviewing the four-year financial model to support the delivery of our strategic aims and the compilation of the annual budget and regular forecasts – this will include a priority on ensuring the rapid improvement of our income generation performance across commercial activity including hires, auditorium, retail, café, restaurant and our incubator space at 15 Queen Street.

You and your team will ensure that all statutory obligations are met, that all accounting and finance activities are fulfilled, including the preparation of consolidated annual accounts and tax compliance. You will oversee the swift production of management accounts and ensure effective communication of the key messages.

The closing date is 9am, Monday 2 April 2018.

The first round of interviews will be held on Thursday 12 April 2018.
The second round of interviews will be held on Tuesday 17 April 2018.

Please send your CV, cover letter and completed equal opportunities form to Sandra Macdonald at

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