While this is highly ambitious, we strongly believe that the 12,000 partners, grandads, fathers, brothers, and mates who die every year are worth every minute of our effort.
To deliver on our mission we fund a pioneering and cutting-edge research programme, uniting the brightest minds in science and healthcare, and invest in health awareness to tackle the stigma associated with prostate cancer; activating men, and their loved ones, into doing something about it. We have announced the TRANSFORM research trial that, we hope, will provide the evidence required to set up a screening programme for men.
The Head of Finance is an exciting new role; you’ll deliver strategic financial planning, working closely with colleagues across the organisation. You’ll continue a continuous improvement mindset and ensure that we maintain strong and effective financial controls. You’ll work with a committed team, who are keen to keep learning.
The successful candidate must be a professionally qualified accountant with a driven and proactive approach and robust technical skills gained in the Charity, Commercial or wider Public Sector. You will have a strong sense of commercial acumen and an analytical mindset. You will be a proven leader with excellent communication skills, able to build rapport, challenge and influence a wide range of stakeholders across the organisation. You will be committed to continuous improvement of the finance function to enhance better decision making across the organisation.
We’ve emerged from the pandemic in good financial health, and we are developing exciting and transformative plans for the future. As we accelerate our impact, it is a truly exciting time to join us as Head of Finance, and play a key role in shaping our future.
At Prostate Cancer UK, we need the very best people to help us achieve our ambition. We’re passionate about and committed to reaching men at risk and promoting equity, diversity, and inclusion in everything we do. This includes increasing the diversity of our board and leadership. With this in mind, we welcome applications from a range of backgrounds and experiences.
For further information, please see our dedicated candidate pack.
We are proud to partner exclusively with Allen Lane on this appointment. To apply please send your CV and supporting statement to ProstateCancer@allenlane.co.uk by Sunday 18th February.
For an informal conversation about the role please contact Bryony Thomas at firstname.lastname@example.org / 07921 334 625.
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