Director of Finance

Kentish Town, London
18 Oct 2019
04 Nov 2019
Full Time
Organisation Type
Housing association / RP

Sapphire Independent Housing was first established in 1969 as Irish Centre Hostels before expanding into general needs housing in 1990s.  Today, Sapphire Independent Housing is a successful modern and diverse housing association with a mixed tenure portfolio that provides homes, support and services to people across four London boroughs and South Hertfordshire.

Sapphire is ambitious for the future and we are now seeking a Director of Finance; this role is central to our success by ensuring that we have a modern and effective finance and IT function that supports us to achieve our mission and objectives.

Working as part of the Executive Team you will be aligned to our mission and our 4 guiding principles. You will also strategically lead the finance function providing robust financial controls, external and internal audit risk management, treasury management, and IT. 

The successful candidate will be a CCAB OR CIMA qualified accountant who has worked at a senior level in a regulated environment and will have proven experience of leading finance and IT functions.  The ability to work strategically across the organisation is also essential. 

If you would like to find out more please click the red 'apply' button to be redirected and to download the briefing papers.

Closing Date for applications: 9am Monday 4th November

Initial Interviews: Tuesday 12th November

Online Assessments: Between 13th & 20th November

Final Interviews: w/c 25th November