Director of Finance, Governance & Risk

Salary £70,000 (subject to review)
12 Dec 2018
11 Jan 2019
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Framework is a charity delivering housing, health, employment, support and care services to people with a diverse range of needs. We assist rough sleepers and those who need help to keep their home. We support excluded youngsters as they make their way into adulthood, and those starting or returning to work. We provide access to treatment for people with mental health issues and those misusing alcohol or illegal substances.  We join up provision for homeless people with multiple and complex needs.

Through 70 services across the East Midlands, Framework is both a safety net and a platform for change. Each year more than 16,000 people approach us for help. Responding to their needs, respecting their choices and empowering them to achieve, we aim to make life better for our service users and those around them.

Reporting to our CEO, the Director of Finance, Governance & Risk will provide strategic leadership on all financial matters such as long-term financial planning, stress testing, budgeting; financial reporting; regulation and risk management.  The person appointed to this role will also become Framework’s Company Secretary, assisting the Board to ensure that decisions are taken in accordance with modern standards of good governance.

This is an opportunity to join an organisation driven by values that takes responsible risks to tackle poverty, injustice, homelessness and exclusion. Applicants who are fully qualified accountants with significant post qualification experience are encouraged to apply.  Knowledge of the legal and regulatory environment in which charities and housing associations operate are encouraged would also be very useful for this role.  In return for your expertise and commitment we will support your continuing professional development, involve you as a leader in our biggest decisions and give you autonomy within your sphere of control.

For further information about the role and Framework, please click the red 'apply' button to be redirected to our website to download an application pack.

For an informal discussion about the role please contact In2People, our retained consultants. Anita Davies (Director) may be contacted on 07853 348033 -

The closing date for applications is noon, 11 January 2019

Shortlisted candidates will be invited to interview / assessment on either the 29th or 31 January 2019.

In a recent staff survey, 97% of Framework’s workforce said they were proud to work for us.

Framework is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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