Arches – Director of Finance and Corporate Services

Arches Housing was established in 1975 as a community based social landlord. The organisation has steadily increased its stock of properties and we now manage nearly 1,200 homes in Sheffield and Rotherham and have a strong ambition to grow further.  As an organisation our priorities are to provide homes that people want to live in, develop quality new homes, maintain a sustainable and balanced business model, but above all to ensure that our customers are at the heart of everything we do.

Location(s): Yorkshire Region
Job Type: Permanent
Closing date: June 29 2018
Salary: Circa £63,000

About the role

This is a new and exciting opportunity to work collaboratively with a relatively new Chief Executive.  In this post you will have influence and impact as the organisation continues to evolve under a new executive leadership.  Leading on areas across finance, treasury management, audit & risk, and transactional HR you will also offer strong corporate leadership skills.  Working closely with the Board/Audit and Risk Committee you will be providing assurance coupled with contributing to shaping strategy and the future direction of the whole organisation.

You will need to be a professionally qualified accountant with a strong knowledge of the financial management of a regulated business such as the social housing sector. We are keen to offer flexibility, and so therefore also open to considering up to four days a week for an experienced senior professional.

Key contact

If you are committed to delivering quality services and wish to help shape and support our future, then please contact our retained consultant Kelly Shaw on 07900 363 803 or 020 3434 0990.

Key dates

Closing date Stage 1 interviews Stage 2 interviews
Fri 29 June 2018 at 12 noon Tues 10 July 2018 Tues 17 July 2018

How to apply

Please download and review the recruitment pack and associated documents below:

Send an up to date CV and supporting statement, detailing how you meet the criteria for this role using the person specification, along with your completed declaration form. We advise that your supporting statement is no longer than 2 pages and your CV no more than 3 pages. Your CV must contain dates worked and a brief description of your key responsibilities for each role including consultancy/project work.

Once complete, please send your application in MS Word format by email


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