Job title: Head of Finance

Location: Spurgeon’s College, 189 South Norwood Hill, London SE25

Contract Length: Permanent

Hours: Part time 3 days a week (or 21 hour equivalent)

Salary: £35,000 p.a. pro rata

Start date: As soon as possible

We are looking for a highly motivated and skilled Head of Finance to join our team.

You will manage all aspects of finance across the College, including responsibility for monitoring budgets, monthly financial reporting, business planning and support functions.

You will be accountable to the Chief Operating Officer and manage a small finance team. You will bring to the role managerial experience and the knowledge, intellectual capacity, reasoning and analytical skills of a graduate or equivalent. You will be qualified to a professional level.

You will be an excellent communicator, experienced line manager and collaborative working skills are a must. You will have strong organisational skills and the ability to prioritise and delegate effectively. You will also be confident in handling financial data and large budgets, and will have proven ability in supporting and enabling strategic planning. You must have experience of financial reporting, including management accounts.  

Spurgeon’s College has a worldwide reputation for its work in Christian theological education. Its mission is to provide Christ-centred, biblically-rooted training in discipleship for the practice of mission and ministry

The full job information pack can be found below.

Applications must include a covering letter, along with a completed application form and an equal opportunities monitoring form, which can be downloaded via the links below. Applications should be sent to Rev Helen Stokley (COO), in confidence, at

Closing date for applications: 4th September 2020

Interviews: 14th September 2020 and 18th September 2020