Director of Finance and Corporate Services

Leeds Cares


  • Location


  • Job type


  • Sector

    Not for Profit

  • Salary/Remuneration


  • Job ref


  • Expiry date

    22 February 2020

  • Client

    Leeds Cares

Ref: GSe62153

Leeds Cares is the official charity partner of Leeds Teaching Hospitals dedicated to supporting the provision of exceptional healthcare for everyone in Leeds, across Yorkshire and surrounding regions. With the recent announcement that Leeds Teaching Hospitals will be one of only six trusts nationally to get a share of £ to build two hospitals by 2025, now is an exciting time to join the charity.

We are now seeking a new Director of Finance and Corporate Services to join our senior leadership team to lead and develop our corporate services to deliver our aspirational targets to meet our growth strategy. This is a unique opportunity for someone who wants to make a difference in a vibrant and exciting city, with one of the largest teaching hospital trusts in the country delivering pioneering work.

Experienced in the charity sector, you will be a qualified finance professional with a strong track record in strategically leading teams to achieving challenging KPIs. Because this is a post which brings strategic influence, your  communication and relationship skills will be first-class as the role will require you to work with people in and out of the organisation to deliver exceptional corporate services fit for the future as we embark on our ambitious growth journey.

Closing Date10am Friday 21st February 2020
Preliminary interviews with GatenbySanderson w/c 9th March 2020
Referencing/profiling w/c 23rd March 2020
Final Panel Intervieww/c 30th March 2020
How to Apply

To apply for this role, please submit an up to date copy of your CV, along with a Supporting Statement that addresses the criteria set out in the person specification, using examples to demonstrate how you meet the essential requirements. Please provide your home, work, mobile and email contact details and let us know of any dates when you are not available or where you may have difficulty with the indicative timetable. You should also provide the names, positions, organisations and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer. If you do not wish us to approach your referees without your prior permission, please state this clearly.

Once you have submitted your application, you will receive an automated email to confirm that you have applied. If you do not receive this email, please make contact with GatenbySanderson.