Role: Head of Finance
Hours: Full-time (part-time will be considered)
Salary: Up to £50,000
Contract: Permanent
Report to: Director (CEO)
Deadline: Closing date for applications: Friday 1 September 2017
Interviews: TBC

Reporting directly to the Director (CEO), the Head of Finance will be responsible for the financial management of the organisation, acting as financial controller in charge of all accounting functions. This person will prepare management accounts, assist with the setting of budgets, analyse variances and provide cash flows and other relevant financial information in a timely fashion to the rest of the senior team and the Board of Trustees as a key contributor to the smooth running and development of the organisation.

The post holder will be able to put in place and maintain robust financial management and reporting processes and have excellent organisational skills, abundant common sense, the ability to prioritise and will be a pro-active team player, working closely with the rest of the senior management team. The Head of Finance will also manage the finance officer and finance assistant.

Located in the heart of historic Chichester on the south coast, Pallant House Gallery is a unique combination of a Grade One Listed Queen-Anne townhouse and an award-winning contemporary extension, housing one of the most significant collections of Modern British art in the country. Widely acclaimed for its innovative temporary exhibitions and pioneering Learning and Community programme which has inclusion at its heart, it has won numerous awards and accolades including the Gulbenkian Prize and the Charity Award.

How to apply

Send your application with a covering letter to Andrew Churchill, Deputy Director via email or by post to Pallant House Gallery, 9 North Pallant, Chichester, West Sussex PO19 1TJ.

Please also complete the equal opportunities monitoring form and send it in a separate envelope or email marked ‘Monitoring' to Andrew Churchill. Completing this form is entirely voluntary and plays no part in the recruitment process. It will be used solely to monitor the people applying for the post. Pallant House Gallery is working towards becoming an Equal Opportunities employer.

CVs will not be accepted and we regret that we cannot enter into any detailed discussion about the role.