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Head of Finance and Administration

Head of Finance and Administration
Organisation Recruiting: 
Community First Yorkshire
Closing Date: 
Wednesday, 6 December, 2023
£41,418 pro rata
Contract Type: 
Job Description: 

Salary: NJC Spinal Scale Point 33, £41,418 pro rata 
Hours: 21 hours per week - core working day Tuesday 

Location: Hybrid - office based with very flexible home working policy and occasional travel across Yorkshire 

We’re passionate about helping charities and community groups to build vibrant and connected communities. 

If you feel strongly about making a difference, understand the power of finance and administration in facilitating the work of organisations and are solutions focussed, then we’d love to hear from you. 

We’re looking for a highly motivated person with a track record of providing organisations with full financial management functions who can also lead our Operations team and Employment Advice Service.

This crucial role is busy and varied and you will be relied on to provide sound financial advice to Trustees and the senior management team. As well as helping us develop our financial resilience, as a member of the Senior Management Team you will play an important part in helping to shape our future as a charity.  

We’re looking for a collaborative, experienced leader who can encourage the supportive culture in the team, with the ability to explain financial matters to non-financial managers. You’ll be joining a strong empowering team who enjoy working together.

Alongside the ability to respond flexibly to challenges with a solutions-focussed approach, we are looking for someone with an affinity to the wider voluntary, community and social enterprise sector (VCSE), and an appreciation for the rural context we are working in. 

Your energy, enthusiasm and commitment are as important to us as your background and experience, so we welcome candidates with transferrable skills. If you think this sounds like you, please have a look at the job description.

Apply by sending a CV and a covering letter telling us why you’d like to work at Community First Yorkshire and how you meet the job description, along with a confidential details form and equal opportunities form (available on our website) to by 6 December 2023.  

If you’d like an initial chat about the role, please contact Jill Wynne on  

Closing date: Wednesday 6 December 2023 
Interviews: Week beginning 11 December 2023

Community First Yorkshire
Registered Charity No: 515538

Interview Date: 
Monday, 11 December, 2023
York, YO23 3FS