Vacancy: Finance Manager

Are you looking for a job where you can make a real difference?

We have a vacancy for the position of Finance Manager

Salary £30,000 per annum (Pro rata)

20 hours per week (£16,216)

Based in either Cambridge or Peterborough with some homeworking

Headway Cambridgeshire is currently looking for a highly motivated, adaptable professional to join our team providing specialist services to people with a brain injury. We provide unique career opportunities within a dynamic and creative organisation.

You will be managing the finances of a small but growing local charity as part of a senior management team, reporting to the CEO.

The ideal candidate will have demonstrable experience of finance management in the charity sector including experience of financial forecasting, budgeting, reporting and of managing payroll.

A confident communicator with strong management and interpersonal skills, you will have experience of managing and reporting on various streams of income and expenditure and the ability to work collaboratively with all stakeholders to deliver services to meet the needs of people with a brain injury.

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Post completed Application Form to:

HR, Headway Cambridgeshire, The Old Maltings, 135 Ditton Walk, Cambridge, CB5 8PY

Download Application Form (online version)

Email completed Application Form (online version) to: hr@headway-cambs.org.uk

This position is subject to an enhanced DBS clearance.

The closing date for applications is 9.00 am Monday 8 March 2021.

First interviews with senior management will be held via zoom on Thursday 11 March 2021.

Second interviews with management and treasurer will be arranged.

Interested potential applicants may arrange an informal discussion with the CEO for further information by emailing suec@headway-cambs.org.uk

Applications by our form only - CVs will not be considered.


Thank you for the support and advice that you have been giving my husband. This has in turn taken a lot of pressure off me and has helped me through his bad days and angry spells.
Christine, wife of Headway client