Deputy Director - Financial Services (R240020)

Aston University
April 05, 2024
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Deputy Director - Financial Services Executive Director of Finance Office Location: Aston University John Cadbury House

Salary: £Competitive Basis: Full Time Closing Date: 23.59 hours BST on Friday 05 April 2024 Reference: R240020 Release Date: Tuesday 27 February 2024

Aston University stands as a dynamic and forward-thinking institution dedicated to fostering excellence in education and research, providing an environment ripe for personal and professional development.

We are currently seeking to appoint our inaugural Deputy Director – Financial Services (DDFS) to drive our financial endeavours forward. In this pivotal role, you will lead operational financial services, overseeing budgetary advice, optimising financial transactions, and delivering comprehensive reporting and analytics. Your strategic acumen will play a vital role in shaping our financial strategies and ensuring robust governance practices.

Collaborating closely with the Executive Director of Finance, you will lead the Senior Management Team, offering direction and mentorship to a diverse group of professionals, aligning with the Aston 2030 strategy. Your expertise will be instrumental in navigating the complexities of budgeting processes, financial planning, and risk management.

To excel in this position, you will bring a proven track record in strategic financial leadership, exceptional communication and influencing skills, a CCAB or equivalent financial qualification, and evidence of continued professional development. Thriving in mission-driven organisations, you will adeptly manage demanding workloads with agility and resilience.

At Aston University, we are deeply committed to nurturing excellence in education and research while ensuring long-term financial sustainability. Seize the opportunity to advance your career with Aston University, where ambitious individuals are empowered to make a lasting impact. If you're prepared to contribute meaningfully to our mission, apply now and become a part of shaping the future of higher education.

On-campus presence required a minimum of three days per week.

For a confidential conversation about the role please contact Chane' Parsons at GatenbySanderson ([email protected]). To apply for the role please visit https: // www.

Closing date: Midnight Friday 5 th April 2024

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