Executive Director of Finance

Attractive salary
31 Jan 2019
25 Feb 2019
Executive, Finance
Acute Trust
Job Type

Sheffield Children’s NHS Foundation Trust is an exceptional organisation dedicated to offering world class services to children and young people for over 140 years.  We provide a wide range of services covering both physical and mental health in a range of acute and community settings with an annual income of circa £200m and more than 3,000 talented staff members.  We are working successfully with partners across Sheffield as part of the Place Based Partnership and in the wider South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw Integrated Care System where we are leading and collaborating in several key workstreams and service areas.

Our Executive Director of Finance is moving to a role in transformation for the Trust and so at this exciting time in our development we are seeking a senior leader to join us in our mission to improve the health, wellbeing and life chances of Children and Young People.  As one of the leading providers of children’s services in the country we have a significant opportunity to influence the development of services for children and young people at a national level.  Reporting to our Chief Executive this role will be critical to ensuring we deliver a strong financial position and develop new and sustainable models of care both within the organisation and throughout our wider region.  As a core member of the Executive team this role will work with alongside Board colleagues to develop and implement strategy and uphold our strong vision and values.

We are keen to hear from existing or aspirant Executive Directors of Finance seeking a role in a unique and ambitious organisation.  Bringing a strong track record of financial leadership in a complex NHS organisation, you will thrive within an environment of rapid transformation.  Highly visible, resilient and commercially astute, you will inspire and motivate a talented team whilst working effectively with our partners on a regional basis.  With responsibility for leading the development of our financial strategy and planning at a time of increasing cost pressure and rising demand, this role will be central to our future success.  Working with Board colleagues you will quickly build trusted and productive relationships with our staff, patients and our partners; creating an environment for the delivery of transformational change within our Trust and the wider system in South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw. 

To find out more about us and this exciting opportunity please click on the apply button and call Emma Pickup or Michelle Shirley at GatenbySanderson on 0113 205 6289 for a confidential discussion.

Closing Date:     Monday 25 February 2019         

Final interviews:             w/c 25 March 2019