Head of Finance

5 days left

60,000 - 75,000
08 Sep 2016
06 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

The Cumberland Building Society is the 10th largest building society, with over 500 staff, 34 branches, over £2 billion assets and around 150,000 customers, providing a full range of mortgages, savings and current accounts for both personal and business customers, together with estate agency and vehicle finance subsidiaries. With its strong regional franchise and continued sound financial performance (you can access our latest annual report and accounts at www.cumberland.co.uk) the Society has an excellent future as an independent mutual building society.

We are now looking for an outstanding individual to join us as Head of Finance.

Reporting to the Finance Director, you will be responsible for:

  • the line management of the Finance Department

  • financial management information, including the reporting of results, variance

analyses, budgets and projections for the Board, and information returns to the

Bank of England

  • the Group’s published financial statements

  • the Group’s payroll function

  • contributing to the achievement of the Group’s general business objectives.

The ideal candidate will be self-motivated, focused and organised and have a proven ability to work quickly and accurately to meet deadlines. Sound technical accounting knowledge, verbal and written communication and PC skills are required. It is envisaged that there will be rapid progression to the Society’s Executive and excellent long term prospects for the successful candidate.

Please telephone 01228 403117 or email personnel@cumberland.co.uk for an application form, which should be submitted with your full curriculum vitae to Chloe Turner, HR Controller, Cumberland Building Society, Cumberland House, Cooper Way, Parkhouse, Carlisle, CA3 0JF, or to personnel@cumberland.co.uk.

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