Director of Finance & IT – YMCA DownsLink Group

At YMCA DownsLink Group our aspiration is to deliver housing and support so that children, young people and their families can belong, contribute and thrive in their communities. Life has been tough for the young people we work with, but through specialist support and accommodation we help to turn things around.

Location(s): Hove, Brighton / Flexible working
Closing date: 3 Dec 2021
Salary: £80k - £85k

About the role

As well as a senior track record and specialisms appropriate to each role, our two new Director colleagues will also need to share our ethos and ambition.

With new colleagues joining our leadership team and a new five-year strategy to be launched in April 2022, this is an exciting time to join us.

We would especially welcome interest from people who can bring diversity of thought and life experience, and team members who value working collaboratively and at pace.

Key contact

The job pack for each post can be found at

After reading the pack, do contact Bill Barkworth for follow-up discussion on 07706 369273, or for a booked call, email him at

Key dates

Closing date Stage 1 interviews Stakeholder event Stage 2 interviews
Fri 3 Dec 2021 Tue 14, Wed 15 or Fri 17 Dec 2021 Mon 10 Jan 2022 Wed 12 & Thu 13 Jan 2022

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 3 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 use the button below to apply:


Please ensure we receive your application in good time. If you do not see a confirmation message after submitting your application using the online form, please call us on 020 3434 0990.

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Director of Finance & IT – YMCA DownsLink Group

Location(s): Hove, Brighton / Flexible working
Closing date: 3 Dec 2021
Salary: £80k - £85k

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