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Matthew Project - Finance and Business Manager 

The Matthew Project is looking to appoint a Finance and Business Manager, based in Norwich.


Finance and Business Manager
£38,471 - £42,472 per annum (depending on skills and experience)
37 Hours per week

Are you looking to make a real difference?
Can you help us make every pound go as far as possible?
Are you looking for a challenging and rewarding role?

This core role is to manage the charity’s finance and financial processes so that we have excellent financial governance. The role involves responsibility for all finance and payroll activities for the organisation as well as providing oversight of HR and ICT, focusing on delivering and developing high quality services to the organisation.  Experience of the charity sector and multi-stream funding would be an advantage.

The role involves: -

  • preparation and presentation of Monthly management accounts and commentary, budget and cashflow forecast;
  • preparation and presentation of costing and financial modelling for bids and projects;
  • liaison with external ICT provider;
  • supporting the work of the HR Officer;
  • line management of the Finance and HR team including monitoring the workloads and undertaking performance reviews against agreed key performance indicators.

The Matthew Project is a value driven charity empowering young people and adults to overcome drugs, alcohol, and mental health issues so they can live their lives more fully.   In addition, we offer specialist services for both family members impacted by others’ substance misuse and for veterans. This can only be done with a strong support team lead by our Finance and Business Manager.

The role will require the successful candidate to undertake a DBS check prior to starting employment.

The office base is in Norwich with the flexibility of some home working. You will be expected to be in the office at least 2 days a week.
How to Apply
Read the full description of the role here and click here to complete and submit your application. If you experience difficulties in completing your application, please refer to the guidance on how to apply.

If you require a paper version of the application form and pack please telephone us on 01603 626123 or email hr@matthewproject.org ensuring you provide your name and postal address.

Closing Date: Tuesday 30th May 2023 at 12 noon

Interview Date: Friday 9th June 2023 at our Oak Street office

We are committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults. All successful applicants will be subject to a DBS check (level dependant on role) and satisfactory references.

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