The Royal Marsden is a world-leading cancer centre specialising in cancer diagnosis, treatment, research and education. They have two hospitals: one in Chelsea, London, and another in Sutton, Surrey. The mission; to cure more people and improve the quality of life for those living with and after cancer. With 3,500 employees, £350m income and an unrivalled reputation for its patient care, the Marsden is making an impact.
As a member of the Senior Management team with the finance department, and reporting into the Associate Director – Operations, some of the key responsibilities include:
- The management of the performance of the Financial Control team (including outsourced providers) ensuring the delivery of a professional, dynamic, efficient and proactive service to meet the needs of the Trust.
- To lead on the development of the financial plan with specific responsibility for cash flow, the balance sheet and fixed assets ensuring this is consistent with the Trust’s approved strategy, income and expenditure plans.
- Lead on the preparation of Trust’s annual accounts in accordance with IFRS and NHSI’s Annual Reporting Manual.
- Develop, implement and maintain Capital policies and procedures, whilst providing divisions with support and analysis around business cases.
This is an integral role to the organisation which requires an experienced and technically proficient individual. You will be a professionally qualified accountant who has a progressive career to date within financial accounting. The role requires a decisive individual who isn’t afraid of making decisions. You will naturally have a passion for best practice, have a keen eye for detail and be a completer finisher. The successful candidate will come from the NHS, wider public or commercial sectors and be comfortable when working in a challenging sector.
For further information on the opportunity please contact Adrian Watts from Allen Lane on 0207 101 8807 / 0781 629 0865. Please send through your CV and supporting statement to firstname.lastname@example.org referencing Financial Controller in the subject heading.