Head of Finance

Job Description

Castlefield Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Head of Finance within a Public Sector organisation based in the North West. This will be for an initial 6 months however could be extended due to work load.


  • Producing information to tight deadlines and creating detailed monthly reports
  • Accountable for the monthly financial reporting, putting together and presenting monthly financial and activity performance narratives at monthly board meetings
  • Proactively working with and engaging clinicians in financial management issues
  • Challenging consultants and lead clinicians with Patient Level Information Costing (PLICs) and developing plans for future efficiency savings
  • Liaising with senior stakeholders and budget holders
  • Board reporting and engaging with board members to discuss progress on key projects and also presented the financial performance reports to the board


  • Excellent communication skills and can liaise with senior staff
  • NHS experience is essential