Unlocked Graduates is partnering exclusively with Robertson Bell to recruit to a Head of Finance on a permanent, full-time basis. Unlocked Graduates is an award-winning charity which exists to break cycles of re-offending by developing outstanding individuals to lead rehabilitation in prisons and throughout society.
This Head of Finance is a high-impact role in our 40-person organisation. It is part of our extended Senior Leadership Team and is crucial to our success as an organisation. The Head of Finance communicates across teams, works with the board, and has high levels of responsibility. Accountabilities include accounting, statutory reporting, financial planning, cash management and payroll also sit within their remit.
The key responsibilities will be:
At the core of our mission is a leadership development programme that brings top graduates into prisons to work as frontline prison officers for two years. This programme includes mentoring, work placements in partner organisations and a fully-funded master’s degree, while taking on the full duties of a frontline prison officer.
The organisation grew out of a recommendation in the Coates’ Review of prison education. Participants are selected through a rigorous and competitive recruitment process which is raising the profile of the prison officer role. Last year the graduate scheme was ranked 36th in the Times Top 100 Graduate Employers list.
The successful candidate will:
This position will be based officially at the head office in Euston however highly flexible working will be on offer. The closing date for applications is 27th July with first stage interviews taking place the week commencing 2nd August. Applications will be under constant review before the closing date so please submit your application to our exclusive search agent Robertson Bell. Apply now to be considered!