Head of Financial Accounting
Let us tell you a little bit about what we do…
The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is the independent regulator of health and adult social care in England. Here at CQC, colleagues across the organisation work together to create a positive difference within health and social care services by ensuring they provide people with safe, effective, compassionate, high-quality care while continuously driving the improvement of care services. In recent years, our innovative organisation has radically changed the way we work, resulting in great confidence within its systems and findings. Our ambition for the next few years is a more targeted, responsive and collaborative approach to regulation which will lead to more people receiving high quality care.
Now, how about we tell you a bit about the role…
The Head of Financial Accounting reports to Director of Finance, Commercial and Infrastructure within the CQC directorate of Regulatory, Customer & Corporate Operations (RCCO).
With experience of delivering a robust financial accounting service, the role holder will be expected to develop and implement a financial strategy ensuring that appropriate controls and procedures are in place to provide assurance, compliance and effective management of CQC’s finances.
What are we looking for from you…
We are looking for someone who will bring passion, energy and determination to the role to make it a success. Candidates should be a qualified accountant with a proven track record in a senior financial role. Skilled in the management of complex stakeholder relationships, candidates will have a proactive can-do attitude with the clear ability to inspire, motivate and develop exceptional teams while delivering innovative, quality driven and people focused services.
Lastly underpinning all of the above, we expect candidates to be committed to CQC’s values of Excellence, Caring, Integrity and Teamwork!