Finance and Commercial Director

Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
(£69,007 - £77,550) Up to £80k for an exceptional candidate
28 Jul 2020
19 Aug 2020
Qualification Level
Fully qualified
Seniority Level
Contract Type

Family Psychology Mutual, is a relatively new and expanding social enterprise (spun out of Cambridgeshire County Council) based in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire. The company is owned by its’ members who each hold a single nominal share.  FPM, in collaboration with Bridges Fund Management has been contracted by Norfolk County Council and Suffolk County Council to deliver evidence based, therapeutic family services for young people at risk of care entry. The Norfolk service delivers Functional Family Therapy Child Welfare with staff based in Norwich, Kings Lynn and Dereham. The Suffolk service delivers FFT standard with staff based in Ipswich, Lowestoft and Bury St Edmunds.  Both services are embedded with the social care teams and are funded by social impact bonds. The Positive Families Partnership delivers FFT and MST in two clusters of London Boroughs (10 presently) with the FFT services delivered by FPM. There is a Youth Endowment Fund funded project in Redbridge for young people at risk of criminal exploitation. You will help to grow and sustain the business as we develop our business plan.

We are seeking a dynamic, commercially aware accountant to the lead the financial and commercial services for FPM and to ensure that contracts are delivered and that relationships with investors and partners are strong. You will contribute to the assurance of key performance metrics for the service at board level. You will represent the company as necessary with commissioners and partners and deputise for the Joint CEO as required. A key part of the leadership team you will take on our daily and management accounts which will be drawn in house. You will also prepare the Annual Report and Accounts, providing a hands-on approach to the finance and commercial operations and delivering the business plan.  This is a new post and therefore offers the opportunity for the role to be significantly shaped by the incoming post holder.  For an informal discussion please call Tom Jefford Business Director 07909 687703, Brigitte Squire Clinical Director 07787 105445.