Director of Finance - Sanctuary Care

Sanctuary Care
23 Sep 2018
10 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

At Sanctuary Care we believe in providing high quality care homes where people are looked after with the utmost dignity and respect. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who will share our mission statement ‘Keeping kindness at the heart of our care’.

Director of Finance – Sanctuary Care

Worcester based

££ Attractive salary plus car/car allowance

Sanctuary Care is a leading provider of residential and nursing homes across the UK. We employ 6,500 staff in over 100 care homes and have ambitious plans to continue to grow and diversify.

The Role

Reporting directly into the Group Director – Care and managing the Care Finance team, you will be tasked with the financial leadership and financial ownership for over 100 care homes across England and Scotland.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Finance professional, ideally from within the sector, that is seeking a new role with real growth potential and to make a positive and sustainable impact on the future direction of our business.

As part of this role you will ensure high quality and effective financial and management reporting, up-skilling and professional development of the finance team, introducing effective policies and processes to improve efficiencies and performance across the finance function, including; financial reporting systems, KPI’s and forecasting measures, whilst effectively managing the Portfolio funding and finances.

In addition you will provide input into strategic and commercial developments of the organisation, and creating a robust framework capable in adapting to ongoing growth and development. You will also shape you team to provide strategic business partnering support to aid decision making and to assist in the resolution of commercial challenges.

The role will also hold key influence with development and contract negotiations and business partnering across the Senior team, whilst ensuring collaborative working with Sanctuary Group’s corporate support services.

The Person

To succeed in this role, you will have proven experience within a senior finance role, ideally gained within the adult social care setting, coupled with the ability to lead a team to deliver value-added results that supports day to day operations. A proven track record of improving financial management and accountability within a large business is essential for this role.

Educated to Degree level with either ACCA or CIMA qualification, you will be highly motivated with a genuine passion to succeed and drive the company forward, whilst inspiring your team and colleagues.

Does this sound like you?

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The Reference number for this position is: 41277

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Closing date: 05 October 2018

We reserve the right to withdraw this advertisement at any time depending on application volumes; therefore an early submission of application is encouraged.

Building Equality and Diversity

We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent illegal working.

An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.

Sanctuary Care Limited is a subsidiary of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.