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Director of Finance

Job Title Director of Finance
Contract Type Permanent
Location Manchester
Salary £70k per year
Job Published 23 Jun 2017
REF J61302
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Job Description

c£70,000 per annum plus contributory pension

Manchester, UK, with periods of overseas travel

A relocation allowance up to a maximum amount is available to the successful candidate.

As the only UK aid and development charity to have shared the Nobel Peace Prize, Mines Advisory Group (MAG) is an energetic, inspiring and forward thinking organisation. Wars and conflicts erupt, subside and end. But they leave behind millions of landmines, unexploded bombs and unsecure arms. At MAG, we believe that whenever and wherever wars happen, ordinary people should not be the ones who pay the price.

MAG is looking for a dynamic Director of Finance to:

  • Provide oversight and strategic leadership to ensure MAG’s continued and ongoing financial health.
  • Provide corporate oversight of the financial and legal affairs of MAG, ensuring all financial activities are carried out in compliance with statutory, regulatory and contractual requirements.
  • Promote and guide commercial awareness, identifying, advising and directing on effective growth paths.
  • Play a significant role as a member of the organisational management team to lead a strong, sustainable and innovative future for MAG.

The successful candidate will demonstrate outstanding leadership skills and the ability to take a considered and clear view on strategic issues and areas of risk. A collaborative senior leader, they will have experience of treasury management, risk management, financial statement preparation and audit process management. Knowledge and experience of multi-project/contract funding environments would be preferable.

This is a demanding but highly rewarding position that will be suited to a highly motivated, solution-focused and commercially astute senior finance manager.  It will offer you the opportunity to use your strategic and leadership skills in a fast-paced environment, supporting MAG’s global life-saving programme of work.

The closing date is 9am on Friday 4th August. Interviews will be held in MAG HQ in Manchester w/c 21st August. Reasonable travel expenses for candidates invited to attend for interview will be reimbursed.

For further information and details of how to apply, please contact Search Consultants Angela Chellappah (020 71986050 / or Rob Hayter (020 71986060 / at TPP Recruitment.

We value diversity at TPP and welcome applications from all sections of the community.


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Ref: J61302 | Published: 23th Jun 2017

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