King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of c£1 billion, 1.
5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London. The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) sites at Denmark Hill in Camberwell and at the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.
King’s College Hospital is currently delivering an ambitious financial efficiency programme for 2018 / 19 and beyond with the aim to achieve long-
term financial sustainability. The Trust appointed a substantive CFO, Lorcan Woods, in July 2018 and over the last 4 months the Finance Department has been undertaking an exciting Finance Transformation programme.
Reporting into the Deputy CFO, this post holder will have a broad and challenging remit, where they will be required to oversee Corporate Reporting, Costing and Income teams and R&D, Private Patient and Corporate business partnering.
The post-holder will work closely with the Director of Planning and Financial Performance, the Executive and Divisions to ensure that the central finance function makes a direct contribution to their managerial and business objectives.
The successful candidate must be impressive in person, credible, a professionally qualified accountant with exemplary leadership skills, high standards and strong influencing skills.
You must be a naturally strategic thinker, and a confident, clear communicator to enable you to build effective relationships and influence stakeholders at all levels, in and out of the organisation.
Your significant post-qualification experience will have been gained from working within or with the NHS, in a range of different roles in finance.
This is a great opportunity to accelerate your career in a challenging and wide-ranging role.
A desire to be part of an exciting future for one of the country’s premier Foundation Trusts along with an energy and passion to drive forward change is a must for any applicant.
We encourage early applications. Please note panel interviews will be held on week commencing Monday 11th March.
For further details please contact our recruitment partner Adrian Watts from Allen Lane on 0207 101 8807 and send your CV and cover letter to kingsnhs allenlane.
co.uk referencing the role you are applying for.