Director of Finance and Resources
We are currently recruiting for a Director of Finance and
Resources to join the Senior Management Team at our Head Office in
This is an exciting and challenging time for the organisation as
the Commission heads towards its 100th year. This role will be part
of the Commission's Senior Management Team as it works on the new
strategic plan for the organisation. You will lead financial and
resource planning, with the possibility of it taking on a new
status as a charity. Managing the contributions from member
nations, achieving excellent value for money through the provision
of quality management information, and supporting the organisation
with long-term financial and budgetary modelling will be at
the heart of keeping the CWGC sustainable and viable.
Reporting directly to the Director General, and managing the
small head office finance team, this varied role will provide
financial advice to the Commission and Commissioners, and support
the four main geographical area directors in their delivery.
The finance director also acts as Secretary of the Finance and
Audit Committees and will be a member of the Endowment Fund
Committee. In addition, future migration of responsibilities
will include management of the Human Resources function.
- Qualified accountant (CCAB or CIMA).
- Demonstrable experience of working in a finance/accounting
leadership role, with the authority and credibility to deal direct
with the board and with experienced colleagues.
- Experience of public sector financing and UK Charity standards
- Strong interpersonal skills with a preference for team
- Ability to analyse complex data and make sound judgements
- Experience of HR Policy and pay negotiations is desirable
- Ability to travel, but based in Maidenhead, Berkshire, 25
minutes from Paddington.
Salary range for this position is £70,000 - £80,000.
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The closing date for applications is Monday 9th
March 2015 and interviews will be held in late March.
Technical Supervisor, AAPA - 12 month
We are seeking candidates for a 12 month fixed term position as
Technical Supervisor, to join our Africa and Asia Pacific Area
(AAPA) team based at Maidenhead, UK.
Main responsibilities include cyclical maintenance of Commission
structures, buildings and property in the Far East, India and
Central Africa, preparation of technical specifications, tendering
documents, processing headstone ordering and providing
technical and administrative support to the Commission's staff.
Skills and experience required:
• Experience in building construction, stonework or
• Experience in Estate, Contract and Project Management
• Working knowledge of MS Excel
• High level of literacy in first language and fluency in
English (reading, written & spoken)
• Experience of overseas working
• Experience of CAD software
• Ability to interpret construction drawings
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If you are interested in this post, please send your CV,
together with a Cover Letter detailing why you wish to be
considered and what you could bring to the role, to firstname.lastname@example.org. All
applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.
Closing date for this post is close of business (16:30 UK time),
Friday 27 February 2015