Director of Finance, Children's Health Foundation

Job description

Director of Finance & Operations Required for The Children’s Health Foundation in Dublin

The Children’s Health Foundation (CHF) is focused on raising funds to fulfil thier mission of providing world class medical facilities, research, and compassionate loving care for every sick child in Ireland cared for in Children’s Health Ireland hospitals and urgent care centres. The Foundation supports Crumlin and Temple Street Children’s Hospitals, National Children’s Hospital Tallaght, and Connolly Urgent Care Centre. The creation of Children’s Health Foundation in 2019 brought together the existing Temple Street Foundation and The Children’s Medical and Research Foundation Crumlin to continue to support Ireland’s sickest children in their treatment journey today, tomorrow and into the future.

This is an exciting time to join Children’s Health Foundation, full of challenges and opportunities that allow them to support the hospitals in the best possible way, whether that’s through family and patient support, vital research, medical equipment, or redevelopment.

A key member of the Leadership team, the Director of Finance & Operations (DFO) is accountable for the fiscal integrity of CHF within policies set by the Board of Directors and the regulatory authorities. The job holder has a critical role to play to ensure the effective functioning of the organisation.

Principle Responsibilities Will Include:
- Strategic Leadership
- Financial Management
- Governance
- Data Team Management
- ICT & Facilities
- Leadership and People Management
- Stakeholder Management

Required Skills & Experience
- Qualified Accountant with significant ‘Post Qualified Experience’.
- Recent experience working in the charity sector.
- Recent experience working in a senior management role.
- Broad experience which includes operational exposure.

If you are interested in finding out more about this great job opportunity to support a fantastic foundation, please apply to this advert with your CV or contact Sam Breckon at Sigmar Recruitment on 01 4744664 /

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