Director of Finance and Development
£70,000 - £75,000 per annum
(dependent upon experience and skills)

A newly created role is available for a qualified and experienced Finance Director to contribute to the strategic development and operational management within the Finance and Development department.

This is a permanent, full time role, working 35 hours per week, Monday – Friday, 9.00am-5.00pm although some flexibility may be required outside of these core business hours.  In return we offer a competitive salary, 38 days holiday (inclusive of bank holidays and gifted days) plus pension and salary exchange schemes.

Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, you will develop strategic objectives to ensure the delivery of a high-quality finance and governance service and establish innovative and sustainable solutions to meet the long-term financial needs of the diocese. You will be an integral member of the Senior Management Team with strategic and operational management responsibility across the sections within the department.
To succeed you must be an excellent communicator with the ability to develop and maintain strong working relationships with a broad range of stakeholders, including the Episcopal Vicar for Finance and Development. You will be a qualified accountant with up to date knowledge of accounting standards and experience of driving organisational strategy, financial planning and high-level financial operations including the development of robust integrated financial systems.

You must have a commitment to the ethos and mission of the Roman Catholic Church and a positive attitude towards embracing change across the organisation.

An information pack may be downloaded here -

If you wish to apply visit the main jobs page to download an application pack.

Alternatively, you can contact us by phone on 0151 522 1102

Closing date: Friday 11 January 2019

This post is not subject to an enhanced disclosure and barring service check